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Date: 15/07/2014

Summer Holiday Insurance

Summer holiday plans

It's that time of year again. The time that parents both dread and look forward to in equal measures - the school summer holiday. While children across the country have been eagerly counting down the days, parents have been furiously drawing up activity plans to keep their little ones happy and content.

Of course, there is one special activity where everyone involved wins - the family holiday. During all the excitement of choosing your destination and the anticipation of the fun that lies ahead, don't forget to take out travel insurance. This way, you can truly relax and concentrate on the most important thing - having fun.

Summer destination

The choice of family holiday destinations seems endless and  with so many great locations to pick, just how do you decide where to go? A lot depends on the budget at your disposal of course.

However, even if you are operating on a tighter budget, this does not necessarily mean that a holiday abroad should be ruled out. Even a break in the magical city of Orlando, Florida does not break the bank these days.

Meeting Mickey Mouse and friends at Disney World and visiting Harry Potter and the gang at Universal Studios costs a lot less than you may at first think.

If you don't want to go on a long haul flight but are quite taken with the idea of visiting Mickey Mouse, why not consider a family trip to Disneyland Paris?

All the magic is still there but is not such a great distance away! The choice of cheap family travel to Disneyland Paris is varied, whether you want to fly there, take the train or drive yourself.

Whatever way you decide to reach your destination, be sure to be covered with travel insurance and also be prepared for endless utterances of the question "Are we there yet?"

Staying in the UK?

Of course, it is not compulsory to go abroad for your holidays. The United Kingdom has an abundance of great destinations for fun family holidays, even if it doesn't always have the weather.

How about a traditional British seaside break in the likes of Blackpool or Great Yarmouth? If you want to go somewhere where you have the best chance of catching the warmer weather, then the southern counties of Devon and Cornwall are probably your best bet.

Wherever you decide to take the family this summer, have fun and stay safe. Be fully prepared for any eventuality by taking out a quality travel insurance policy for the whole family and make the most of the summer holiday break.

The holiday season may not last a lifetime but memories most certainly do.