Festive and winter travel insurance advice

Published Date: 18/12/2013 17:01:42

With Christmas and winter travel something many people will be experiencing at this time of year, it's important to keep travel personal insurance in mind, amid all the jobs of the season.

If you have travel plans for the festive period or the rest of the winter, and haven't looked into securing appropriate insurance, be sure to do this before you head off.

ABTA recently reported that holidays to Lapland had seen a rise of 14 per cent year-on-year this year, according to its members.

It also said that traditional winter breaks had been gaining popularity recently - popular options include Christmas market trips.

Meanwhile, people still travel on Christmas Day itself, of course, with British Airways alone planning to cater for 30,000 travellers on the 25th, for example.

Going away during Christmas or the winter season can help add extra fun to this time of year.