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Can you guess the most popular way to travel while on holiday?

Can you guess the most popular way to travel while on holiday?

Can you guess the most popular way to travel while on holiday? Round round get around, you get around. But what’s your favourite way to get from place to place while you’re on holiday? We asked you, here’s what you …

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Survey results: What gadgets do you take on holiday?

The modern world is full of weird and wonderful gadgets and gizmos. But which are you most likely to take on holiday? We asked 1,373 travel-lovers that very question - and here’s what we found out. 

Survey results: Your top 5 favourite types of accommodation

Survey results: Your top 5 favourite types of accommodation

B&B or boutique room with a balcony? We asked 1,384 travel-lovers about their favourite types of holiday accommodation. Here’s what we found out. 

Advice for travellers affected by Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma has hit land and is causing widespread disruption across the Caribbean and beyond. Here’s the latest advice for travellers affected by the storm. 

Where do you go for the best travel advice?

Survey results: Where do you go for the best travel advice?

You know what they say. Knowledge is power. A little research goes a long way when it comes to choosing your next holiday destination. But where’s the best place to go for travel advice? Here’s what our readers told us. 

Getting covered for your holiday is crucial, especially for a trip with sustained physical activity

6 essential dos and don’ts of a cycling holiday

6 essential dos and don’ts of a cycling holiday Has the Tour de France inspired you to pop on your helmet and get pedalling on your next break? Let’s hope so – a cycling holiday is a great way to …

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Here are your top ten favourite holiday activities

You look forward to your holiday for months. But what do you most enjoy doing when you get there? Doggedly protecting your lounger by the pool? Getting out and about? Here’s a little insight to your favourite holiday activities. 

Tips for keeping your possessions safe on holiday (and the items most likely to go missing)

Tips for keeping your possessions safe on holiday (and the items most likely to go missing)

Your blood runs cold. Your heart beats faster. You begin to panic. That moment when you realise one of your possessions has gone missing while on holiday is never pleasant. Here’s how to protect the items that - statistically - …

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Erb's palsy is a birth injury covered by World First insurance that results in damage to an infant's brachial plexus – a system of nerves in the shoulder and upper arm.

You should know about Erb’s Palsy Awareness Week

You should know about Erb’s Palsy Awareness Week Chances are you don’t know about Erb’s palsy. (If you do, you should probably still read this article.) Here to change that and highlight why all expectant parents should be aware is …

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36% of claims related to medical expenses.

What are the most common travel insurance claims?

Think you don’t need travel insurance? Think again. Our recent survey revealed that travel insurance claims are surprisingly common. From poolside slips and sprained wrists to trip cancellation and cash loss, it’s important to have the right travel cover in …

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