All We Want For Christmas... Is Extra Security!
Safety at Christmas markets and holiday events is top of mind for most of us these days, no thanks to attacks that have taken place during the holidays in recent years. Last festive season, this included an attack on a Christmas market in Strasbourg,[…]
Two more awards notifications arrived at International Travel and Healthcare Ltd (our parent company) offices this month, which was a delightful experience for all of us. We’re pleased to say 2019 has been a good year – our award count fo[…]
Travel Safety Round-Up: 18/11/2019
The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has updated its pages for European destinations, reminding travellers that there will be extra security in place over the festive season – especially at Christmas markets and events. You’ll fin[…]
Is This The End Of Isis?
On 26 October, American forces raided a compound in Syria and cornered Islamic State (IS/Isis) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who detonated his suicide vest when cornered. His death was reported as a great triumph against the terrorist group, which has[…]
Travel Safety Round-Up: 5/11/2019
Looking for extra peace of mind? Start with the latest travel safety information, and make sure you have appropriate travel insurance – includingcover for acts of terrorism*. Here’s our regular summary of advice and updates from the UK Fo[…]
Terrorism In Germany
A shooting near a Halle synagogue on 9 October was a stark reminder that terrorism is still a concern in Germany and that far-right extremism is on the increase. It came just one day after a truck attack in Limburg which is being investigated as terr[…]
Travel Safety Round-Up: 21/10/2019
Is France Any Safer?
Our newspapers have been filled with Brexit and global politics lately, but acts of terrorism are still coming through to remind us we need to remain vigilant. The latest attack took place in Paris on 3 October, when a man attacked police officers wi[…]
Travel Safety Round-Up: 7/10/2019
Looking for extra peace of mind? Start with the latest travel safety information, and make sure you have appropriate travel insurance, includingcover for acts of terrorism*. This week’s summary of advice and updates from the UK Foreign and Comm[…]
Thomas Cook Cancellations - What About Safety?
It was confirmed at around 2am on 23 September 2019 that Thomas Cook was officially closed for business and that all flights and holidays booked by the group are cancelled. This is affecting around 150,000 Brits who are currently on holiday and up to[…]
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- All We Want For Christmas... Is Extra Security!
- Winning Awards
- Travel Safety Round-Up: 18/11/2019
- Is This The End Of Isis?
- Travel Safety Round-Up: 5/11/2019
- Terrorism In Germany
- Travel Safety Round-Up: 21/10/2019
- Is France Any Safer?
- Travel Safety Round-Up: 7/10/2019
- Thomas Cook Cancellations - What About Safety?
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