Holidays

Planning a grown-up gap year? How three families achieved their dream

Friday, 15 July 2016 | Article

Here’s how two families and one lone traveller achieved their dreams of seeing the world. 

Economist predicts pound could fall to $1

Friday, 08 July 2016 | News

Sterling could reach parity with the US dollar before the year is out, according to one leading economist.

Bangkok is the best value holiday destination for Brits

Thursday, 09 June 2016 | News

Holidaymakers looking to get the most bang for their buck abroad should head to Bangkok, according to new research by travel comparison site Kayak.

Don't let cheap travel insurance ruin your holiday

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 | News

Failing to read the small print on travel insurance policies could leave holidaymakers out of pocket and at risk.

Holidaymakers hit by weak pound

Thursday, 10 March 2016 | News

The pound has fallen by 7.2% against the Euro over the last year costing someone with a £500 cash budget €50 when travelling to mainland Europe.

Check if you’re due an air passenger duty refund

Friday, 26 February 2016 | News

Passengers travelling from 1 March with a child aged between 12- and 15-years-old should check now if they need to reclaim Air Passenger Duty (APD) worth between £13 and £73.

Start preparing for Christmas

Tuesday, 01 December 2015 | Article

For many people, it may come as a bit of a wake-up call to discover that there are now fewer than 4 weeks or so until the big day.

Your skiing insurance stories

Monday, 09 November 2015 | Article

Kayley Dhillon was a confident skier when she headed for the slopes on the first day of her holiday in Les Arcs, a popular French ski resort.

Are you covered on the slopes?

Monday, 09 November 2015 | Article

Buying insurance can be a daunting experience, sat at your computer weighing up the odds of X being stolen, Y breaking or Z going horribly wrong, but it seems to carry more gravitas when you are insuring your holiday.

Get set for a grown-up gap year

Wednesday, 21 October 2015 | Article

Spending three months abroad