Not Knowing These Rules Could Leave You Stranded or Facing Hefty Fines in Spain

airport waiting man and child

Since the UK left the European Union, the rules for travelling abroad have changed and British tourists who are not aware of the new entry rules could face fines of up to £8,000.

Planes grounded as Storm Jocelyn batters the UK – what are your rights?

With many planes grounded and diverted, over the last few weeks, due to the extreme weather, what are your rights?

2023 Travel Trends and What Could Be In Store for 2024

Figures are showing a substantial rise in travel throughout 2023 compared to previous years as it becomes evident that we are now coming out the other side of COVID.

Is it safe to travel to Egypt as the Palestinian-Israeli conflict continues?

Egypt has been a popular winter-sun holiday destination for many years, but with the Palestinian-Israeli conflict intensifying daily holidaymakers are concerned.

How will the fires at Luton airport impact my travel insurance?

Luton airports terminal 2 car park has partially collapsed after catching fire. The fire broke out on Tuesday the 10th of October around 9pm, engulfing the car park.

spotlight

5 holiday scams and how to avoid them

Summer is upon us; despite the dismal weather we appear to have been graced with recently. With the UK expecting yet more rainfall over the next few days…

  

latest news

Motorcycle Accidents Abroad: What Will Your Travel Insurance Cover?

Travel insurance, which offers protection from financial loss while abroad, has strict policies when it comes to riding motorcycles on holiday.

Category: International Travel, Medical

Hurricane Nigel is set to bring havoc to the UK this weekend

The Met Office has issued a warning as Hurricane Nigel is set to cause havoc across the UK in the coming days. Will travel be affected?

Category: Disasters, International Travel, UK Travel

Is it safe to travel to Marrakesh?

Almost 3,000 people have lost their lives following the earthquake that hit Morocco on Friday 8th September, but is it safe to travel?

Category: Disasters, International Travel

Holidaymakers warned to check their travel insurance for this crucial cover

Consumer awareness campaign, Which?, has found 4 in ten travel insurance policies do not cover holidaymakers if their travel plans are affected by airport or airline staff strikes.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

Would you pay £10 now to save yourself £10,000 later?

The cost of an air ambulance from Europe to the United Kingdom is approximately €20,000. From the States, the cost of medical repatriation is significantly higher and is in the region of $100,000.

Category: International Travel
plane in lounge

Airline giant, British Airways, cancels more than 100 flights

British Airways has not had the best of starts since borders reopened following the pandemic. Following a chaotic Easter Bank Holiday, the airline giant has now cancelled over 100 flights.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

Five month wait for passports sees holiday spirits come crashing down

We are being warned of an “unprecedented demand” for passports. Kevin Foster, Immigration Minister, voiced the warnings and has said the demand is putting severe strain on the system.

Category: International Travel

Influencer slammed for flying in her third trimester: what are the risks?

Recently a 27 year old influencer was forced to defend herself after fans slammed her flying to the Maldives during her third trimester. Tammy Hembrow is currently 32 weeks pregnant with her third child.

Category: International Travel, Medical

Last minute holiday prep means travel insurance is forgotten

It has been revealed, by The Mirror, that travellers are leaving holiday preparation to the very last minutes amid fears COVID is going to ruin their plans.

Category: International Travel

 

Last minute holiday prep means travel insurance is forgotten

It has been revealed, by The Mirror, that travellers are leaving holiday preparation to the very last minutes amid fears COVID is going to ruin their plans.

Category: International Travel

Bank Holiday Travel Chaos for Many this Easter

Whilst many were enjoying the sunshine over the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend, air and rail passengers faced severe delays.

Category: International Travel

What Financial Protection Do ATOL Holidays Have?

Booking a holiday that offers ATOL protection, alongside buying a travel insurance policy suited to the trip, is a good way of ensuring a trip is financially protected should it not be able to go ahead.

Category: International Travel

Planning Multiple Holidays? Multi Trip Travel Insurance May Suit You!

Here we look at the benefits of buying a multi trip travel insurance policy when planning more than one getaway abroad each year.

Category: International Travel

Travel Disruption Causes Chaos This Easter Half Term

Limited staff availability and sickness, combined with the removal of travel restrictions and an increased number of travellers, is putting a huge strain on airport and airline operations.

Category: International Travel

spotlight

Parents advised children must have MMR injection before travelling to Europe

Following an outbreak of measles in Europe, parents are being advised by Public Health England to ensure children are up to date with their MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccination before travelling.