Travel Insurance

Another reason to protect your vacation with travel insurance…weather and more

Welcome to Peak Hurricane Season!  Not sure if you realize that hurricane season lasts for 6 months and this year is supposed to be a big one.  Seems that every year the weather forecasters say we are going to have a bad year for hurricanes.  We've already had a bunch of named storms.  Hurricane Dorian [...]

Do you need travel insurance?

Travel Insurance- do you need it? If you ask 100 different travelers, you’ll get 100 different reasons either to purchase travel insurance OR not to purchase travel insurance.  It’s a personal opinion and an option, but when you book your vacation or honeymoon with My Vacation Lady, you will always be given the option to [...]

If you are traveling, you may be required to carry travel insurance

In the past, a few of countries required that travelers visiting have adequate medical insurance to cover any healthcare services required during a visit to their country.  Now, more and more countries are requiring that tourists carry Travel Insurance to enter their borders. Gullfoss, Iceland In a recent report Allianz Partners noted: 15 [...]

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Travel Insurance – why should you take it

Since there is nothing fun, romantic or even exciting about travel insurance, why write yet another blog post about it?  Because we just had clients lose out on 1 night of their honeymoon due to a flight cancellation. On July 15, 2018, as My Vacation Lady was stuck in the Fort Lauderdale airport waiting for [...]

Do Destination Wedding Guests need travel insurance?

Many destination wedding guests don't think they need travel insurance but in the last couple of weeks, My Vacation Lady has heard of 4 incidents that will make you realize how important taking out travel insurance is. Typically, destination weddings are booked pretty far out and lots of thing can happen in a year, which [...]

True Story and a reason to take travel insurance

As I write this post, we are waiting to hear updates from a colleague's client who had an accident in Bora Bora while on their honeymoon.  The couple was on their honeymoon and dove into the gorgeous ocean. With water that looks like this, how can anyone blame him for wanting to get into the [...]

How your family members might effect your vacation plans

Planning and booking your vacation or honeymoon is exciting!  We never want  to bring up a "what if" situation but My Vacation Lady wants to make sure all of our clients are protected against unavoidable illness or circumstances. We have had a few occasions to use travel insurance personally when Mr. My Vacation Lady got sick during [...]

Travel Tips- before your vacation

Now that your vacation or honeymoon is booked, My Vacation Lady suggests taking care of a few things before you leave to have a smoother vacation. Check your passport - If your passport will expire within six months of your ticketed date of return, get it renewed now.  You may be denied boarding your flight or denied entrance [...]

The story of a blizzard and 2 different vacations

We really shouldn't call the snow storm on March 14 a blizzard in the NYC metro region.  It was more of a blizzard prediction that never happened but since a massive blizzard was predicted, we were watching reports and our clients' flights. This is a story of 2 different vacations.  One was booked by My [...]

Winter Travel Tips

It's only mid December and so far, the winter hasn't been too bad anywhere in the country yet.  YET is the operative word because technically, winter doesn't even begin until next week. Whether you swear by the Farmer's Almanac predictions or the TV weatherman , we know that we will be getting snow in the northern [...]