Purchasing travel insurance is a must if you’re planning on spending a significant length of time out of the country. In fact, you should get it even if you’re not. Choosing the right travel insurance can be confusing, so here are some tips to help you out.
Medical insurance is a necessity. Heaven forbid an accident happen while you’re overseas, but you need to be covered if it does or else you could be out a lot of money. Do your research and find insurance that covers injury, sudden illness, dental emergencies and even costs incurred in the event of your death.
Make sure it covers every place you’re going. The best travel insurance will cover you no matter where you go. If you plan on hopping between countries, make sure your plan will follow you.
Cover your possessions. Remote workers who need to have income while they travel need to protect assets like laptops. Heck, you might even want to have your camera covered, just in case. Your travel insurance should pay for repairs to damaged or lost devices. A lot of electronics are actually much more expensive to replace overseas.
Have financial protection. Insure your money! If whatever bank you’re using goes belly up while you’re overseas you could be left without a euro to your name. Your travel insurance can cover you in case of a money emergency.
If you’re a daredevil, get special insurance. Regular travel insurance won’t cover adventurers. Make sure you’re buying something that’ll pay for your medical bills if you plan on jumping off waterfalls or climbing ridiculously high rocks. Medical insurance only goes so far.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
If the first word you think of when considering Seattle is “rain,” you’re not to blame—there is plenty of rain in this most famous of Pacific Northwest cities. But there are plenty of other, more enjoyable, quintessentially Seattle experiences to be found in Washington’s largest city, and here are the top five you can pack into any visit, no matter how brief.
The Bwindi Field Tent is one of the most formidable tents for international travelers. Designed to provide safety for travelers and field researchers in remote locations, the tent provides comfort for up to three people at a time. When not used for sleeping, it can convert into a mosquito net to help cover your bed.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Start your day in Groton, Massachusetts, just a short drive outside of Boston, with a late breakfast on Main Street at Salt & Light Cafe. The casual eatery provides loads of light breakfast and lunch options, with lots of gluten-free and health-conscious menu items. A wide array of coffees and teas are available, complemented by the café’s house-made flavor shots. Pastry items and desserts are also a can’t-miss add-on to your meal.