Making Sense of Insurance for Skiers and Snowboarders 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 […]
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With the Olympics in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea (South Korea) in full swing, there are going to be thousands of people traveling abroad to either participate, spectate or report on this great event. If you are traveling to the Olympics, make sure you have the right travel insurance in place to protect you if you fall sick […]
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. […]
Which Countries Have the Best Health Care Systems The UK, Australia and the Netherlands rank at the top of the list. …and surprise! The USA is 11th!! According to a recent publication from the Commonwealth Fund The USA is ranked last of 11 Countries. ” “Among the 11 nations studied in this report—Australia, Canada, France, […]
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 […]