7 Most Remote Golf Courses on the Planet
Posted on 26 April 2017 by starttravel.co.uk
The relaxing qualities of a round of golf are well-documented: outside in the fresh air, in semi-natural surroundings, one's troubles have a tendency to simply drift away.
But if you really want to get away from it all on your next golfing excursion, you should consider the following seven courses. They may be a little challenging to reach, but they pay back dividends in natural beauty and serenity.
10 Ways to Cut the Cost of Your 2017 Winter Sports Holiday
Posted on 06 February 2017 by starttravel.co.uk
Whether you’re into skiing or snowboarding, a winter sports holiday is never going to be cheap. That said, there are a number of ways to cut down the overall cost of a ski break, which can add up to hundreds of pounds. Here at starttravel.co.uk we've put together ten of our best tips for saving on your winter sports getaway in 2017.
Winter Sports Insurance: 33% Don’t Check They Have Correct Cover
Posted on 14 December 2016 by starttravel.co.uk
33 per cent of winter sports holidaymakers do not check if they have the correct insurance policy for their planned activities, according to a recent report.
Those aged over 55 were the most likely to take a winter sports break without the right cover. Nearly 46 per cent admit failing to check if they were covered for activities like skiing and snowboarding – a figure substantially higher than the 33 per cent overall average.
Over the last four years, 58 UK residents have died, while 118 people were admitted to hospital during winter sports holidays in European resorts – according to Foreign and Commonwealth Office data.