Posts Tagged 'holidays'

17 Holiday Destinations Free From Coronavirus | Places Without COVID-19

March 6, 2020 | Posted under: Travel

17 Holiday Destinations Free From Coronavirus COVID-19 continues to spread across the globe, but many places are not infected. Since the first coronavirus cases were diagnosed in December 2019, the virus has spread from China and put the entire world into a state of emergency – but there are some popular tourist destinations which, at the time of writing, don’t have a single case of the disease. Note: The countries listed below do not have any reported cases of coronavirus at the time…

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Millennials Take TWICE as Many ‘Dream Holidays’ as Their Parents

January 31, 2020 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Millennials Take TWICE as Many ‘Dream Holidays’ as Their Parents Popular destinations include Europe, the Caribbean and Australia. A report from Money.co.uk has discovered that those aged between 16 and 30 have been on almost twice as many ‘dream holidays’ as their parents. It has been previously acknowledged that Brits will enjoy 2 of these holidays in their lifetime. However, this latest study suggests that the younger generation could have up to 7 or more by the time they…

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Easyjet to fill package holiday void left by Thomas Cook collapse

November 13, 2019 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Easyjet to fill package holiday void left by Thomas Cook collapse Popular budget airline, Easyjet, have made the bold decision to capitalize on Thomas Cook’s departure from the holiday market by offering their own package holidays, with details on the launch expected to be announced before Christmas. The collapse of Thomas Cook left experts wondering whether package holidays would soon be a thing of the past as holidaymakers grow in confidence, securing their travel plans themselves and missing…

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Thomas Cook goes bust - Here's how it will affect your travel plans

September 23, 2019 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Thomas Cook goes bust – Here’s how it will affect your travel plans Here are all the latest details for anybody who has booked a holiday with Thomas Cook Britain’s oldest travel agent, Thomas Cook, has gone bust. It entered compulsory liquidation and went into administration yesterday (22nd September 2019), and stopped trading with immediate effect, leaving more than 150,000 British holidaymakers stranded around the world. Here is everything you should know about Thomas Cook…

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Holidays parks enjoy boom as weak pound after Brexit boosts staycations

May 4, 2017 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Holidays parks enjoy boom as weak pound after Brexit boosts staycations The caravan, camping and holiday parks of the UK are enjoying the benefits of the pounds slump in value since the Brexit vote, with the biggest 100 holiday venues in the country seeing a total of £2.7 billion of spending by British holidaymakers last year. That’s according to new research by the lending firm Ortus Secured Finance, who said the 9% increase in ‘staycation’ spending over the past…

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When is the cheapest time to book a holiday?

December 6, 2016 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

When is the cheapest time to book a holiday?  Travel insurance for as little as £7.85. Get a FREE quote now >>> As the price of flights and hotels fluctuates so much these days, it can really pay to do your research and work out when the constantly changing costs will be at their cheapest. The problem is that travel and hotel companies change their prices all the time due to different factors like the time of the year, the current demand and what major events are going on around…

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Potential risk of travel insurance invalidation if holidaymakers ignore insurers’ vaccination advice

June 8, 2016 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Potential risk of travel insurance invalidation if holidaymakers ignore insurers’ vaccination advice Travel insurance for as little as £7.85. Get a FREE quote now >>> Travel insurance experts are advising holidaymakers to ensure that they’re up to date on all of their vaccinations before they jet off to sunnier (and more exotic) climes this summer, as failure to do so might well mean you fall foul of your policy agreement. The timely warning is to make…

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Zika virus: UK holidaymakers urged to seek GP certification before travelling to South America

February 16, 2016 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Zika virus: UK holidaymakers urged to seek GP certification before travelling to South America Travel insurance for as little as £7.85. Get a FREE quote now >>> As has been well documented on the news of late, the (until recently) little known Zika virus is causing major health concerns amongst pregnant women throughout South America. And with Brazil gearing up to host this year’s Summer Olympics there’s even greater implications for all parties to consider. Travel…

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UK travel insurer says that 34 million Brits are looking to holiday abroad in 2016

January 8, 2016 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

UK travel insurer says that 34 million Brits are looking to holiday abroad in 2016 Travel insurance for as little as £7.85. Get a FREE quote now >>> No sooner have we waved goodbye to Christmas than our thoughts quickly turn to this summer’s holidays. Once we have avoided buying a sale-spec sofa or bought a job lot of Easter eggs in advance. It’s just what we Brits habitually do. Yet according to the findings of new research conducted by a leading UK travel insurance…

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Over a third of UK holidaymakers jet-off without travel insurance

May 14, 2015 | Posted under: Travel Insurance

Over one third of UK holidaymakers jet-off without travel insurance These are the claims of leading travel insurance price comparison website, www.gocompare.com, whose latest findings make for somewhat alarming reading. According to the popular insurance product aggregator, their recent research discovered that some 34% of British holidaymakers fail to make the necessary travel insurance policy arrangements before they head off somewhere sunny (or snowy), which as any insurer will suggest is…

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