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5 weird and wonderful places to visit in Cambodia

5 weird and wonderful places to visit in Cambodia

So you’re searching for places to visit in Cambodia - and there’s plenty to choose from. Here are five that lie slightly off the beaten track to help you dodge the tourists and selfie sticks. 

Looking for places to visit in Vietnam? Ditch the well-trodden tourist spots and head for some of the more unusual sights with our quick guide. 

5 weird and wonderful places to visit in Vietnam

Looking for places to visit in Vietnam? Ditch the well-trodden tourist spots and head for some of the more unusual sights with our quick guide. 

Houses of the Holy: 5 remote religious sites around the world

Combining adventure, ancient architecture and worship, these remote religious sites might be a challenge to get to - but if you want pure escapism and deliverance from the trappings of modernity, they won’t be beaten. 

Looking for some memorable places to visit in Thailand?

5 weird and wonderful places to visit in Thailand

Looking for some memorable places to visit in Thailand? Here are five of the best that eschew the more popular tourist traps. 

Medical travel insurance: you risk losing over £5,000 without it

Ever wondered why reliable medical travel insurance is so important? New research has revealed that uninsured Brits spend an average of £5,620 on foreign medical bills if they need treatment while abroad. Don’t take the risk. 

Kaindy Lake: the eerie idyll of Kazakhstan’s best kept secret

This luscious planet is crammed with astonishing wonder. If you’ve an appetite for natural beauty, then how about this otherworldly lake just off the beaten track? 

Football world cup 2018

Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Nizhny Novgorod

It might be tricky to pronounce, but don’t let that put you off. Nizhny Novgorod is a fascinating city to explore - so don’t just come here for the football... On the 24th of June, English and Panamanian football fans …

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Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Volgograd

Football fans in Russia: 5 things to do in Volgograd

Heading to Volgograd for the football? Here are five ways to soak up a little of the local culture in between matches.

Long weekend? Too right! What more inspiration do you need for a spontaneous sojourn to one of Europe’s less-visited cities? 

Take a last-minute European city break this May Bank Holiday

Long weekend? Too right! What more inspiration do you need for a spontaneous sojourn to one of Europe’s less-visited cities? 

Simple safety measures to protect against malaria

Simple safety measures to protect against malaria

Do you know all you should about malaria? World First Travel Insurance is here to help you arm yourself with a little knowledge before you next pack your bags.