The Evolution of Cameras

Today, photography is very much a part of everyday life. Modern smartphones have at least two cameras, allowing you to snap great pictures and videos wherever you are. But you don’t have to go back too far to find photography in its infancy. Although its concept and history dates back thousands of years, photography as […]


The Most Iconic Photos Ever Taken

A picture paints a thousand words and can create an unforgettable adventure in our imaginations forever! But there are some photos that do more than this, and go on to define an era or shape popular culture. We’re taking a look at some of the more memorable in our latest infographic of five of the […]


A Brief History of the Bicycle

For many years, bicycles have been not only an efficient and environmentally friendly means of transport, but also the gateway to many adventures! However this wasn’t always the case; so we’ve been digging deep into the archives to discover where the humble bike came from. Find out more with our brief history of the bicycle! […]


5 TYPES OF UNI HOUSEMATES YOU’LL MEET

Going to university is a real adventure, and the beginning of an exciting chapter of your life! You’ll be introduced to a whole new cast of characters from all walks of life. Here are just a few of the people you’re bound to run into in your first year! The House Parent Usually a more […]


GUITARS OF THE STARS!

The guitar is the cornerstone of rock music and at the heart of the rock and roll experience. The mighty axe is about as iconic as the musicians who wield them. At The Insurance Emporium, we love rocking along to legendary riffs, licks and guitar solos. That’s why we’ve put together our list of some […]


UNDERSTANDING YOUR HORSE’S BODY LANGUAGE

Horses are amazing creatures! They’ve been used to carry people and pull vehicles throughout history and have made great companions for thousands of years. But horses are also complex creatures, and it can still be difficult to know what your equine friend is thinking and how they are feeling. That’s why we’ve put together this […]


AMAZING PET WORLD RECORDS!

We all know that our pets are pretty incredible! Some canine and feline exploits have even made it into the Guinness World Records over the years! In recognition of the awesomeness of our furry friends all over the world, we’re sharing our rundown of some of the most amazing pet world records!   Norman – […]


A GUIDE TO BRITISH HORSE RACING EVENTS

­­ The UK has a long, storied history with horse racing, with plenty of the country’s race meetings dating back hundreds of years. The rich history and culture throughout these meetings are still very much alive today! At The Insurance Emporium, we love a day out at the races. That’s why we’re taking you through […]


KNOW YOUR FISH: COMMON UK FRESHWATER FISH BREEDS

One of the most fantastic aspects of fishing in the UK is the abundance of different breeds to be found along our waterways! To ensure you can tell your next carp from your roach, at The Insurance Emporium, we’ve put together this illustrated guide to common UK freshwater fish breeds! Pike Pike are fierce freshwater […]


WE ASKED & YOU ANSWERED! YOUR TOP 5 UK CARAVAN DESTINATIONS!

Last year, we asked entrants to our Get Hooked Up With A Prize competition to give us their top caravan holiday destinations in the UK. Now, the results are in! We’ve collected the most popular entries to give you a great guide on some of the most beautiful, exciting places to take your caravan, just […]