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BYO Babysitter - The New Family Travel Trend.
Here’s a truth almost that every parent knows: When you take your kids on holiday, it’s really mostly a holiday for the kids.
Some parents may consider a childless holiday the dream solution – think of the sleep-ins! – but for those with young children it can often cause more anxiety and organisati... Read more
TRAVEL ALERT: Volcanic Activity - Mount Agung, Bali
On 22 September 2017, the National Disaster Management Authority for Indonesia raised the volcanic alert level for the Mount Agung volcano in north east Bali to level 4, the highest level, indicating that an eruption is imminent. This page provides an overview of how the events may affect your trave... Read more
My Essential Pre-Trip To-Do List
In my early twenties I was invincible. When I travelled I was care-free and on occasion, don’t tell my mother, insurance free.
These days, I wouldn’t jump on a domestic flight without insurance. Working in the travel insurance industry, I’ve had the benefit of learning not only from my own experien... Read more
Great news for Adventurers
Columbus Direct now offers cover add-ons for a huge number of sports and adventure activities. This includes a range of activities that are traditionally difficult to find cover for like cycle touring, skydiving, on-road motorcycling over 250cc, outdoor rock climbing, and quad biking.1
[1 Cover is... Read more