Here’s what’s been happening in the world of travel since national lockdown ended and the skies reopened once again. 90 year old receives first vaccines in UK roll-out Margaret Keenan became the first person in the UK to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine on Tuesday 20 December. If everything goes to plan, a further 800,000 doses
Now that the Canary Islands are open again to British visitors with negative Covid tests, Tenerife is a top choice whether you’re after relaxation or activity. Hire a car for the freedom of the island or join a guided excursion on foot, by bus or boat. These are my top tips for experiences you really
With tougher measures now in place to help fight Covid through the winter, it might sound like doom and gloom for any chance of a holiday. But it might not be. With so much in the news right now, it may be confusing to know where you stand with booking a holiday. So, we’ve pulled
Having not been able to travel for a few months, you may feel apprehensive about setting foot on a plane again after COVID-19 lockdown. For the next few months, travelling abroad will feel different to usual. By being prepared, things can feel a bit less daunting. By following these tips on what to expect when
One of the great things about getting a little older is that you have more time for travel. But after the COVID-19 pandemic, travel is a new minefield to get our heads around. Travel often comes with looking for the best bargains. But will holidays be more expensive after the coronavirus pandemic? Here’s our tips
With the COVID-19 restrictions now well and truly in place, many of us are now confined to our homes. How on Earth do we cope with the urge to travel or even get in the travel mood for the future when it’s not safe to travel right now? There are several things we can do,
Flybe, one of the UK’s most popular airlines, has gone into administration. If you have flights booked with Flybe, we understand this can be disappointing. Here, we’ve put together a guide on how you can claim compensation for your flight, and protect yourself with travel insurance. I already have flights booked with Flybe – can
With Air Italy going into administration, if you’ve booked flights with the airline, you’ll need to find out what to do next. We’ve created this guide on what you can do to claim compensation for your holiday. I’ve got flights booked with Air Italy – what do I do? Already booked flights with Air Italy?
Planning a getaway to escape the last weeks of winter? We’ve rounded up some of the best places to travel to in February and March to help you feel inspired. Whether you’re looking to get away from the winter blues with some far-off sunshine, or you want treat a loved one to a romantic Valentine’s
Booking your next holiday online could save you money, and offer you a lot more flexibility than heading to your local travel agents. But if it’s your first time, you might not be sure of how to get started. We’ve put together a guide for booking travel online – from how to avoid scams, to
We’re all aware of how important it is to look after our planet. There are many steps we can take to help reduce our impact on the environment. But it’s easy to forget this when we’re on holiday. Here are some tips to help you take some positive steps for travelling sustainably… What is sustainable
It’s the last thing you want to think about when you’re planning a holiday. But if your luggage gets lost when you’re abroad, it pays to be prepared. Here are our tips for dealing with lost luggage while travelling. Before You Travel Invest in a traceable luggage tag Before travelling, consider buying a traceable luggage
The way we travel the world has changed a lot in the past 20 years. From more accessible worldwide destinations to cheaper short-haul flights, the changing landscape of travel has had an impact on our attitudes to travelling. As we specialise in travel insurance for more ‘seasoned travellers’ with health conditions, we took a look
Looking for a great place to celebrate on New Year’s Eve? If you’re after amazing fireworks, an incredible atmosphere, and all kinds of fun – Edinburgh could be a winner.
For many, food and travel go hand in hand. There’s no better way to explore a new culture than through its food, and no there’s no nicer way to enjoy a holiday than with a delicious meal. But one sure-fire way to ruin a trip is food poisoning. Unfortunately, when travelling in countries that have