Violence has again flared up in Israel & Palestine, part of a pattern of sporadic incidents which punctuate the conflict and present regular travellers to the region with the question of whether to Read More..
On Thursday July 17th, flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was brought down over Eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 passengers and crew. All evidence suggests the aircraft was brought down by a Read More..
Young travellers are spending more time in more adventurous, remote and volatile regions every year. Recent political events in Egypt & Syria, the Japanese Tsunami, scares over H1N1, SARS and Bird Flu have thrown into light the risks young people take Read More..
Insurance comparison website GoCompare is urging backpackers to make sure they pick a travel insurance policy that covers all their needs – from countries they want to visit to the activities (sporting or work) they plan to undertake Read More..