Unusual races from around the world

Unusual races from around the world

As January comes to an end, so does many people’s motivation for sticking to their New Year’s resolutions. Running to keep fit seemed like a great idea at 11:30pm on New Year’s Eve, but a month later, as the snow starts to fall, you might start thinking that a less...
Pancakes from around the world

Pancakes from around the world

Well, well, well, who’d have thought it? Another Christian tradition that was influenced by Pagan traditions. Apparently, ancient pagan Slavs (an ethno-linguistic group in Europe) believed seasons were a struggle between light and dark. I can understand that. So...
Finland’s obsession with saunas

Finland’s obsession with saunas

My other half went to Lapland on holiday as a child. He thought it was okay; he liked the skiing part of his holiday, but did not enjoy the constant darkness. He went in winter, up north… One memory that sticks out for him is when he arrived and opened what he...
8 surprising facts from around the world

8 surprising facts from around the world

Here are eight of our favourite facts: Brazil Finland Hungary Indonesia Japan Netherlands Morocco Puerto Rico Other features Here are some of the other things the InsureandGo mobile app can do: Holiday countdown – Tell us where and when you’re going away and, in the...