Whilst the idea of going on holiday when you have a medical condition may seem daunting, you don’t necessarily have to restrict yourself too much. People with all kinds of conditions travel every day, and the majority enjoy perfectly hassle-free breaks. As well as making sure you are prepared for your trip, it’s important to … Read more Great holidays to take this spring
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website with a refreshed, cleaner design and improved quote and buy journey. Having listened to your feedback, we have made a number of changes all designed to help make it easier for you to find key information about Free Spirit, including the cover choices available … Read more Free Spirit launches ‘all new’ website
There is something quite magical about snow as it covers the imperfections of the landscape and builds your expectations for the day ahead on the slopes. Crisp, white flawless snow in the morning sunrise has to be your favourite time of year if you are a winter sports fan. However, if you are a non-skier … Read more Top tips to prevent your winter sports holiday from going downhill!
A recent update from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office has advised that from the 1st April 2016, all travellers wishing to enter the U.S. under the Visa Waiver Programme will need to hold a passport with an integrated chip. If you have an old style passport you will need to update it to gain entry … Read more Passport changes when travelling to the United States after 1st April 2016
We all need something to look forward to during the cold dark days of winter and a warming winter break maybe just what the doctor ordered. The short winter days can affect our mood and cause us to feel a bit down, lethargic or even depressed. This is because the strength of the sun in … Read more Can winter sun have an impact on my mental health?
World Aids Day is held on the 1st December and is an opportunity for people internationally to stand up & join together to rethink outdated stereotypes, challenge myths and be positive about HIV. According to The Terrance Higgins Trust, HIV is becoming one of the fasted-growing serious health conditions in the UK with 6,151 new … Read more Free Spirit supports World Aids Day 2015
If you have a medical condition or disability finding a specialist travel insurance provider can seem like hard work sometimes, especially when some standard policies can’t offer cover. But without adequate travel insurance to cover your medical condition(s), an injury or illness abroad can lead to thousands of pounds in medical bills. Many specialist travel … Read more Can smoking increase the cost of my travel insurance?
You can’t get away from hearing or reading the media articles about the current financial situation in Greece. This may be leaving you feeling confused as to how it may affect you if you are travelling to Greece this summer. Some of your questions may be; Can I get cash from an ATM? What about … Read more What does the Greek debt crisis mean for your holiday plans?
Read my own personal experience when I took a recent holiday break to Ibiza. The recent Easter holidays was an ideal opportunity to book some days out of the office to spend relaxed quality time with friends and family. Working full-time and caring for a young adult with disabilities takes its toll after a while, … Read more Are your travel costs protected against air traffic control strikes?
With the passing of the winter months finally giving way to mild sunny mornings and tree blossoms, we are starting to see that spring is finally upon us. Most people are keen to get passed the cold, dark winter months and start enjoying the new lease of life that spring brings. I am looking forward … Read more Escape this spring with a weekend getaway