[Wine] Liba Cohn, The Benefits Of Holiday Travel Insurance
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Liba Cohn, The Benefits Of Holiday Travel Insurance
Lillian Sarah Lyustiger
lillian sarah cohn
Tourism is a growing industry worldwide. So are undesirable things like
terrorism, flight crashes, accidents, wars, disease, natural calamities etc.
Any experienced traveler can tell you that travel is full of uncertainties.
But it is not possible to sit at home afraid of calamities. Holiday travel
insurance is one way of mitigating the financial risk of such unforeseen
events or calamities.
There are a variety of holiday travel insurance policies available today on
the internet or the market. It is easy to get confused with so many offers.
However most holiday travel insurance policies have certain basic benefits
which are common. Holiday travel insurance policies usually provide coverage
Trip cancellation/interruptions. Trip cancellation/interruptions due to a
variety of reasons like death of an immediate family member, weather, sudden
illness, bankruptcy of airliner, jury duty, terrorist activities etc.
Medical costs. Costs incurred for doctor visits, medicines, treatment,
surgery etc and some policies even provide coverage for costs of medical
evacuation to nearest medical facility.
Accidents. Accidents or calamities like earthquakes, tsunami, storms etc and
the related costs. Some policies also provide vehicle accident costs. These
are especially useful when going for a driving holiday to a foreign country.
Most of your regular policies for auto insurance only provide insurance
within the United States and do not provide for accidents out of the US.
Baggage Loss. Costs incurred for loss of baggage and valuable is also
covered by most travel insurance policies. These are especially useful when
going out for a shopping holiday for antiques, valuables, jewelry or
All the above-mentioned costs are borne by the travel insurance company
depending upon the travel insurance policy. Before purchasing the policy
read the fine print carefully, especially the parts covering, deductibles,
co-insurance, specific limits, exclusions, hotline numbers and emergency
services. Purchasing a policy for a family works out cheaper. Purchasing a
policy online also works out cheaper as you do not have to pay for the
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