Travel Tips and Ideas

4 Tips If Your Airline Goes Bankrupt

Before we travel, no matter the length or destination of our trip, we plan. In fact, we try to anticipate all the things that may happen or may go wrong, so that we are as prepared as possible. In a lot of cases making that extra copy of your itinerary or bringing your more comfortable hiking sneakers rather than the new ones works out in our favor. But some things are still beyond our control. In the wake of both Thomas Cook and Wow Air filing for bankruptcy, air travelers need to be prepared for anything. We want to make sure, no matter where you plan to travel this year, your travel investments are protected.

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How to Avoid Overcrowding at Popular Tourist Destinations

 

Crowdsourcing. Crowd of fans. Crowdfunding.

What do these all have in common?  They’re all great crowds. Want to know about a not-so-great-crowd? An overcrowd–as in an overcrowded tourist destination. An ultimate example is the overcrowded peak of Mount Everest, where mountain climbing lovers recently had to stand in a ridiculously long and deadly line to get to the summit1. The peak was too full, but then again, it’s a popular attraction. Continue reading

6 U.S. Destinations to Visit this Fall


Now that summer is coming to an end, reality is starting to hit like a brick wall. This reality check comes not only for kids going back to school full-time, but also for adults working all week with less vacation time. But fear not, the winter blues don’t have to set in too quickly or harshly.

Fall is the perfect time to do some traveling and exploring of places you may not have thought to check out before. The climate is, in many cases, much more bearable, with more comfortable temperatures and lower humidity levels.

We picked a few easy to travel to, budget-friendly spots in the beautiful USA that you won’t want to miss out on.

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6 Great Tips For Traveling Alone

 

Sometimes, you want to just take time for yourself. No, I’m not talking about curling up with a good book in front of the fire with the tap-tap-tap of raindrops on your windowsill to keep you company. I’m talking about taking an awesome vacation alone. It’s not common, but so very doable. It’ll take some courage, an open mind, and some great tips to make the idea a glorious reality. Here are 6 tips to make your trip a great and memorable one.

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4 Reasons You Think You Don’t Need Travel Insurance

If you haven’t purchased travel protection before, you may be questioning whether you really need it for your next trip or not. From being too expensive to thinking you may be covered elsewhere, we want to visit some of the most common reasons why travelers questions whether or not to purchase – and the reasons why they may want to rethink that decision for their next trip!

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How to Help Protect Your Trip During Hurricane Season

Hurricane season 2019 is officially here. With summer vacations upon us, one of the most important steps to staying safe is by purchasing a travel protection plan. While travel protection solely to guard against the disruptions caused by a hurricane is not available from Travel Insured, purchasing a plan with coverage that can help protect against many of the inconveniences that hurricanes can cause can be helpful.

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7 Green Travel Tips for Earth Day

Happy Earth Day! Rather than trying to make a difference only one day out of the year, why not make some changes to the way that you travel each and every time you take off. Here are 7 of our favorite tips for an environmentally friendly vacation.

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Off the Beaten Path Honeymoon Spots

Some honeymooners wish to travel to a popular destination for their big trip: Maui, Venice, Cancun, maybe even Vegas!

But some honeymooners want to travel to off the beaten path destinations for truly unique experiences.

Here are top five off the beaten path honeymoon spots for 2019.

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Travel Insured Introduces New Customer Help Center!

This week, Travel Insured has launched a brand new Customer Help Center on the Travel Insured website! This feature was designed to serve as an all-in-one knowledge base and community designed for customers to help themselves find answers to questions, as quickly as possible.

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Seeing Past the Price Tag: Benefits of an Extensive Travel Protection Plan

Not every travel protection plan is created equal. At first glance, it’s everyone’s inclination to choose the 25-dollar plan over the 125-dollar plan. Big savings initially, however, do not necessarily equate to big savings in the long term! If you’re seeking extensive coverage for your next trip, it’s important to stop getting stuck on the initial price tag and start assessing plans based on your travel coverage needs.

Truth being, it’s tough to anticipate what types of travel misfortunes you will encounter on your trip. Choosing an extensive travel protection plan from Travel Insured, however, is one way to safeguard you and your travel investment. Our Worldwide Trip Protector is an extensive coverage option while our Worldwide Trip Protector Plus is among our most extensive coverage options. Here are a few of the benefits of choosing one of these plans:

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