Travel Tips and Ideas

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.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

U.S. Travel ID Requirements Coming in 2018

travel id requirements

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.

Continue reading

Staying Safe During Hurricane Season

With hurricane season in full swing, we wanted to take a moment to recommend the following tips to protect your home and family and minimize costly damage from potentially dangerous storms and hurricanes.

Continue reading

Tips for Traveling with a Group

Tips for Traveling with a Group

Traveling with a group can be a challenge. Everyone travels differently and it can cause arguments or tension if you disagree. If you prepare yourself and your expectations of a group trip, it can be a lot of fun. The best memories are often made with a group, so Travel Insured has some tips to help your trip go more smoothly.

Continue reading

Do I Need Travel Protection If I Have Health Insurance?

You are on your dream trip to South Africa when you suddenly become extremely ill and need to receive adequate medical attention immediately. You make it to a hospital, get treatment, and hand over your health insurance card. They say you are responsible for paying your $5,000 medical bill with cash. What do you do? Here are a few things to help you realize why a travel protection plan may be the right choice for your next vacation.

Continue reading

The Biggest Passport Mistakes

You’ve booked your next trip abroad! No matter how experienced of a traveler you are, sometimes mistakes happen. Here are some of the most common passport mistakes you should be sure to avoid before you leave.

Continue reading

How to Take Care of Medical Issues Abroad

how to take care of medical issues abroad

Getting sick on vacation isn’t fun, but getting sick outside of the U.S. can be even worse. Seeking medical treatment abroad can be a hassle, so it’s important to prepare yourself and consider a travel protection plan.

Continue reading

5 Tips for Traveling During 4th of July Weekend

It’s that time of year and the 4th of July is just around the corner. It’s one of the busiest holidays, so we wanted to provide you with a few quick tips to help make your travel plans go as smoothly as possible!

Continue reading

Do I Need Travel Protection for Hurricane Season?

hurricane season

A storm can put a damper on your travel plans. When a devastating hurricane hits, people tend to hear about messy travel delays and cancellations, but as time passes they forget about that impact on travel plans. Though science tries to predict what each hurricane season will be like, it’s still mostly unpredictable, which is why a travel protection plan can be useful!

Continue reading

« Older posts