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We insure pets too!
Visit Us at the Emigrate Show – 2nd-3rd Oct Kettering
Boom in Over 50s Looking For Cheap Backpacking Insurance
The Top 5 Museums to Seek Out In Europe
Have a Lovely Jubilee – At Home Or Away!
Have you supported your travel arrangements for Euro 2012?
Festivals of Europe: fireworks, fancy dress and fun!
We’re all going on a working holiday!
London is the most highly-rated city destination
A Spooktacular Top 5 places in the UK to spend Halloween 2012
‘Hidden Gems’ Travel Writing Competition
A travel insurance policy for Breaking Dawn 2’s Edward Cullen!
Steve’s Taste-Test Topping Festive Mince Pies
Emigrating to Australia & New Zealand .. then boomeranging back.
A Travel Insurance Policy for Father Christmas
The Grand Chocolate Survey 2012
The 2013 Holiday Decision Maker
Strewth mate! Take a look at these Australian newspaper headlines
For once, we are very happy with the Repeats!
Hot right now…places to head in 2013
Our Top Ten Travel Infographics
Where are the most child-friendly countries to emigrate to?
Hidden Gems Travel Competition Entries
Photo Competition – Don’t Go Abroad Without Me!
All hail the winners of our Hidden Gems travel writing competition!
Would you let your child travel without you?
Make sure you aaaarh at Hastings Pirate Day 2013!
Shoot your own pop video on location
Big Travel Data – Can Google Trends predict our travel choices?
Customer Case-Study: Why it doesn’t pay to travel without insurance
Glastonbury 2013 – Past Performers Wordle
Off The Beaten Track…top unexplored destinations for 2013 and beyond.
Our fun “Pirate Insurance Policy” to celebrate Hastings Pirate Day 2013
Could Doha be the new Dubai?
Australia is the one-way ticket of choice – a look at who is buying our First Class emigration policies and where they are going
A “paws” for thought on our pet migration stats
They took Harold with them; and won a great prize!
Dare you go on a ghost hunt this Halloween?
Hidden Gems Travel Tales – now available on Kindle
Packing Las Vegas into a short break
Quick – March to a great holiday inspired by what you’ve been reading.
Enter our ‘Reinvention’ Travel Writing Competition and Win a great Prize!
Crazy About Conkers!
The Grand Mince Pie Taste Test 2013
An England Supporters guide to the Brazil World Cup 2014
Are you on a slippery slope on your Winter Sports holiday?
How to do it your elf!
Banish the Blues on Blue Monday (20th January 2014)
The Optimism of Youth – England will win the World Cup!
Make your Mark on the Three-Peaks Challenge
Read the best of the entries in our Reinvention Travel writing competition
Winning Reinventions! Our Travel Writing Competition Results
Competition Closed! A fantastic Easter prize by going on an Easter egg hunt on our new website
Why the UK Staycation is here to stay in 2014 and beyond!
Time to get excited about the 2014 World cup in Brazil!
England v Italy – World Cup 2014 – The Reaction!
Our Top Ten Facts about Uruguay: Football and Beyond..
Great prizes up for grabs in our funny photo competition!
Want to emigrate? How do you make sure that the grass really is greener?
What’s next after England’s premature exit from Brazil?
All the World Cup Countries.. but in Food!
Mark and Team in the Three Peaks Challenge!
Never mind the World Cup Final…how do the attractions of Berlin stack up against Buenos Aires?
The Final Whistle has blown on the Brazilian World Cup 2014
Have a great time on a Gdansk city break with a total budget of £100
Directory of Sanity Saving Summer Holiday Ideas from Go Walkabout
Go Walkabout Keep Calm and Jog for James!
Bag a bargain or two at Europe’s largest flea market – Lille Braderie!
Just the Job! The Most Wanted Occupations in Australia
Happy Snappers! Congratulations to the winners of our Funny Photo competition
Top Tips to stop the Autumnal Spider Invasion!
5 Terr-or-ific ideas for Halloween Family Fun in October Half-Term
Crate Expectations! Easy upcycling for your home
Hotel and Resort Review of The Falkensteiner Hotel and Spa, Iadera in Petrcane, Croatia
Entries now closed, thank you.
The dream holiday you’d most like to find in your Christmas Stocking…
A Literary Feast – Food writing winners revealed!
Our Fantastic Food Writing Competition Winners and Finalists!
Enjoy a magical trip to ‘The Making of Harry Potter’ at Warner Bros Studios
Enjoy life in Cologne – and not just at Christmas!
Win a GoPro with Go Walkabout! – Competition now Closed
A fairy-tale trip to Cape Cod, USA
Working Holiday case study:
Making sure I had the right cover

Congratulations to our Win a Go Pro with Go Walkabout competition winners!
Hidden Venice – short break hints & tips
Falling through the net…The Top 5 Travel Insurance Misconceptions
Up For A Run? Taking Part in the Tapei 101 Run Up 2015
Plan the perfect travel – savvy trip!
How to afford that dream family holiday…
Make the most of your time away from the UK!
How could our Working Holiday policy work for you?
Tips for a Great British Road-Trip
Waving goodbye to the UK – who is emigrating, and where are they going?
In Search of Winter Sun – The practicalities and planning required!
Working whilst on your Gap Year – ensure you’re insured!
A Travel Insurance Policy just for Father Christmas!
Have a cracking time at Berlin’s Christmas Markets!
‘The World’s Best’ Photo Competition! – NOW CLOSED!
Get Insured to take on the Inca Trail!
When travel insurance really goes the extra mile…
Why we’re proud of our FEEFO Gold Trusted Merchant Award 2016!
The A – Z of Travel Scams…
Feast your eyes on the ‘World’s Best’ photo competition winners…
The Grand Chocolate Survey 2016
Get insured for your Summer Camp adventure!
Feeling inspired by Rio 2016? Make sure you add our Gold-medal worthy Activity Packs!
Tick all of our Boxes and you could win an ASUS 8″ tablet! COMPETITION NOW CLOSED
Barcelona – the Jewel in the Crown of Catalonia
Apps to keep you h-app-y while you travel!
Top 5 Travel Insurance Tips for Older Travellers
Summer Holiday tips for travel with the Grandkids
New York in a nutshell!
Do you dream of emigrating away from the UK?
Enter our competition to win a commemorative 950th Anniversary Goody-Bag of the Battle of Hastings – COMPETITION NOW CLOSED!
Llama Trekking in Yorkshire
When your bank’s Annual Multi Trip policy isn’t good enough…
Whether the EHIC remains or not, it’s no replacement for travel insurance
Important Information concerning the recent earthquakes in New Zealand
Why changes to the Australian Working Holiday Visa could work for you
Tips to ‘Go Walkabout’ in Dublin!
Why you need travel insurance if you’re working & travelling in Canada under the IEC visa
Exciting things are brewing for Harry Potter fans in 2017!
Would you look for love at the First Dates Hotel?
Get the timing right, when buying your travel insurance
Photo Competition – Keep Travel Fun! COMPETITION NOW CLOSED!
Iceland – beyond the Northern Lights!
Cats make the purrrfect tour guides!
Happy April 1st – but we wish this were true!

Children’s Easter Activity Sheet
Why are Brits emigrating to New Zealand in record numbers?
Jack in the Green celebrations in Hastings East Sussex:
A photo gallery

Team Go Walkabout Set Sail for Catsfield Boat Race 2017!
How to be snap-happy with your smartphone!
Cornwall – Polperro, Pasties and Poldark!
Thumbs-Up to the winners of our Keep Travel Fun Competition!
Put your best foot forward with a Free Hiking Tour!
Cruise Tips for First-Timers
Two days of family Rome-in!
Where can I park my motorhome for free?
A Lille bit of festive fun!
TV Show ‘Wanted Down Under’ is back on our screens!
Our very first Past Postcard uncovers a tragic, but all-too familiar story
Past Postcards – Handheld History & Travel
Past Postcards – Colwyn Bay Pier
Tell us about your Working Holiday and get a £20 Amazon voucher!

Grab a great 12% discount code on your Go Walkabout policy!
Gap Year Travel – A Parent’s Guide 2018 – FREE Resource!
Royal Wedding Competition – The Great British Weekend! COMPETITION NOW CLOSED
Working with animals away from the UK?
Will you go for Gold with our new Annual Multi Trip policies?
Customer Case Study – The mutual benefits of teaching abroad
‘It’s Good To Share!’ Travel Photo Competition

Tipped to be Top Travel Destinations in 2019…
Want to relocate to Australia or New Zealand? Find out how to make your move…
Get 12% off the cost of our policies by using this online discount code!
Buckle up for our low-cost West Coast, USA road trip!
‘It’s Good To Share’ Travel Photo Competition – The Winners!
Unforgettable Sri Lanka
Australian tourism boom!
Unusual World Championships!
When Jailhouses Rock!
Win a £50 Amazon voucher!
Competition now closed – thanks to all entrants – and well done to our winner Scott Antcliffe

Get covered to work with turtles!
We cleaned up – you can too!
Places Where Animals Rule The Roost!
The Downton Abbey film is out, why not visit the place that inspired the series?
Celebrating 20 years of Go Walkabout Travel Insurance!
20 years in business – let’s party like it’s 1999!
Could a Working Holiday be your perfect travel adventure?
Competition – NOW CLOSED!
Win a donation to an Australian bushfire charity and a prize for you too!

How much will my travel insurance cost me?
Information about cover offered by Go Walkabout travel insurance policies in relation to Coronavirus (Covid-19)
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The Grand Chocolate Survey 2022
5 Reasons Why You Should Work at a Summer Camp in the USA
The Ultimate Guide to Working at Summer Camps in America
5 Different Types of US Summer Camps