China – Coronavirus Outbreak

Officials in China are working to contain the outbreak of a new virus - called the Coronavirus - that is spreading throughout China. The virus outbreak, which started ...

January 2020

Philippines – Volcano Eruption

The Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupted on January 12, 2020, spewing lava half a mile into the air and forcing thousands of people to evacuate ...

January 2020

Iran – Political Unrest

Following a U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian Major General, there has been heightened tension between the two countries. Amid the political tension between ...

January 2020

Australia – Wildfires

Record heat in Australia has caused bush fires throughout the country, burning millions of acres, destroying hundreds of homes, and resulting in the death of multiple ...

January 2020

Puerto Rico – Earthquake

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake and multiple other strong tremors hit Puerto Rico on Tuesday morning, causing power outages and damage to homes and buildings along ...

January 2020

USA – Winter Storms

Squaremouth's Winter Storm and Travel Insurance Information Center explains travel insurance coverage for winter storms ...

December 2019

New Zealand – Volcano Eruption

A volcano on New Zealand's White Island erupted on Monday, December 9, 2019, killing at least 16 people and hospitalizing more than 30. Additional eruptions ...

December 2019

Italy – Venice Flooding

Heavy rainfall in Northern Italy has been prolonged in Venice, bringing flooding to the famous tourist destination. On November 12, 2019, the high waters in Venice ...

November 2019

California – Wildfires

Multiple wildfires are raging throughout California, burning more than 100,000 acres of land and evacuating hundreds of thousands of people from the affected regions ...

October 2019