Squaremouth interviewed real customers about their travel insurance claims experiences. These are their stories, explaining what went wrong and how travel insurance helped.

Two-Hour Climb to Escape War-Torn Country

Don has taken more than 70 trips in his life, never leaving without travel insurance. Even with insurance and years of traveling experience, he wasn’t prepared for what happened during his trip to Bolivia.

Broken Teeth, Herniated Disk Impact Travel Plans

In 2012, Nancy scheduled two of her dream vacations - an African safari and a trip to China. Two separate fluke injuries nearly cost her both trips.