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Month: December 2012

Australia Travel Tips

Australia Travel Tips

Note that EHICPlus does NOT offer insurance cover for trips to Australia, but our sister policy ANZPlus can give you a great travel insurance quote for Australia. Ride in style On your departure day call the airport or check on the internet to make sure your flight is on time. Try to drink plenty of water, whether you’re driving or flying, so you don’t become dehydrated from the air-conditioning. Reduce the pain of popping ears on the plane by sucking…

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Christmas in Australia: what to expect

Christmas in Australia: what to expect

Note that EHICPlus does NOT offer insurance cover for trips to Australia, but our sister policy ANZPlus can give you a great travel insurance quote for Australia. Here is what to expect from a traditional Christmas spent ‘Down Under’: Climate: staying warm at Christmas! Christmas in Australia is often very hot. While the northern hemisphere is in the middle of winter, Australians are baking in summer heat. It is not unusual to have Christmas Day well into the mid 30…

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Traditional Christmas Markets in Germany

Traditional Christmas Markets in Germany

As winter draws in and the holidays approach, towns and cities all over Europe begin to light up with traditional Christmas markets. The Christmas market tradition is strongest in northern Europe, with Munich having one of the largest and most famous. From late November to the end of December, market stalls spring up all over the city’s historic squares, selling traditional Bavarian Christmas crafts as well as food and drink. A wide variety of wonderful markets The Munich Christmas market…

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