What is Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Accidental death and dismemberment insurance is called “AD&D” in insurance literature. But off the record, travelers often call it “THAT” insurance. You know the one. It’s the awkward one, the scary one, even the gruesome one. It’s definitely the insurance that no one wants to think about, let […]
Travel Insurance (or Trip Cancellation) News. These plans offer coverage for the cost of your trip and often include other benefits such as emergency medical and evacuation.
Making Sense of Insurance for Skiing and Snowboarding The thrill of skiing and snowboarding around the world is beyond compare. Can anything compete with a sunrise run in Switzerland or Alberta? Or a fantastic apres-ski with friends in Italy or Colorado? But for those involved in winter adventure sports, the big rewards are coupled with big […]
Every Frequent Traveler Fears a Personal Property Disaster The news is often filled with scary travel stories. But if you ask travelers what they fear most, they say losing their luggage tops the list. Everyone can relate to that sinking feeling. You’re waiting around the luggage carousel, willing your suitcase to appear to no avail. […]
How to Prepare for a Ziplining Adventure Around the World As fans of the TV show The Office can attest, sometimes expat life and ziplining don’t mix. The hapless Toby Flenderson, played by Paul Lieberstein, breaks his neck while ziplining on day three of his new expat life in Costa Rica. For television fans, this […]
Planning a Snorkeling Trip You’re about to embark on the trip of a lifetime, or maybe the permanent relocation you’ve dreamed of for years, and you can’t wait to indulge in one of travel’s greatest pleasures: exploring the coastlines and coves of your new home away from home. It’s time to go snorkeling! Snorkeling may […]