Announcing the results of the World First 2017 Travel Survey!

Announcing the results of the World First 2017 Travel Survey!

Two words: thank you. We had a formidable response to our 2017 travel survey. And now we have totted up the results, we are ready to reveal some fascinating findings on your travel likes, dislikes, desires and habits. Ready? 

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7 of the world’s best white water rafting destinations

7 of the world’s best white water rafting destinations Calling all adrenaline junkies. If you prefer your fun of white-knuckle ferocity, it’s time to don your lifejacket and head for the world’s finest white water rafting destinations. Here are seven …

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Travel insurance for seniors

Travel insurance for seniors: it doesn’t have to be so gloomy!

Travel insurance for seniors: it doesn’t have to be so gloomy! A recent article by This Is Money lamented how expensive it is for senior travellers to buy travel insurance. But the article failed to mention one or two things …

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UK flight gadget ban: everything you need to know about the new security measures

UK flight gadget ban: everything you need to know about the new security measures

You’ve heard the news. The government has announced new security measures regarding the carriage of gadgets like smartphones, laptops and tablets as hand luggage on certain flights. Here’s what you need to know as well as where you stand with …

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The World First customer service rep chasing a PhD in cancer research

It's no secret that we like to think of ourselves as experts in medical travel insurance. Our in-depth medical screening allows us to get a better understanding of our customers’ conditions, so we can provide fairer prices. That’s why we’d …

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Announcing the winner of the World First 2017 Travel Survey draw!

Party poppers at the ready! Commence the drum roll! It’s time to announce the charmed champion of the World First 2017 Travel Survey competition. 

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Celebrating fairer medical travel insurance for Rare Disease Day

Rare Disease Day takes place on 28th February. It's a day devoted to raising awareness about uncommon medical conditions and the difficulties faced by people living with them. Getting affordable travel insurance can be one such problem. With us, it …

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Wedding Travel Insurance

Wedding Travel Insurance: getting married abroad

The big day is looming. You have been planning it for days and weeks and months. In some cases it’s years in the making. Everything is in place. The timings have been done. All is well. Even the weather has …

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The Fight for HIV Travel Insurance Cover

The Fight for HIV Travel Insurance Cover: How a ten year battle to get travel cover for HIV patients changed the face of medical travel insurance Lots of people find it easy to get travel insurance. But for others – and that …

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World Diabetes Day

Today is World Diabetes Day.

Today is World Diabetes Day. It’s November the 14th. And that means that it’s World Diabetes Day.  The focus of this year’s campaign from Diabetes UK is ‘getting to know’ diabetes. Their aim today is to ensure as many people …

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