With the coronavirus pandemic situation developing regularly, we created this page on the 30th January as a dynamic resource. We aim to provide all relevant and up-to-date information relating to how COVID-19 is affecting travel insurance and travel in general. As of the 3rd June, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office still advise that British nationals … Read more Free Spirit Coronavirus Travel Insurance Advice
Many of us have travel habits, or even rituals, we like to stick to when venturing overseas. From using your favourite trusty suitcase, to leaving your passport by the front door the night before your departure, there are plenty of travel traditions that feel as much a part of going on holiday as the first … Read more Travel tips you need to know when travelling abroad
There is nothing more exciting and exhilarating than skiing down a long blue run with beautiful scenery around you, the sun glistening in the snow and the wind in your face. For those of you who are regular skiers, you will know exactly what this feeling is like, and for those heading off to the … Read more Top tips for a happy winter sports holiday!
When it comes to needing specialist travel insurance to cover your specific medical condition(s), we are only too aware of how many questions this can trigger. Whether it’s understanding what the insurance covers or knowing how the medical screening process works, we believe it’s important to help answer all your questions so you have all … Read more Mary Holt answers your FAQs about specialist travel insurance
I have no doubt that over the last few months you will have heard or read about the epidemic of Ebola virus disease that is on-going in a number of countries in West Africa. The outbreak began in Guinea in December 2013, but was not detected until March 2014, after which it spread to Nigeria, … Read more How does the Ebola outbreak affect your travel plans to Africa?
It seems very few people make the effort to learn local foreign laws before travelling abroad, although most believe it would be useful to do so, according to a survey conducted by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO). As many as 70% of people surveyed said researching local laws and customs would make their holiday … Read more UK holidaymakers risk breaking the law on holiday, due to a lack of research.