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Smart Traveller or prone to #HolidayFails – which one are you?
Do you have a fairly decent understanding of travel insurance? Then you’re ahead of the pack. Recent studies have found that many travellers are lacking basic knowledge when it comes to travel insurance.
Here’s some examples: If you already know the importance of insuring each trip, then you’re ahe... Read more
Travel Insurance 101
If you’ve been following the adventures of Jess, Sid, Soph, Will and Dave in Student Edge & Columbus Direct's #HolidayFails series, then you know exactly how wrong an innocent little holiday can go.
So should you lock yourself in your bedroom and never travel more than 20km from your home eve... 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