Ambareen Musa, Founder & CEO of, explains exactly why you need to think about travel insurance, before jetting off on your next holiday:

Cancelled or delayed flights, lost or stolen baggage, emergency medical expenses, stolen passport… The list of travel nightmares goes on. With our impeccably planned itineraries, all we want is our holiday to go without a hitch. But what if it does not? That is exactly why you need to think about travel insurance.

Single trip vs multi-trip travel insurance

As the name suggests, single trip travel insurance provides cover for one particular trip. This type of policy can be customized based on your holiday with features and cover levels as per your requirement.

The cover commences as soon as you fly out till the time you return back and is great for those who travel occasionally. This policy is easy to get and can be bought just before you leave for your trip. However, if you plan going on more than just a few trips in a year, taking out a single trip insurance for every trip can be a costly option. This is where multi-trip insurance comes into play.

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