Travel insurance is a must whether you are on the road for a day or travelling across the country for months. Think about all the possible things that can go wrong. Missing baggage, stolen camera, cancelled flights or bad health. The possibilities are many. Luckily for smart traveller, there is an easy solution; travel insurance. Make sure you buy your travel insurance before you travel and read through the policy details to ensure that everything necessary is covered by your insurance. Generally, travel insurance will cover the following:
- General insurance covers
- Lost or damaged luggage
- Cancellation of airline tickets and deposits made
- Car hire excess (very important if you are renting a car)
- Loss of precious good e.g cameras etc. (if covered by your plan).
Here is a list of some quality insurers
1Cover: offers quality insurance products underwritten by Allianz which is Australias leading insurance company. Go with a big name like 1Cover to avoid hassle-free claims and issue with hidden sub-clauses. Buy claim online and get your peace of mind before you travel. 1Cover is now based in Singapore, New Zealand and Australia.