Travel Insurance

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1. Posted by kb7678 (Budding Member 40 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Can anyone give me any advice on travel insurance? What’s the best company they have been with? The cheapest etc. Ones not to go with.
I will need to take out insurance for my 8-month trip through Europe next March just want to know what other people’s suggestions are.


2. Posted by mikeyBoab (Travel Guru 5077 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

I had terrible trouble with Rock Insurance a few years ago when I got trapped in Florida during a hurricane for a week. It was a struggle to get the compensation my nsurance covered and a guy who was on the same package as me got more compensation. They wouldn't answer my letters after a while.

Nowadays I get my insurance through my bank, the Royal Bank of Scotland, and if any of their managers should happen to read this and would like to send me a holiday voucher or luggage set I would be happy to accept.

3. Posted by Mel. (Travel Guru 4567 posts) 12y Star this if you like it!

Well, i hate insurance companies. They usually cost more than they will ever pay for.
The only insurance i ever take out, is medical insurance. And that is only if i am travelling to a country, where medical care is way too expensive, to ever pay for.