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Can you really trust hotel booking sites?

Submitted by Dean on 22 June, 2019 - 11:32 with 0 comment

Following a probe by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), from 1st September 2019, hotel booking websites will now be subject to new regulations surrounding their current selling tactics.

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How to survive Oktoberfest

Submitted by Dean on 8 June, 2019 - 11:18 with 0 comment

Every year between September and October, Oktoberfest hits the city of Munich, Germany. Over a course of 16 days, approximately seven million people gather to enjoy the world’s largest beer festival.

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10 top tips for travel insurance

Submitted by Dean on 30 May, 2019 - 06:20 with 0 comment

Thinking of going away this year? Already got your schedule planned? Make sure you don’t forget about your insurance. We take a look at the top 10 areas you should consider before arranging travel cover.  

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How to choose the best luggage to suit your holiday

Submitted by Dean on 28 May, 2019 - 10:22 with 0 comment

Choosing suitable luggage hasn’t always been a problem, but with more airline regulations than ever before, it’s become a serious issue that can cause days or weeks of stress in the leadup to your holiday.

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7 things that get you kicked off a plane

Submitted by Dean on 24 May, 2019 - 11:58 with 0 comment

For most of us, taking a plane marks the start (or end) of a journey and can be punctuated by reading, listening to music, watching a film, or alcohol. But what happens when fellow flyers take it to the extreme?

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How to deal with a car breakdown abroad

Submitted by Dean on 13 May, 2019 - 12:34 with 0 comment

Driving abroad is a great way to allow you more independence when travelling and can make getting around when you’re there much easier.

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Planning on driving abroad? The Green Card explained

Submitted by Dean on 24 April, 2019 - 10:15 with 0 comment

After Article 50 was extended recently, the Brexit date was pushed back to 31 October. Regardless of a deal or no deal scenario, lots will change for UK residents travelling to and driving in the EU from this date.

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Holiday home insurance: Q&A

Submitted by Dean on 23 April, 2019 - 10:30 with 0 comment

Owning a second home is a multi-faceted venture. It can be a getaway for you and your family when Blighty gets the better of you, providing winter sun or summer shade. For business heads, house ownership is a solid investment regardless of what you plan on doing with it.

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Brexit – What happens now if I need medical treatment on holiday?

Submitted by Matthew on 29 March, 2017 - 17:05 with 0 comment

Firstly and most importantly you should always ensure you have Travel Insurance for all persons in your travelling party.

It is also wise to apply for a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) as many Insurers include this as a condition in their policy.

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Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

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