New research has found that nearly 70 per cent of UK travellers believe that their insurance should cover the cost of rebooking a cancelled flight, plus the cost of all connected travel and accommodation.
Tourists in Bali are being told to listen to local authorities warning about the possible eruption of Mount Agung.
Budget airline Ryanair was forced to cancel 82 of its flights on 17 September after revealing it had ‘messed up’ its pilots’ holiday rotas.
Italy’s monuments and museums enjoyed a busy year, with over 23 million visitors in the first six months of 2017, a 7.3-per-cent increase on the previous year.
A tourist has died after contracting Legionnaires’ disease whilst staying at a hotel in Ludlow, UK. The establishment, the Feathers Hotel, has been temporarily closed by Public Health England (PHE).
The Australian Federation of Travel Agents (AFTA) has called the travel cover offered by banks and financial institutions to customers for free a ‘Mickey Mouse product’.
Personal line insurer esure Group has announced a new partnership with Hood Group to launch a new travel insurance product across its esure and Shelia’s Wheels brands.
Travel risk management company On Call International has announced a partnership with KeynectUp, an ‘app-less’ mobile information delivery system.
Generali Global Assistance has announced the appointment of Vladimir Poletaev as vice president for global business development of the company’s identity and digital protection services.