How to Plan a Stress-Free Vacation

Vacations are meant to be fun, peaceful and relaxing, not anxiety-ridden and stressful. But let’s face it – the amount of planning and preparation that’s required to step away from reality for a few days can be overwhelming. From booking travel arrangements, to tying up loose ends at work, to securing travel insurance, to organizing Continue

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5 Survival Tips for Holiday Travel

Nothing says, “Happy Holidays” like unforgiving airport security lines, delayed flights and grumpy travelers! If you’ve ever traveled during the holiday season, you’ve likely embraced the old idiom, “Every Man for Himself”. Everything from long lines and cancellations, to bad weather and impatient globetrotters, traveling in November and December can be utterly chaotic and stressful. Continue

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4 Common Travel Insurance Myths Dispelled

Travelers are constantly asking us about common travel insurance myths and misconceptions. Some people think that it’s an overly expensive and complicated investment. Others believe that they’re impervious to accidents. Truth be told, unforeseen disasters like illness, trip cancellation and baggage loss can happen to anyone. In the unfortunate event that it happens to you, Continue

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How To Pack and Protect Your Electronics

Electronics are essential items to add to your packing list. From laptops to tablets and everything in between, these items keep you entertained and help you capture extraordinary moments during your travels. Here’s how you should pack each of your valuable electronics and an extra tip on how travel insurance can help: Laptop Laptops are Continue

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Does Travel Insurance Cover Electronics?

We depend upon our electronics to connect us with the rest of the world and manage our lives, so it’s no wonder that our cell phones, laptops and iPads accompany us on our vacations. That’s why when we were recently asked if cell phones and laptops are covered with travel insurance, we knew it was Continue

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What is Medical Evacuation Coverage?

Medical evacuation is a topic that is often overlooked when purchasing travel insurance because most of us assume “it won’t happen to me”. However, each year thousands of people of all ages traveling abroad have an emergency that requires a medical evacuation. You must ask yourselves these important questions: What if you had a sudden Continue

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6 Popular Destinations for Fall

From the grapevines of Sonoma to Nashville, many popular travel destinations offer lower prices, boast fewer crowds and better temperatures during the fall season. Read on to discover 6 popular travel destinations for the upcoming season. 1. Sonoma | Sonoma, located only 45 minutes away from San Francisco, offers spas for relaxation, wineries for wine Continue

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Fall Into Travel With These 5 Tips

The summer is coming to an end, the school semester is starting, and that can only mean one thing – fall is just around the corner. Here are 5 tips that can help make your fall vacation a success: 1. Keep an eye on the weather. Check dependable sources like The Weather Channel or the Continue

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Unconventional Ways to Save on Travel

We’ve all heard tips on how to save money while traveling. They include everything from use a travel agent to using public transportation. These are great tips to follow while traveling, but today we’re sharing six unconventional ways to save on travel. Stand on the plane. CNN reported RyanAir floated the idea of adding “standing Continue

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Make Your Beach Vacation a Success

Summer is here and that means it’s time for beach vacation! So throw your shorts and flip flops in your bag, read these tips, and soak up the sun. Bring an extra bag to store your beach gear. It will come in handy to store those swimsuits, flip flops and any other beach gear in Continue

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