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Importance and Benefits of Buying Travel Insurance Policy

​​Most of us think that buying travel insurance is just another expense. However, we would like to tell you about the numerous situations that are covered under a travel insurance policy. Let's have a look at how travel insurance co​mes handy in several cases-

Trip cancelled

Several issues can come up out of nowhere. What if you get ill and can't travel or some important work come ups, what will you do? You will have to cancel the trip. With travel insurance by your side, you will be covered against such events and won't have to feel stuck or lost.

You miss your connecting flight

You have the itinerary set, and you get to know that your connecting flight got cancelled or is delayed. Isn't it frustrating? It is! In this event, if you have a travel insurance policy, you can take another flight to catch all the activities you have planned at your holiday destination.

Your flight got cancelled

Many times long haul flights get cancelled due to unfavourable weather conditions. With travel insurance by your side, your entire trip is covered, which means you can stay relaxed and not worry about the heavy winds and rains.

Your baggage is delayed or lost

You are excited about the trip, and you have packed the best attires you have, along with your camera, and other essential items. Unfortunately, the airline made a mistake, and your checked-in baggage got lost. This event can be quite frightening and can spoil your mood entirely. But, luckily, if you have a travel insurance policy, your check-in baggage will be covered under the policy.

Your passport is lost

On one of the most hazardous events that can happen when you are abroad is that you lose your passport in an unknown country. A travel insurance policy comes with a passport lost cover, which can fasten the process of getting a new passport without much hassle.

You get sick or injured on your trip

Imagine you enjoying the sights on the narrow, cobble-streets of a European town and journey down the road and hurt yourself badly. Thankfully, a travel insurance policy offers comprehensive hospitalization cover, which will help you get the right treatment. Treatments in foreign countries are quite expensive and can burn a massive hole in your savings. What's more? You'll get assistance service in your own preferred language to locate a suited medical facility nearby.

You need emergency cash assistance

Pickpocketing is one of the most common problems tourists face in foreign countries. No matter how much precautions you take, if something has to go wrong, it will. Therefore, it is advisable to stay prepared when you are abroad away from all the help. A travel insurance policy is your best friend when you are in a foreign country. It can even help you with emergency assistance so that you can enjoy the trip to the fullest.