I travel a lot and as you all know I’ve been to 61 countries and 5 continents. That’s a lot of travelling!
I also have a professional corporate job, a husband and a teenage son. I’m a strong advocate for smart travel but sometimes things go wrong, and when they do, you have to ask yourself if you’re prepared.
You don’t have to do anything drastic if you want to afford a life of travel.
You don’t have to choose between having it all and having nothing at all, and you definitely don’t have to quit your lifestyle!
But it’s a good idea to get travel insurance in case something goes wrong!
Do you remember that time when I went to Spain for a TBEX conference, and spent most of my time crying, as it was a complete and utter disaster!
What about the time we went to Korea, when really, we should have been going to Qatar?
Now how did that happen?
Believe me, I felt like such a rookie. And did we have travel insurance?
Foolishly we didn’t!
That’s right, we not only ended up with egg on our face, but over €3,000 (three thousand) poorer, and had to add an extra day flying into the Far East, rather than to the Middle East!
Last year, a few years ago I went hiking up a live volcano in Bali, and really regretted it! And having learnt my lesson previously, I can’t imagine going that far beyond, WITHOUT INSURANCE. No siree!
So I chose Travel Insurance from World Nomads, as recommended by Lonely Planet and the National Geographic, and felt assured that if my flight was delayed, my stuff nicked, or (please no!), an accident were to occur, I would be looked after. And if World Nomads is good enough for them, it’s definitely good enough for me!
World Nomads is an online travel insurance service designed for independent travellers created by independent travellers, and for people who love adventure and travel, and whose three key concerns are freedom, safety and connection.
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Well quite frankly, if you can’t afford travel insurance, you really can’t afford to travel!
Yes, I said.
However, if you are going to risk it make sure you have some sort of travel insurance.
Just in case.
Travel insurance with World Nomads is pretty simple, and flexible. You can buy, extend and claim online, even after you’ve left home!
Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from over 150 countries and designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage, and a range of adventure sports and activities.
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We want to make sure you get the most from WorldNomads.com. You can find out more about why travel insurance is important for your trip.
If you have any questions about your travel insurance or travel safety in general, please contact WorldNomads.com directly.
All World Nomads Travel insurance plans are different, depending on your county of residence, the policy you choose, and any options or upgrades you buy.
Coverage described may not be available for travellers from every country, state or province.
Please read the policy details carefully to ensure that it’s right for you and that you know what’s covered, what’s not covered, and any limits, terms and conditions which may apply.
If you have any questions, just ask World Nomads.
Now that’s out of the way, go out and explore the world!
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Note! I never travel without insurance as you never know what might happen.
I learnt my lesson in Spain. And obviously, in countries like Qatar, where technically the risk is higher, I can’t imagine going that far beyond WITHOUT INSURANCE. No siree! You can get yours here, at World Nomads!
So what are you waiting for?
Thanks a million!
See you in Berlin.
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