Author: Damian Tysdal

Damian Tysdal is the founder of CoverTrip, and he believes travel insurance should be easier to understand. He started the first travel insurance blog in 2006.

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5 Tips to Understand your Travel Delay Benefits 1 November 2013

5 Tips to Understand your Travel Delay Benefits

Travel delay coverage - also called trip delay - reimburses travelers for covered expenses up to...

10 Tips for a Safe Trip When She’s Pregnant 18 October 2013

10 Tips for a Safe Trip When She’s Pregnant

Whether you’re taking a babymoon at the beach or visiting relatives for the holidays, most pregnant...

8 Steps to Prepare for Travel Abroad with a Mental Illness 13 September 2013

8 Steps to Prepare for Travel Abroad with a Mental Illness

International travel can be stressful for a range of reasons, but it’s important to recognize that...

What Does Travel Accident Insurance Cover? 27 August 2013

What Does Travel Accident Insurance Cover?

Travel accident insurance is a specialized type of travel insurance plan. Essentially, it acts as life...

6 Tips to Avoid and Treat Traveler’s Diarrhea 9 August 2013

6 Tips to Avoid and Treat Traveler’s Diarrhea

One item no traveler wants to pick up on their trip is an uncomfortable illness. It’s...

Is Travel Insurance the same as Health Insurance? 5 August 2013

Is Travel Insurance the same as Health Insurance?

Travel insurance has some benefits that are similar to health insurance, but it is not the...

Is Travel Insurance Worth the Cost? 1 August 2013

Is Travel Insurance Worth the Cost?

Determining whether travel insurance is worth the cost or not comes down to how much you...

Does Travel Insurance Include Repatriation? 31 July 2013

Does Travel Insurance Include Repatriation?

Yes, travel insurance includes repatriation as described within the medical evacuation coverage of your travel insurance...

Does Travel Insurance Cover Lost Passports? 3 July 2013

Does Travel Insurance Cover Lost Passports?

When your passport is lost or stolen and you’re getting ready to leave or already on...

Does Travel Insurance Cover Lost Luggage? 3 July 2013

Does Travel Insurance Cover Lost Luggage?

Arriving at your destination and discovering that you’ve lost your luggage along the way is no...