With schools out and summer in full swing, family summer travel is on the rise. Make family travel fun while still ensuring you, your family and your travel plans remain safe.
VisitorsCoverage, a travel insurance marketplace, offers travelers a variety of tips to protect their trips with the constantly changing travel restrictions and protocols.
This summer, more than 60 percent of Americans prioritize their spending on leisure travel. Americans are also booking trips with much shorter notice compared to previous years. Despite these differences over the years, travelers should continue focusing on securing their trips and making sure they remain safe while traveling.
Travelers looking to take a road trip should protect their vacation with trip cancellation insurance. With a selection of more than 50 different plans, travelers can add Cancel for any Reason to make sure they have maximum flexibility. Coverage can include rental car collision insurance in the case of accidents.
Adrenaline junkies can book adventure sports coverage to keep them safe while embarking on activities such as water skiing, jet skiing or kayaking. Those interested in hiking, mountain climbing and trekking can purchase mountaineering and hiking insurance.
Other insurance choices include:
- Travel medical health coverage for international travelers to prevent expensive medical bills in case of an emergency
- Cruise insurance
- Student insurance
- Group travel insurance
- Business travel
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As ecotourism and responsible travel become more popular, destinations look for ways to promote their rural and natural areas and preserve local ways of life. Agritourism — staying in farms or rural houses — is perfect for family travel, offering a chance for children to meet and interact with local people. It is not only a highly sustainable form of tourism, but also a more relaxing vacation compared to trips trudging through cities with children in tow.
Embark on a family journey through The Last Frontier with Celebrity Cruises® and experience an unforgettable luxury vacation in the untouched natural beauty of Alaska. The breathtaking landscape of this pristine wilderness sets the stage for every memorable moment from up-close, awe-inspiring views of glaciers to observing native wildlife, including whales, bears, bald eagles, and moose. This corner of the world offers not only spectacular scenery, but also opportunities to learn about the history and culture of Alaska — from the native people who’ve lived here for centuries to the adventurers seeking their fortunes during the gold rush. No matter which sailing you choose, you’ll journey through the ever-popular Inside Passage — one of the most popular experiences on any Alaska vacation — and visit Hubbard Glacier or Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier.
Australian adventure travel company Aurora Expeditions announced its partnership with Australian-based education platform UpSchool on an Arctic education program, perfect for family travelers. The 10-week course explores the importance of the Arctic region. The program encourages children to create a plan for how their community can contribute to positive environmental change.