What about travel insurance?
If you’re concerned that you may have to cancel or postpone your trip, then buying travel insurance is a wise move. You’ll often be offered that option when you book your travel. Just be sure to read the fine print so you understand what’s covered and what isn’t. Know that your health insurance plan at home may not cover you while traveling overseas. Experts recommend purchasing a policy from a company licensed in your home state and not affiliated with a tour operator or other travel-related business. Two comparison sites to check out are InsureMyTrip.com and SquareMouth.com. Both offer several different types of coverage, including trip cancelation, medical insurance, and evacuation policies.
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