Backpacking in Shanghai is a fantastic way to experience another culture and see a new country without spending a fortune. Make sure you get the most out of your backpacking holiday to Shanghai with our guide to accommodation, sightseeing and transport
A backpacking holiday is a great way of seeing loads of sights and getting to know different cultures and people, without spending a fortune.But if you’re spending a lot of time in countries where you’re not familiar with the language or local customs.
Keep a separate note of policy number(s) in case you lose or damage your certificate. It's a good idea to leave your policy details/contact numbers with a family member/close friend in case you lose your contact card or are too sick to contact your insurer directly.
If you’re thinking of heading off on a jolly, it’s always a smart idea to pack your travel insurance policy. As with all insurance, it’s best to opt for the exact level of cover you’re likely to require rather than merely the cheapest policy.
If you only make one or two trips abroad each year, buying single-trip cover each time may be the cheapest option. However, a growing number of people are opting for the cost savings and convenience of annual travel insurance.
If you’re planning a trip to the US of A, aside from your passport, dollars and the ‘three Ts’ (that’s ticket, toothbrush and travel insurance), you now have to go online and fill in the ESTA form.
Travel insurance policies cover the obvious problems, like accidents or an illness, a stolen wallet or purse. Travel insurance cover also provides compensation for delays and cancellations, for damaged or lost luggage, and often includes a helpline for use in emergencies.
Can't find an answer here? Ask an expert on our help Forum.
Ask a question
Find the right travel insurance for a city break, your summer holiday or even a global adventure.
Compare travel insurance
© Copyright 2008 - 2015 Confused.com. All rights reserved.
3rd Floor, Greyfriars House, Greyfriars Road,
Confused.com is a trading name of Inspop.com Limited and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority