London, UK (PRWeb UK) June 10, 2010
Last year marked the first time in over five years that UK travellers took more domestic holidays than breaks abroad, with research indicating home-soil holidays will continue to be popular in 2010 . Research estimates that in 2009 UK holidaymakers took more than 42 million holidays in the UK, with 70 per cent of people intending to take a domestic break in 2010 .
Recent Post Office Travel Insurance research found that 22 per cent of holidaymakers would consider going on holiday without any travel insurance cover in place. So whether holidaying at home or abroad Post Office Travel Insurance is reminding holidaymakers of the importance of ensuring appropriate travel insurance is in place.
Post Office Travel Insurance advises those holidaying in the UK that it is essential to take out travel insurance for any holiday, whether at home or abroad. Travel insurance can provide vital protection even for UK holidays, in case of travel delays, cancellation and lost or stolen valuables. Post Office Travel Insurance reminds UK holidaymakers that travel insurance should be considered a necessity before any holiday, as it can provide invaluable peace of mind.