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5 Reasons to Get Travel Insurance

Whether you bagged a last minute deal or have been dreaming of sand and sea since Christmas, there’s no doubt that you’re excited to take to the skies. In between making sure you’ve packed the essentials (passport, flight tickets, iPod - check), it’s easy to...

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Hiring and Driving a Car in Europe

Hiring a car anywhere abroad should be a relatively easy and transparent process, but very often it is not and is something that can cost you dear when you get home. The array of insurances and confusing conditions can make it virtually impossible to make an...

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Travelling with pets?

Can’t bear to be without your beloved pet whilst on holiday? It’s now easier than ever to bring them abroad, but before you pack their passport there are a few things you should know. Cats, dogs or ferrets moving to/from EU Member States must be identified...

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8 Games to Keep the Kids Quiet when Driving

So, the car is packed, the kids are belted up and the playlist is ready to go! The countdown is over and the holidays are here…nothing short of a roadside emergency or restless backseat passengers are going to spoil the mood while driving in Europe....

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La Sagrada Familia

Antoni Gaudi's unfinished cathedral is the most visited monument in Spain, attracting 2.8 million visitors a year. Construction of the UNESCO World Heritage Site began in 1882 and it isn't expected to be completed until at least 2026, the one hundredth anniversary of Gaudi’s death....

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Five Steps to Follow if your Passport is Lost or Stolen

Losing your passport can turn a great trip into a real nightmare. Whether you’re mid-holiday, or had your fill of the sun (or slopes) and have suitcases in hand, realising you’re passport-less isn’t ideal. The costs and time involved in obtaining a replacement is not...