Travel Tips and Ideas

How to Survive Travel Delays

A few words can describe what it’s like to get delayed on a trip. Annoying. Inconvenient. Time-consuming. Those are words no one wants associated with their vacation. Anything can happen to cause a delay.  Your plane can arrive late or weather conditions can deteriorate. First, keep your cool. Delays can be compounded by frustration. Next, determine your options. Thankfully, there are ways to survive a travel delay and still enjoy your vacation.

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Staying Safe During Hurricane Season

Hurricane season has already begun, so we wanted to take some time to recommend a few tips to help you and your family stay safe. From June 1st to November 30th many are on the lookout for these tremendous storms, but the most active part of the season is usually between August and October. While we can’t stop hurricane season from rolling around every year, we can take a few extra precautions to help minimize expensive damages that these storms have the potential to create.

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Top 3 Places for Online Travel Research

Dreaming of traveling again? For those making future travel plans, it’s very common to search for ideas online. You might want to backpack the Appalachian Trail. Maybe you want to search for the best restaurants in L.A. What’s the nightlife like in Chicago?  No more hopping from site to site, spending hours digging for inspiration. We can point you to some of the top resources online to do your travel research.

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How to Keep Your Belongings Safe While Traveling

Traveling is an exciting time. It is something that we often need a lot of supplies and resources in order to make the experience go smoothly. But, how do we keep all of the items we bring with us safe while gone? Check out this list of tips on how to keep both yourself and your items safe while you explore the world!

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Perks of the Cancel for Any Reason Benefit

Cancelling a trip can be disappointing. All your preparations must be stopped, and your bookings may be non-refundable. Your trip doesn’t have to be a total loss in such a situation. A travel protection plan with the Cancel for Any Reason (CFAR) benefit may be just what you need. Travel Insured offers the Worldwide Trip Protector Plus plan, which includes CFAR. The benefit means what it says. You can cancel for any reason under the sun. Purchasing this plan can make cancelling easier on you and your finances.

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How to Relive Some of Your Favorite Vacations from Home

Many of us wish we could travel multiple times a year. However, for most of us that may not be possible. So, how do we keep our internal passion for travel alive and well during the times we can’t travel? We’ve come up with a few tips on how you can relive some of your favorite vacations from home!

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Why Travel Protection is a Must

We live in a world where the unpredictable can happen at any time. Your trip can be delayed due to inclement weather. A natural disaster can force you to cancel your trip. The airline may lose your luggage. What can one do in cases such as these and more? Travel protection is a way to help protect your trip against unforeseen events that may affect your vacation. Here are a few ways your future arrangements can be secured by a travel protection plan.

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How to Make Your Staycation Relaxing

Often times, going on vacation is the highlight of the year. There are countless hours of dreaming, preparing, and anticipation that go into each and every trip we go on. Not to mention, it is an opportunity to explore parts of the world that we have never seen before. But what is sometimes overlooked is the less familiar staycation. We have an opportunity to create the same relaxing atmosphere that we experience away from home while at home. We’ve come up with a few tips on how to plan a staycation and make it the best vacation you’ve had in years.

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3 Great Tips for Making Future Travel Plans

Planning a trip is exciting for many reasons. As you book your trip, you can envision yourself at your destination. Excursions and attractions can be part of your itinerary. There might even be some shopping involved in preparation for your vacation. There are a few things to keep in mind when making future travel plans that you don’t want to miss. Here are some tips to help you along.

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Why You Should Consider Using a Travel Advisor

One of the most enjoyable aspects to going on vacation, for many of us, is doing the planning and booking. Unfortunately, that step is also one of the most stressful. What if there was a way that you could input all of your needs and wants for your upcoming vacation without having to deal with the stress of hour-long internet searches and countless blueprints planning your every move? Well then, you may want to consider a travel advisor. We’ve come up with a few things that travel advisors do well; to keep you from having to worry about it. Next stop, paradise!

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