As you start putting together your trip to Paris you’ll undoubtedly be thinking about which neighborhoods you’d like to explore, where the best restaurants in the city are and what to pack. With so many exciting things to plan, travel insurance might be the last thing on your mind. However, an insurance package can save your entire trip by saving you money and a lot of stress.
Travel insurance provides you with a safety net in the event that anything goes wrong before or during your trip. This can range from minor annoyances like a delayed flight or lost luggage, to major emergencies like an accident. Travel insurance packages all differ in terms of coverage, most will provide varied levels of compensation for the following:
- Trip cancellation
- Trip delay or interruption
- Lost or delayed baggage
- Medical expenses in the case of an accident or illness
There are many different travel insurance providers to choose from. In our experience, Travelex provides the most straightforward, comprehensive plans at a competitive price. They offer three levels of travel insurance: Travel Basic, Travel Select and Travel Max. All three options fully cover trip cancellation and interruption, as well as fixed compensation for trip delays, missed connections, baggage delays, medical expenses and medical evacuation. Travelex also offers convenient add-ons to cover flights, vehicle rentals and other activities.
Find out more about Travelex travel insurance here