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1. Posted by hellomaya (Budding Member 26 posts) 5y

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Hello all!

I'm about to go to Morocco and just realised I'm not covered by my insurance for Africa. Any tips for a company that's cheap for a really short trip, and will insure me after I've left my country of residence? I'm an Aussie.


2. Posted by Cyberia (Travel Guru 1831 posts) 5y

You could try:

Important. Never give any insurance company a get out clause. Mention any problems medical or otherwise, anything a little dangerous you might do there, anything expensive you are going to take along like a camera, etc.

Pop into a pharmacist and ask if there are any vaccinations, malaria tablets , etc that they would suggest for you. Morocco is supposed to be malaria free.

3. Posted by Sam I Am (Admin 5588 posts) 5y

World Nomads is an Australian company and I know Peter has used them a number of times (7% off using promo code SAVE7 :)). The tricky part is whether or not they'll insure you once you've left home. Usually there's some kind of quarantine period if an earlier insurance has already run out for example.

4. Posted by ab12pro (Budding Member 15 posts) 4y

I would also recommend as suggested by Cyberia. Its rates are really very low.

5. Posted by hellomaya (Budding Member 26 posts) 4y

Thanks all for the replies, sorted the situation out and am having a great time in Morocco :)

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