Do You Really Need Travel Insurance?

Use this flowchart to help you decide if you do.

Jan 20, 2011
Outside Magazine
Travel insurance

Do I need additional travel insurance?
That depends. There are basically three kinds: travel, which can cover things like bad weather, trip cancellation, and lost baggage; international medical, for minor accidents and visits to the local clinic; and evacuation/repatriation, for adventures that are especially remote, high-risk, or both. Let's figure out which one you might need.