British nationals make over 53 million overseas trips each year. But as many as 1 in 7 of them fail to take out adequate travel insurance. It is a situation that spoils thousands of holidays each year. As all travellers face some level of risk a bit of pre-planning will prove invaluable once you are on your way.
To be well prepared we recommend you make a note of the address and telephone number of the local British Embassy, High Commission or Consulate before you go and follow the advice given in the following areas: