Travel Tips and Ideas

Student Spring Break Travel Tips

 

It’s that time of year again and students are traveling to destinations all over the world to kick back, relax, and take some time off from a busy school schedule. It can be one of the most exciting times, but it is also important to remember that you need to stay as healthy and safe as possible when traveling to a new location. Before you leave, check out some of the of these spring break safety tips to make sure your trip goes smoothly!

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4 Ways to Keep Your Passport Valid

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Did you know you could be turned away at the airport even when your passport is valid? Certain countries have rules that say your passport cannot expire within a certain amount of time or else you may not be able to enter.

Before you go on your trip, it’s important to do some research about your destination’s requirements. Here are some tips to help make sure you stay on top of passport rules.

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Are Miles and Points Covered By Travel Protection?

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You’ve earned your frequent flyer miles and reward points fair and square. It’s understandable that you may be concerned about losing them if your travel plans are disrupted. Can a travel protection plan cover this type of payment? Keep reading to learn more about different scenarios you might encounter and what  coverage may be available.

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Tips and Tricks for Air Travel

Tips and Tricks for Air Travel

Instead of dreading long travel days in airports, you can make the experience more comfortable by preparing in different ways. Here are some of the top tricks you might want to try the next time you fly.

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Why You Should Book a Cruise This Wave Season

Why You Should Book a Cruise This Wave Season

Cruises are a great way to explore the world. Wave Season (January-March) is a great time to book a cruise – with your other half, entire family, or even friends! During these months, you could score some great deals on a cruise vacation so make sure to talk to your travel agent. Here are some of the reasons we think you should book a cruise this year.

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How to Survive Holiday Travel Season

How to Survive Holiday Season Travel

As the holiday season is approaching, so does a busy travel season. The chaos can put a damper on your cheerful spirit if you aren’t prepared. Here are some of Travel Insured’s top tip to survive holiday season travel.

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Winterize Your Holiday Travel Plans

Winter is on its way and as we all know, it can be one of the most difficult times of year to travel. In the winter months, it is important to take certain precautionary steps if you are traveling including being prepared for cancellations and delays, as well as keeping you and your travel companions safe. We wanted to provide you with some helpful tips to ensure you will have the most holiday travel season as possible no matter the ice, snow, or sleet that may show up unexpectedly during the upcoming months.

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Tips to Prepare for a Cruise

Tips to Prepare for a Cruise

October is Plan a Cruise Month! Cruising is a great way to travel and see the world, and now is a great time to start planning a cruise trip. To make the most of your trip we compiled some of the best tips to help you prepare for your next cruise trip.

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When is an Attack Considered Terrorism?

Unfortunately, with so many horrific attacks occurring worldwide, it has caused some travelers to rethink their plans, as well as question if and when they will be covered by travel protection.  In doing so it’s important to understand that while each and every act of violence is senseless and appalling, not every attack is considered to be terrorism.  In order for an attack to be considered terrorism, The U.S. State Department must deem an event a terrorist attack.  Once the U.S. State Department takes this position on an attack, then terrorism coverage will become effective.

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U.S. Travel ID Requirements Coming in 2018

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In an effort to make traveling even more secure, there will be new identification rules for air travel in the United States starting in 2018. If you don’t have the proper identification, you may be required to bring your passport even when you aren’t going international! For non-travelers, this probably won’t pose an issue. But if you plan to board an aircraft for a domestic flight, this may affect you.

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