Instead of wading through all of the information regarding various different kinds of travel insurance, and then trying to decide which travel insurance options and possible combinations are most relevant for your particular trip, vacation or circumstances, it may make sense to take a look at one of the "All Inclusive" travel insurance package plans that are available.
There are many specific travel insurance policies offering protection against various unwelcome possibilities while away from home, including of course: emergency medical assistance, trip cancellation insurance and baggage loss insurance, to name a few. These are very useful, and certainly the emergency medical is a must have. But, trying to sort through all of the products and coverages, and then deciding on the right combination, may seem rather tedious, especially as your vacation or business trip looms invitingly in the future and you'd just like to get on with it.
For those of us who can think of nothing less appealing than wading through all of these choices, there may be an excellent - time and cost effective solution. The answer could simply be to purchase one of the "All Inclusive" travel insurance policies that are available. A packaged combination of coverages may be the perfect option for you, your family or travelling group, as they cover most of the standard requirements of a traveller whose trip has run into problems.
Benefit levels and exclusions vary by policy and supplier. What follows is a brief overview of some of the benefits typically included in an "all inclusive" travel insurance plan:
Trip Cancellation / Interruption Insurance:
Trip Cancellation - if you must cancel your trip due to events beyond your control.
Trip Interruption - if events beyond your control, cause your trip to be interrupted.
Trip Delay - if scheduled departure delays cause unplanned expenses.
Supplier Default - if the folks you purchased your vacation from go out of business.Schedule Change - if an airline schedule change causes unplanned expenses.