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Unusual Holidays!

Now that you've visited the more popular holiday resorts, do you have the desire for an unusual holiday?

If so, perhaps you should consider these:

Houseboat Holidays

A great alternative to the usual holiday hotels and apartments, houseboats can be spacious and very comfortable with all of today's mod cons. Sit back and watch the sunset wherever you are from your deck! Try one in Amsterdam or Italy. If you want the ultimate experience, go to Kerala, India or you could even go further afield to Australia .


Love photography? Book a holiday dedicated to the subject and enjoy a trip abroad too! Whether it's general photography, landscape or a safari - visit some of the most inspirational places and express your creative side with the aid of leading photographers to support and guide you - you will discover a whole new world of taking pictures! Whether it's in Tuscany, Venice, Chile or the spectacular Rockies - make your dreams a reality!


Whether you are a regular, experienced painter or a beginner, there is an artistic getaway to suit you. Choose a region you love, anywhere from Greece to Morocco, Malta to Canada and have a tutor who will help and support your own painting style. Enjoy the beautiful landscapes and get lost in art as well as visiting the sights! Paint from high up in the mountains or along a river front - the choice is yours.


Love cooking but never find the time? Take a trip abroad and learn to make delicious meals with fresh, local produce from local people. Combine your passion for food with your love for travel. Prepare and learn the art of making sumptuous dishes all under the guidance of a master chef and immerse yourself in flavours, smells and local ingredients. Whether it's in Japan , home to some of the best Michelin starred restaurants, France, Spain or Thailand - do not miss a culinary vacation!


Fancy a rejuvenating holiday? Take a fitness break and come back feeling supercharged! Fitness holidays are great for improving vitality and wellbeing. Whether its yoga, Pilates, meditation, ayurvedic massages, boot camp or hiking, you are sure to be left feeling uplifted, in better shape, and more stress-free! From Greece to Spain, the Caribbean or India , whether you are fit or not, love exercise a little or a lot, young or old - or simply enjoy the tranquillity of well-being treatments - try an activity break with your very own personal plan and come back feeling a million dollars!

Wherever you go and whatever you do, ensure you are fully covered with a reputable travel insurer. Purchasing your policy as early as possible after booking your trip can be invaluable as this will protect you in the unlikely event that you have to cancel.

We at Flexicover Direct specialist travel insurance providers, are committed to providing the highest level of service to ensure you and your family has the protection you need 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, anywhere in the world. Our policies include cancellation, baggage and a host of other covers.

If you are travelling soon, have a great trip!