Flying above clouds

Why Your Credit Cards’ Travel Insurance May Not Be Enough

Every year I buy one thing that I hope I never have to use. Travel insurance. Apart from not wanting to tempt fate and fearing that the first trip I dared to take without it would be the first time I needed it, I couldn’t imagine grabbing my passport without knowing I had a goodRead More

Samsonite Mooval handbag on Star Flyer in the Ligurian sea

Crossing Countries: How to Plan a Trip to Multiple Destinations 

Some trips are bigger than others. As someone who is in the midst of a six month trip taking in multiple countries I know how exciting it can be to have so many places to go and things to see. I also know how much of a head spin planning a trip like that canRead More

When skiing the right travel insurance is a must

Off Piste Travel Insurance Tips for the Japan Ski Season

As someone who would never whip out her passport without knowing her travel insurance is all in order I am aghast when someone tells me they are travelling without it. To me it’s not just about what would happen if my valuables were stolen or about replacing lost luggage, although it sure would be handyRead More

Left Luggage and Travel Insurance: A Common Mistake

… This post is brought to you by Compare Insurance … Most of us have done it at one time or another when we’re travelling: we wake up, check out, leave our luggage with the hotel and go exploring for the day before returning to gather our belongings and heading for the airport / trainRead More

Adventures with Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance and checking your policy

Every now and again those niggling “I’d better check that out” feelings pay off. And so it was that I discovered just a few days before heading to Europe on holiday that my travel insurance was not all that I expected it to be. You see, I’ve been getting the annual multi-trip travel insurance coverRead More