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Archive for: October, 2013
Travel to Relieve Stress

Stress seems to be more common than the common cold (and that even has common its name!) these days, but simply ensuring that you are aware that you have become stressed is the first step towards beating it. Spot the Symptoms. Stress can manifest itself differently for different people so find out how it surfaces in Read More

A Hole in One for AllClear Travel Sponsored Charity Golf Day

  The entire event was sponsored by AllClearTravel and organised and managed by sister company LeisureLink Golf Holidays. A magnificent £5,000 was raised on the day which was donated to AllClear’s nominated charity the Willow Foundation. The Willow Foundation provides special days for young people aged between 16 and 40 living with serious illness. The Read More

When getting there is half the fun- airports as destinations!

By the time you’ve made your hotel reservations, secured your travel insurance and kissed the dog good-bye, about the last thing you’re looking forward to is more time at the airport. Maybe it’s time to think again. With increasing numbers of people having bad airline experiences, including penny-pinching charges, few free amenities and the all-too-frequent Read More

Becoming more social is a good deal for today’s traveller

Today’s travellers are more socially connected than ever, with half of us saying that we base our travel plans on other peoples’ reviews and experiences. And that is not all; once we actually start our holidays, we often go online to share our experiences with family and friends back home too. Online review sites and Read More

Need to know information if you are travelling to Egypt

We are sure that many of you are aware of the worsening political situation in Egypt. Although this is concerning in its own right, you may be particularly anxious if you have a trip planned in Egypt. This is why we have put together this specific information that should help you. Firstly, it is important Read More

Musician with asthma left singing tale of woe

Failing to declare his asthma to his travel insurers left Joe Lethbridge with an enormous medical bill Joe Lethbridge, 30, likes to take chances. As the bass player in a rock band, Heavy Loaded Dice, that is perhaps not a surprise. But a gamble with his travel insurance last year very nearly had terrible consequences, Read More

Today’s seniors are full of ‘get up and explore!’

   When you think of adventure and you think of travel, you may not automatically picture the older traveller. However, adventure travel for seniors is actually a growing trend. Adventure tour operators are now shifting their attention to the seniors market, offering holidays and travel products that attract this growing demographic, which apparently feels it Read More

The Bob Wilson Golf Classic 2013

  At AllClear, we believe that actions speak louder than words. We have a number of charities that we get involved with – from dress down days and cake sales, right up to full scale events. Tomorrow marks the start of one of these major events, the 12th Bob Wilson Golf Classic. The event gets Read More

Bowel cancer rates in men soar by a quarter in 35 years

Bowel cancer rates among men have soared by more than a quarter in the last 35 years, according to this newspaper article. But, interestingly, the rise among women is far lower, at around six per cent. A report from Cancer Research UK says reasons for the widening gap in disease rates between the sexes remains Read More