Insurance reveals holidaymakers’ loss
Four out of 10 UK holidaymakers have lost, or had stolen, an item of value while on holiday, a study from Aviva insurance reveals.
A survey of 2,000 UK adults who have taken a break in the last two years found that 18% had lost an important personal possession while on holiday, while 17% had had something stolen.
An unlucky 3% of holidaymakers had experienced both mishaps during their travels.
Wallets, phones and jewellery are among the most common items to be lost or stolen, the research found.