Top Ten Travel TipsRead more
Choose the safer rooms. Rooms in hostels and hotels should be chosen with care. Avoid rooms with burglar bars which eliminate a potential escape route.
Travelling TipsRead more
We have put our heads together and come up with these important points to remember while you’re enjoying your gap year experience.
What To Do If You Have Been SpikedRead more
Everyone is aware of their personal tolerance to alcohol so if you feel odd, nauseous, tipsy or wasted and you know that you cannot be drunk, it is possible that your drink has been spiked with either drugs or alcohol.
If Things Go WrongRead more
The first thing to remember is DON’T PANIC. If you discover that your bag is lost or stolen you should: Report your credit cards as being lost or stolen to your bank.
How to Travel Safely in ZimbabweRead more
Zimbabwe is a beautiful country. Despite its touchy political situation and fragile economy, this landlocked jewel in Southern Africa is well worth a visit.
Girls Travel TipsRead more
Girls’ Travel Club was started by Becci Coombes, following two long trips backpacking around the world. She wrote a journal full of tips, recipes, anecdotes and bad jokes while she was travelling and kept notes of all the remedies she found useful.
Youth Travel Advice – YorkRead more
Going out in York. It reaches a point where young people want their independence; they are old enough to look after themselves. This may be true but with age comes experience and wisdom, and this should not be forgotten.
Gap Year Insurance TipsRead more
Emergency Medical Expenses covers Emergency treatment and gets you home if necessary. Make sure you have this cover, if nothing else. If you have a medical condition(s), do tell the Insurance Company.
Female Travel AdviceRead more
Although some of us live in an equal society, many people in the world do not and in some places, women are treated quite differently from men.
Did you know?Read more
Often, many travellers are not necessarily aware of the different cultures and habits of the country they are visiting.