Click to get a quoteCall us on 0800 170 7704

International Purple Day – Raising awareness of Epilepsy around the globe

You may be wondering what the colour purple has got to do with epilepsy. Well the answer is the lavender flower as it is often related to isolation and loneliness that people suffering from the condition often feel. Wearing the colour purple on the 26th March 2015 will unite the world in the quest to … Read moreInternational Purple Day – Raising awareness of Epilepsy around the globe

Do you have travel insurance with the Marks & Spencer Premium Club?

Marks & Spencer Premium Club is available to M&S credit card holders and the club benefits range from; vouchers for food and clothes discounts, free cups of coffee at in-store cafes and travel insurance under the age of 70. However, the cost of the Premium Club is soon to increase. It has recently been reported … Read moreDo you have travel insurance with the Marks & Spencer Premium Club?

Travelling with cancer in a cold climate

There are few things more liberating than partaking in winter sports while on holiday; troubles have a tendency to melt away when you’re bombing down a ski-run, regardless of age or medical conditions! In the same way, sometimes taking a holiday to regions with a cold climate can give you a fresh perspective, blowing out … Read moreTravelling with cancer in a cold climate

Doctors have performed the first UK organ transplant from a newborn

Organ transplants have been performed as far back as the start of the 20th century with the first transplant being the cornea in 1905. In a recent neonatal procedure described as a milestone, a six-day-old baby girl’s kidneys and liver cells were given to two separate recipients after her heart stopped beating. Doctors writing in … Read moreDoctors have performed the first UK organ transplant from a newborn

Don’t let your health or age stop you travelling if you are over 65

You may find yourself with fewer responsibilities and a little more time on your hands when you reach 65 and the thought of travelling abroad may seem more appealing. You may want to experience warmer, sunnier climates, visit a famous landmark or just sample some of the best cuisine the world has to offer. It … Read moreDon’t let your health or age stop you travelling if you are over 65

Annual Travel insurance for medical conditions

We want everybody to travel no matter their age and it is important that they are not put off enjoying holidays or making important trips in their later years because they wrongly believe themselves to be ‘uninsurable’. An older traveller does not necessarily pose any greater ‘risk’ just because they have another birthday. As we … Read moreAnnual Travel insurance for medical conditions

A selection of the best European Christmas Markets to visit in 2014

After a long warm summer and the prospect of cooler autumn evenings, if you are short of social invites why not spend your evenings planning in advance to spice up your festive Noel period. In recent years I have started my Christmas shopping at the start of Autumn and made a point of travelling away … Read moreA selection of the best European Christmas Markets to visit in 2014

Stay in touch

Our newsletter gives you the freedom to travel with confidence. Tips, hints and guides – along with the occasional special offer – straight into your inbox. Sign up today!