Been refused medical travel cover? Come back to us.

We don’t like to admit it but, from time to time, we have to let our customers down by not being able to offer them cover for their disabilities, age or medical condition. We don’t like doing it for obvious …

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Don’t let your medical condition spoil your summer

  It’s not often we go snooping around. But with the summer holidays coming up fast and lots of people looking to get away, we thought it’d be interesting to do a little mystery shopping. We know – from what …

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Staying at home this year? Even UK holidays need protection.

Staying at home this year? Even UK holidays need protection. Where are you going on holiday this year? If you are staying at home in the UK, then it’s still worth thinking about holiday insurance. It might not seem relevant …

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Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month April is bowel cancer awareness month in the UK. It is the time when people get on their bikes, run marathons or hold coffee morning for charities like Bowel Cancer UK to fund research and help …

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Gone Cruising. Why one size no longer fits all.

Gone Cruising. Why one size no longer fits all. Are you thinking about making 2014 the year you take that cruise? There has never been a better time. The cruise industry is evolving constantly. New ships are sliding down slipways …

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The Sunbird’s Survival Guide.

Ten tips for taking off for an extended winter holiday. Listen carefully. What do you hear? Is that the sound of sun seeking Brits – our very own sunbirds and swallows - stretching their wings before they head south for …

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World trouble spots. How ‘essential’ is your holiday?

World trouble spots. How ‘essential’ is your holiday? You’d have to have been hiding under a rock to not know that things have not been going well in Egypt recently. It is a dangerous place to be right now. Actually, …

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Autumn is here! Time to go AWOL!

Autumn is here! Time to go AWOL! Love it or loathe it, the autumn is upon us. For some it means that the good times of summer are over and it’s time to head back to work, school or college. …

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A grey gap year. On a shoestring? Only if you have to!

If you’ve been reading the news recently then you may have heard that a number of high profile heads of global businesses have announced that they are taking time out from being captains of industry to pursue other things. The …

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Reliable travel insurance with your current account? Don’t bank on it.

  Reliable travel insurance with your current account? Don’t bank on it. We hear our fair share of travel insurance horror stories. Yet sometimes the worst examples aren’t from happy-go-lucky holidaymakers who ignore the importance of travel insurance, but from …

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