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Wherever you’re travelling to, it’s likely that day-to-day life will have changed in response to the coronavirus pandemic, as countries […]

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Parkinson's Awareness Week - AllClear Travel

Coronavirus has put a stop to many things over the last year but Parkinson’s disease has continued throughout.  Therefore, we […]

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The outbreak of COVID-19 left many cruise liners docked. Holidaymakers all over the world were left unable to travel – […]

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Joe Edgar and his wife, from Glasgow, were on a holiday in Australia for a family wedding back in March. […]

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Travel has changed considerably since the outbreak of the coronavirus. We’ve seen the introduction of COVID-19 fit to fly certificates, […]

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We’ve all been dreaming of the moment when we can enjoy a relaxing getaway. Now that COVID restrictions are easing, […]

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Here is our guide for booking holidays in 2021, including key dates and important factors to consider. We are definitely […]

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Last updated on 13th April 2021 – 8-minute read By Letitia Smith. Letitia is the Content Manager at AllClear. As […]

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The independent has revealed what many of us already know – that Paris is regarded as the most romantic city […]

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In the last few weeks, brits have endured, storms, snow and of course, rain.  Many of us have got through […]

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Published on: 20 Jan 2021 In a COVID-19 era, knowing the most up-to-date information and travel insights can help you make […]

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 Coronavirus and Mental Health – 5 Top Tips for Lockdown The ongoing outbreak of COVID-19 has affected and continues to […]

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Holidays can seem like a distant memory, especially as the UK endures its third lockdown. However, we must all continue […]

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Following the UK’s third lockdown, we’ve found ourselves once again spending more time at home. So, until travel is possible […]

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 Published on: 4 Jan 2021  During the first lockdown, the world seemed to hold its breath and pause. Planes were grounded […]

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Last year many adventures had to be put on hold, and while travel may still be difficult for the early […]

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Forget the turkey, what really makes food at Christmas so special? Is it the scrumptious classic Christmas cakes or is […]

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  The UK has officially left the EU, and from January 1st 2021 many new rules came into play! And […]

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London at Christmas London is most captivating at Christmas when lights are draped across shop windows, entwining every lampost, glittering […]

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They say home is where the heart is.  For some of us, our heart belongs to the winter sun and […]

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Travel Items to Revolutionise Your Trips With Black Friday soon approaching, there will be many travel items on sale. While […]

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In researching what is resonating most with people at home around the world right now, good old-fashioned games – albeit […]

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Read-Your-Way-Through-Europe | AllClear Travel Blog

If you’re in need of an activity during lockdown and have a creative flair, but don’t have time to write […]

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Keeping Your Mind and Body Active During Lockdown As the UK’s tightens its restrictions, with a new tier 4 introduced […]

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From feathered friends to creepy crawlies – our gardens, even in the winter, can be an idyllic habitat for many […]

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Two in three British adults (65%) have no idea which countries are safe to travel to under the Foreign, Commonwealth […]

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COVID-19 Travel Regulations for those that Are Working From Home and Thinking About Travel If you’ve been working from home […]

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As the temperature gets warmer and the days get longer – you may find you have a renewed sense of […]

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Passengers flying from Heathrow to Hong Kong on Tuesday will be the first to have the option of paying for […]

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COVID-19 Travel Regulations for those that Enjoy Cruises If you’re planning a holiday in 2021, there is still hope when […]

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COVID-19 Travel Regulations for those that Want In-Flight Food and Drink Service If you’re planning to travel this year, you […]

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COVID-19 Travel Regulations for those Saving for a 2021 Holiday 2020 has changed how and when we travel dramatically. However, […]

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Flying with high blood pressure: Grandmother and daughter at the airport

COVID-19 travel regulations for those with high blood pressure Some underlying health conditions are linked to an increased risk of […]

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Travelling with high cholesterol: Father buried on the beach by kids

COVID-19 travel regulations for those with high cholesterol If you have high cholesterol and wish to go on holiday, you […]

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It’s great news that both the Pfizer and the Oxford-AstraZeneca  vaccine, has been approved by regulators for use in the […]

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Travel Vaccinations Guide: Young woman relaxing on inflatable donut in swimming pool on holiday

COVID-19 travel regulations for those may need travel vaccinations When planning a holiday, there are many things to consider. Two […]

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7 Tips to Make Your Garden Blossom this Summer: Woman planting a flower

When lockdown first began our gardens were sent into a global bloom, with everyone enthusiastic to give gardening a go. […]

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Medical Conditions That Prevent You From Flying: Couple driving in Cuba

COVID-19 travel regulations for those who have medical conditions that prevent flying There are some medical conditions that prevent flying. […]

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What You Need To Know About Fit To Fly Certificates: Mature man pushing daughter on trolley through airport

COVID-19 Travel Regulations If you’re planning a holiday this year, it’s important to keep up-to-date with the latest travel advice […]

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Travelling with metal implants: airport

COVID-19 travel regulations for those who have metal implants Although thousands of people across the world travel by air with […]

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Preparing for a holiday with a medical condition: Young woman looking out plane window

COVID-19 Travel Regulations for those with a Medical Condition Going on holiday is exciting! But if you’re one the many […]

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2020 didn’t unfold in the way many of us expected it to. Having experienced lockdow, it’s no surprise that many […]

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Experiencing the local cuisine from our favourite destination is, for many of us, a true holiday highlight. However, sadly in […]

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There are signs that the overseas travel boom for Brits is yet to start – as many as 50% of […]

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Despite concerns surrounding overseas travel and quarantine, 46% of Britons are still planning an overseas holiday in the next 12-months […]

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66% still considering an overseas holiday in the months ahead A country’s and a resort’s record for Covid-19 now becomes […]

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For those of us still looking to travel this summer, the flying experience will be different to before.  New measures […]

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How well do you know your song lyrics? I don’t take coffee, I take tea, my dear / I like […]

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Your Holiday – What to do if you are concerned about Coronavirus

Updated 29 July 2020 In light of the recent FCO travel advice updates, we understand that many of you will […]

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It’s the 50th Anniversary of International Earth Day. The Earth Day message has certainly evolved over the years. It started […]

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4 Home Isolation Workouts for Over 50s from Joe Wicks

With April 7th being named World Health Day and with so much of everyone’s focus being on how best to […]

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Top 5 Health Books According to Goodreads

As we get older, our health becomes increasingly more important to us. Using Goodreads’ list of over 57,000 health books, […]

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Super Foods from Around the World

Eating healthy while at home can be a challenge! With more opportunity to snack – it’s important to choose the […]

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Published on 24th March 2020: As the COVID-19 situation has developed, we have done everything we can to remain as […]

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Flybe Collapse

  Collapse of Flybe: Information for Travellers and AllClear Policyholders Flybe has ceased trading after going into administration on 5th […]

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You buy travel insurance for a reason. It’s there to protect your holiday, and to help you should you need […]

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International Women's Day

International Women’s Day (IWD) takes place on 8th March each year, celebrating women’s achievements while also calling for equality. The event […]

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Top Tips for Buying Cruise Cover Cruise holidays are on the rise. If you want to travel the world in […]

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Travel-to-Turkey-Visa-Free-Visa-free-for-Brits-AllClear-Travel

Travel to Turkey Visa Free Turkey has decided to exempt visa requirements for citizens from the United Kingdom. This means […]

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Specialist cover keeps cancer patient cruising Specialist cover keeps cancer patient cruising John and his wife Linda love to travel, […]

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Declaring Undiagnosed Conditions

Undiagnosed conditions and getting cover Your condition is undiagnosed, can you still get cover? We need to know the name […]

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Holiday Protection-End Supplier Failure and Scheduled Airline Failure

After booking your holiday, it is understandable that you would want to safeguard your trip in case of the financial […]

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What You Need to Declare During the Quote Process

If you’re at the stage where you’re now looking to declare your medical conditions, this section should help you with […]

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Michael and Diane Shakespeare are in their 70s and love to travel. Having previously enjoyed active cycling and sailing trips, […]

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Brits are renowned for being sun-seekers. So, when the winter months draw in, it’s no surprise that many of us […]

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In honour of Pancake Day, we’ve rounded up a selection of the best pancake houses around the world. From traditional […]

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Whether you’re looking for the best views of the city or to marvel at nature, Ferris wheels around the globe […]

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The 'new' most romantic destinations in the world: Rovinj, Croatia

You probably think Rome and Paris are synonymous with romantic destinations, but in 2020 there are so many other places […]

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Mature happy couple on beach who have mental health travel insurance

Travellers are putting themselves at financial risk by not declaring mental health conditions on their travel insurance…  More than a […]

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Happy couple with their hands in the air on holiday as Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis Makes 2020 Travel Insurance Plea

Money-saving guru Martin Lewis appeared on Good Morning Britain and pleaded for you to buy your travel insurance the moment […]

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Growing Old Gracefully I’ve had a full life, loved, lost and cried Experienced joy and laughter, shame and pride Made […]

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A Tale or Two from AllClear Customers

We would once again like to thank our customers who took part in our poetry and short story competition back […]

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Mult-generational women laying on the beach as New Research Reveals the Truth About Ageing

It is time to rethink ‘old age’ according to a report released by the Office for National Statistics. For a […]

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In a world-first, the Pacific island nation of Palau has banned sunscreens that are harmful to corals and sea life.Plans […]

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Oliver Pope has come of age.    The England cricket team put together a fine performance in the third test […]

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Famous-writers-Houses- AllClear Travel

6 US Writers’ Homes Every Book Lover Should Visit If you love literature and touring famous authors’ homes, then a […]

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The blazes have been burning across Australia for months. It has destroyed homes and wiped out entire towns across Australia […]

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The-Best-Desert-Holiday-Destinations-on-Earth- Camel Trek

Deserts are among the best places in the world for adventure. From treks across incredible landscapes to gazing at the […]

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AllClear, the specialist medical travel insurance provider, announces the appointment of Cameron Jack as Group CFO, to support company growth […]

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New Train Will Get You from Madrid to Barcelona and Back in Just Hours A new cheap, high-speed train service […]

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Getting Best Travel Deals in 2020

Christmas and New Year are over, there are dreary months ahead, and summertime feels like it might never come. So, […]

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20-Motivational-Quotes

Sometimes “New Year, New You” can sound a little cliche, unless you have the right motivation… So we’ve found 20 […]

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“Once a Year, Go Someplace You’ve Never Been Before.” ~ Dalai Lama” Keeping those words of wisdom in mind and […]

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From lowering anchor in picture-perfect bays to enjoying dinner under the stars as waves gently lap against your boat, sailing […]

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Beach photo for Growing Old Gracefully - Theresa Lees 

Growing Old Gracefully I’ve had a full life, loved, lost and cried Experienced joy and laughter, shame and pride Made […]

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10 of the best Christmas markets in Europe: Prague, Czech Republic, Christmas market

No December would be complete without a visit to a Christmas market.  With lights illuminating festive decorations and the buzz […]

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Turning-50-Top-things-To-Do-Before-Your-Milestone-Birthday-Maldives-AllClear-Travel-Blog

Most of us have a mental list of things that we’d like to achieve during our lifetime. You may even […]

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Thanksgiving Day is a major national holiday in the US. The celebration is filled with family feasts, parades and presidential […]

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Burt Reynolds, Tom Selleck, Freddie Mercury, Clark Gable – one thing unites these men: legendary moustaches. Can you pull off […]

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Senior man breathing in outside air

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) affects millions of people around the world, including more than 2% of the UK’s population. If you […]

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5 Top Recuperating Holidays for Travelling After Cancer - Retreat

Cancer recuperation retreats are on the up! For a long time, spa therapists have been under the impression that their […]

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National-Vegan-Month-Vegetables-AllClear-Travel

People around the world are celebrating Veganuary this month, whereby people try going vegan for 30 days by taking the […]

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Brain Training and Dementia

There has been a steady rise in the number of apps and games over recent years that claim you can […]

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If you love great food and quality cruises, what better choice than a cruise that focuses on food? These fantastic […]

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Son pushing father in a wheelchair who is Travelling With A Disability

If you are holidaying with a disability, you may need some extra planning and a few new ideas… That’s why […]

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The sun rising over a poppy field where you can mark Remembrance Day 2019

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years […]

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Protect Your Pets - Firework Night | AllClear Travel Blog

Remember Remember the 5th of November Firework Night, also known as Guy Fawkes Night, is a British tradition which dates […]

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National Sandwhich Day | AllClear Travel Blog

Everyone, literally everyone has a favourite sandwich. From one-ingredient wonders to towers of meat, there is a sandwich out there […]

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For diehard sports fans, it’s easy to figure out your next trip: it’s wherever your team is playing next! But […]

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Winter is on its way; the nights are drawing in and the festive season is looming large, but first there’s […]

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Grandfather Proving his Worth in Half-Term Childcare carrying grandaughter on his shoulders

Thank you to all grandparents who took part in our recent survey! Looking at the results, families also owe you […]

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8 Spooky Destinations For A Halloween Holiday

The countdown to the witching hour has begun! And you don’t have to travel far for a good fright night… […]

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AllClear customers The Cook family pictured at a restaurant abroad

In just over a year, Tom Cook had to claim on his travel insurance twice to the total value of […]

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AllClear Team Member, Lydia, Shares Her Story About Travelling with Epilepsy

The trip I’d never forget. I had never been to Lanzarote before and was excited to be going away with […]

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Travelling with breast cancer: grandmother, mother and daughter relaxing on the beach

Did you know breast cancer is the most common cancer in the UK?  Around 55,000 women and 370 men are diagnosed with breast […]

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How to Ease Joint Pain While Flying

It can be a challenge for all of us, even at the best of times, to get and more importantly […]

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Tips for Travelling with Grandchildren: grandchildren on holiday with parents taking a selfie

Do you have any half term plans with the grandkids? 71% of you told us you do in a recent […]

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Unfortunately, flying is one of the easiest ways to pick up a bug and it’s no surprise – you’re stuck […]

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How to Ease Joint Pain While Flying

Did you know that at least 2.2 billion people around the world have a vision impairment or blindness? There are now […]

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Top 5 Travel Experiences for October 2019

Summer may be over but that doesn’t mean your wanderlust has to be bottled up until next year. Festivals, fairs, […]

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Top Tips for Travelling with Epilepsy

Travelling with Epilepsy  Does having epilepsy prevent you from travelling? No, absolutely not!  Do you need to do a bit […]

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How an over 70's Couple with Cancer Attended Their Son's USA Wedding

Most parents dream of seeing their children getting married, but what if the wedding was abroad and your travel insurer […]

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A Guide to Insurance When Airlines or Travel Companies Go Bust: View of couds and sun from plane window

In recent years we’ve seen the collapse of several airlines and travel companies – such as Monarch, Jet Airways and […]

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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Beatle's Abbey Road Album: The album Abbey Road playing on vinyl next to the cover

The 26th September 2019 marks the 50-year anniversary of one of the most important moments in music history… On this […]

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Diabetes and Eating Healthy

It is essential to manage what you eat no matter what type of Diabetes you have! Food has a huge […]

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AllClear Awards

Specialist medical travel insurance provider AllClear is celebrating a clean sweep after winning Personal Lines Broker of the Year at […]

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Annual multi-trip travel insurance: Saving you time and money: Middle age couple on bike

Why do we buy travel insurance? According to many studies, we buy travel insurance because: We want protection against unexpected […]

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Understanding, Treating and Travelling with Eczema: Woman applying skin cream in the sun

One in five children develop eczema, and over 1.5 million adults in the UK live with eczema today. It’s a […]

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Should I Sign up to a Travel Reward Card? If you’re holidaying a few times a year or travelling for […]

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The best Autumn holiday destinations: Patagonia, Argentina

During these uncertain times we all hope for the future where we can travel freely again. Coronavirus is currently stopping […]

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  Railway travel used to be the best if not only way to get around Europe. While planes offer a […]

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Organic September: multi generational family having outside meal

It’s Organic September 2019! Organised by the Soil Association, Organic September is an annual month-long campaign aimed at encouraging more […]

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Know your numbers week: middle aged woman getting her blood pressure checked by doctor

So, what is “know your numbers week” we hear you say? Know Your Numbers Week is a campaign by the […]

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Living with a Stroke: multi generational family having dinner

Living with a stroke isn’t easy, but with the right information and support, things can start to feel better soon. […]

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The worst destinations to fall ill on holiday: Drone picture of couple holding hands on island

Where does your holiday destination rank for healthcare? After all, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) have revealed that a […]

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A guide to holidays and Brexit: Young family at airport

Stepping away from the discussions, debates and the latest political moves at Westminster, most of us are concerned about how […]

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Retired Judge Rules Specialist Travel Insurance Value for Money: Judge ruling on case

Richard Davis, a retired judge from the South of England, was diagnosed with cancer in 2016, and told he had […]

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Summer is a special time for grandparents and their grandchildren… The combination of school holidays, working parents and the weather, […]

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Interview With Denise Waterman

Denise Waterman, 57, is an acclaimed musician, actor, presenter and model. You may recognise her from the latest AllClear advert […]

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Your Guide For Coping With The Hot Weather

The summer has been unusually hot in much of Europe, and the UK is now braced for its hottest ever […]

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Airports Improve Accessibility for People with Disabilities

The UK CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) has published its fourth annual report on how user-friendly and accessible the UK’s largest […]

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Glastonbury is over for another year, so we thought now was the perfect time to pay tribute to it. Glastonbury […]

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Looking to make the most of summer in the UK? There’s plenty to explore outside of the usual big cities. […]

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A Portrait of Matisse – Nice

From museums to art galleries, ancient ruins to mind-blowing feats of engineering and superb architecture, we often see art and […]

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Your Holiday Bucket List: Niagara falls cruise

Did you know… The most popular destination for Brits this summer is Spain! But which holidays are on your ALL […]

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Over 70's Couple Keep on Cruising

Graham and Gillian Ackrill are both in their seventies, and like many their age live with multiple medical conditions. Still, […]

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Finding the Right Diabetes Travel Insurance: Nita Evan's Story: family holiday

Family Holidays in Doubt When her son Arran was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age 15, Nita Evans was […]

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Can I Fly after a Stroke? Old woman sitting at the airport taking a selfie

  COVID-19 travel regulations for stroke survivors It’s vital for stroke survivors to follow the latest advice on staying safe […]

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Staying healthy whilst travelling

Sampling the local cuisine on holiday is one of the best ways to learn about a city’s culture. Or at […]

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As we grow older the ways and means of how we travel start to change. According to AgeUK, we start […]

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Staying healthy while travelling isn’t something you necessarily want to think about, but it is definitely worth it! Below are […]

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Top 10 Places in England for History Lovers

England is steeped in history… From castles to cathedrals, Roman ruins to coal mines – this small island has seen […]

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5 golf courses to add to your bucket list

“A bad day golfing is better than a good day at work” or so the saying goes. Plus, playing on […]

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Travelling can be one of the best gifts you can give to the person you care for. You can both […]

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Best St George’s Day Celebrations around England

April 23 is St George’s Day, the day of England’s patron saint who, according to legend, slayed a dragon using […]

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Top 5 wine tours in Europe: Mature friends enjoying wine tour on holiday

One of the greatest writers of the 20th century, Ernest Hemingway, once said of wine: “It is one of the […]

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Travelling should be a fun and relaxing experience. We all look forward to getting lost in a new city, exploring […]

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Top 5 travel destinations for spring 2019: Faraglioni cliffs and Tyrrhenian Sea, Capri island, Italy

With promise of sunshine returning and with holiday costs still relatively low pre-summer, spring is an amazing time to get […]

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Why a bucket list is so important and how to plan one: Note pad for travel bucket list

What is a bucket list? Perhaps you remember the 2007 film of the same name? Starring Jack Nicholson and Morgan […]

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The most popular Spanish cities for holidaymakers this year: Sunset skyline of Barcelona

Spain continues to be an immensely popular destinations for tourists: with 81 million visitors worldwide flocking to the country during 2018. […]

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