Tag: trip interruption

Cruises that Don’t Sail as Scheduled

By now, you’ve probably heard something about the oil spill in Texas that has shut down the shipping channel that connects Galveston Bay to the Gulf of Mexico. Besides the obvious devastating effects this kind of event can have on the environment and the local economy, it’s also put a serious damper on cruise activity in the area. Jim Walker of CruiseLaw posted today about the nightmare unfolding for passengers trying to embark in Galveston for excursions to San Juan. In a response to his post, a user asked: “Is there any travel insurance that covers situations like this?”

Record Flight Cancellations & Travel Insurance

Airports to Avoid During the Holidays

Top travel insurance comparison site InsureMyTrip this week reported an increase in calls from concerned travelers, due to the latest wave of flight cancellations. On Thursday, over 6,200 flight cancellations and another 3,700 delays left many travelers stranded as another major snow storm pounded the East Coast.  According to InsureMyTrip, travelers can best protect themselves

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