Tag Archives: travel medical insurance

Are You Covered?

I consider myself extremely lucky when it comes to my history of good health and safety in the years I’ve traveled abroad and even then, it has not been a bump-free journey. It doesn’t matter how prepared you think you are, or how alert you plan to be on the road, you can never predict…
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South America on Two Wheels: Temuco, Chile to Ushuaia, Chile

Motorcycling with Adventurer Timothy Darrin  Editor’s Note: On December 28th, 2017 I received an email from my buddy Tim Darrin who lives in Napa, California. I opened it naively thinking he was going to wish me a late Merry Christmas or an early Happy New Year. Here’s what I got instead: Hello Everyone, Here’s a thought…
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Follow Your Genome, DNA Travel in 2018

Adventure travel isn’t always about jumping off cliffs, carving powder, or paddling whitewater. A deep and abiding adventure can begin with a simple DNA test. Companies providing inexpensive and accurate DNA testing are multiplying rapidly. Make sure you select a reputable organization like the ones below: FamilyTree DNA: best for genealogists, YDNA and mtDNA tests…
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WHICH TRAVEL INSURANCE SHOULD I BUY?

WHICH TRAVEL INSURANCE SHOULD I BUY? Everyone traveling outside their home country needs travel insurance. Where doubt creeps in is when deciding which travel insurance policy to buy. There are hundreds of plans to choose from, so let’s separate them into three main categories: Trip Cancellation Insurance (TCI) – TCI plans refund your prepaid expenses…
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