If you're travelling overseas it can be tempting to treat yourself to a new electronic gadget, or some designer gear to surprise friends and loved ones with something special from abroad.
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Although they say there's safety in numbers when travelling abroad, accidents and incidents can happen and in my experience are all the more likely when there's a few of you. That's why a group travel insurance policy is a great way to ensure that everybody you're travelling with has adequate insurance for your trip.
Don't go skiing or snowboarding without a winter sports travel insurance policy.
Travelling abroad comes with risks no matter which country you are visiting and a little research before you go can ensure you've got the right vaccinations, visas and are clued up on any laws or restrictions.
When it comes to making an insurance claim, you may be confused by the 'excess' charge you will be required to pay. Don't be alarmed by the technical definition!