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The Ups And Downs Of Airport Assistance

A onestop4: team member’s story A friend (age 72) had been suffering from severe back and knee pain for years, but never wanted to “give in” and ask for assistance at an airport as he hated the idea of being stuck in a wheelchair &

January 21, 2020

Warnings For Turkey, Tunisia, Egypt...

A week ago, The Times reported on the burning of a Union Jack flag in Iran and the temporary arrest of our ambassador in the capital, Tehran. Things are still not looking great and there is concern that these sentiments could be spreading throughout

January 21, 2020

Travel Alerts: 21/1/2020

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is still advising travellers to take note of news and developments in Iran when travelling to the Middle East and North Africa. Their latest alerts also feature potential airline changes, the Taal volcano,

January 21, 2020

2020's Top Cruise Destinations

Hot new cruise destinations include the Chilean Fjords, Iceland, and the islands of Southern Japan… but there’s still so much to see and do with new itineraries, themed cruises and tailored experiences in the Caribbean, Mediterranean and

January 06, 2020

New Year Cruise News

The cruise industry has welcomed the new decade with great fanfare – at least 13 cruise ships held their own professional fireworks displays on New Year’s Eve and there was no shortage of celebration on board other ships! Passengers aroun

January 06, 2020

Travel Alerts: 6/1/2020

Welcome to the first safety update of the new decade! We hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and thoroughly enjoyed your festive travels. We begin this year with warnings from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to keep a close watch on d

January 06, 2020

Why Travel Insurance Needs Innovation

FROM THE MD'S DESK “The world is becoming increasingly accessible for many people, but the consequences of that include the fact that travellers now have more varied and challenging exposure to a wider variety of risks. Comprehensive travel i

December 09, 2019

Staying Home For Christmas?

The latest attack at London Bridge shook us all, but in just a few days the beautiful memorials, vigils and messages of support and strength had eclipsed the terror and hatred and shown just how resilient we Brits are. The holiday lights are a sparkl

December 09, 2019

Travel Alerts: 9 December 2019

The festive season is almost here, but travel alerts aren’t taking a break. There are still plenty of notifications from the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) regarding terrorism, health and safety, security, demonstrations, and many oth

December 09, 2019

Steer Clear Of Holiday Scams

A new scam has been brought to our attention – this time involving Brexit and EHIC. As we’ve noted previously, European Health Insurance Cards (EHIC) may not be valid after Brexit, but this depends entirely on the deal and circumstances u

November 26, 2019