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Columbus Direct launches mobile friendly websites for Aussies and Kiwis
We're delighted to announce that our travel insurance websites for Australia and New Zealand have been given a complete overhaul, helping us to focus on improving user experience. This will be especially useful for mobile and tablet users; a very relevant topic in light of Google's new mobile experi... Read more
How to travel like a hipster in ten easy steps
Maybe you’re reading this and you’re offended; deep down, you know you’re a hipster, and you don’t want to be penalised for your tastes, thanks very much. Or maybe you’re reading this with a wry smile, thinking ‘I do enjoy laughing at people with fashionable haircuts and affected ways of speaking.’ ... Read more
No more Bali Belly! How to prevent a tummy bug on your travels
We all know the symptoms; a few hours (or even a few minutes, if you’re really unlucky) after that tasty meal, you start to feel a bit cold and tired. You’ll head to bed, thinking you’ve caught the sun, and the rest is history. It mainly involves a lot of time in the toilet feeling pretty terrible.
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Your questions answered: Pregnancy and our travel insurance
Every year, we receive lots of questions about travel insurance coverage and pregnancy, and we’ve decided to look at them in detail here.
Pregnancy is a special situation when it comes to travel insurance, and related risks aren’t automatically covered by all insurers. You should always check the r... Read more