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What were 2014’s biggest claims?

We all know that travel insurance is an essential part of any holiday - and although you’ll probably never need us, it’s good to know that we’ll protect you if the worst should happen. Last year, we insured half a million customers from 50 different countries, and most people enjoyed event-free tri... Read more

Are Aussies becoming more savvy when it comes to buying travel insurance?

Has a government guide influenced how and when we buy insurance? The answer could well be ‘yes’. According to comparethemarket.com.au, the launch of the Foreign Minister’s Travel Insurance Buying Guide in October last year has shown ‘obvious changes’ to how consumers buy insurance. One month before... Read more

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

The Ultimate Thailand Travel Guide

As you'll see below in our Thailand travel advice and traveller guide, from lush rainforests, pristine beaches, to a vibrant nightlife and wide range of adventurous activities like scuba diving and rock climbing, there’s no shortage of reasons to travel to Thailand. With an affordable cost of living... Read more

Meet 10 travellers who change the world

Summer is here and people all over Australia and New Zealand are making holiday plans. There are plenty of great holiday ideas to choose from: relax, stay with your family, stay in an exotic location as far from your family as possible, catch up on your spring cleaning, read a book, change the wor... Read more

These amazing adventures changed our Travel Heroes' Worlds

Be it Odysseus, Huckleberry Finn or Harry Potter– as long as Human’s can remember we have been reading, sharing and enjoying stories about epic heroes and amazing adventures. For some people reading about a grand adventure is not enough. They pack their bags, lace up their shoes and head out into... Read more