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Holidays 2021: Travel insurance expert warns Brits ‘take huge’ risk by ignoring FCO advice | Travel News | Travel

Holidays have been a contentious topic throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Although the government has long warned against travel, many Britons have decided to jet-set anyway. By travelling when the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office advises against it is a risky business indeed.

Analysis of the Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) November International Air Passenger Traffic data has revealed a whopping 1,439,268 travellers may have travelled abroad uninsured during the UK’s second national lockdown in November 2020.

If one looks at July, August and September, too, over three million Britons may have been uninsured during November and these summer months, according to

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Costa Rica’s Tierra Magnifica Offers On-Site COVID Test, Travel Insurance

In response to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s requirement of a negative COVID-19 test for passengers entering the U.S., Tierra Magnifica in Nosara, Costa Rica is offering a vacation package that covers the cost of COVID-19 testing and mandatory travel insurance.

To provide a vacation aligned with the “Pura Vida” mantra of Costa Rica, the “Peace of Mind” package offers room credits to cover on-site COVID-19 testing and Costa Rica’s mandatory travel insurance, based on stays 10 days or longer in Vista-category rooms. Guests booking the package receive a credit of $495, which

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Fairfirst offers travel insurance with Covid-19 cover

Fairfirst Insurance offers a redefined travel insurance in the new normal by covering expenses arising from Covid-19.

Fairfirst Travel Insurance ensures that not only do customers get to experience their adventures again, but they get to travel with a plan exclusively designed to cover expenses against risks arising from Covid-19.

Fairfirst Travel Insurance offers the below benefits which can be purchased from the safety and comfort of the customers’ homes via the company’s website www.fairfirst.lk/travel-safe/.

Commenting on this enhancement, Priyantha Perera Chief Technical Officer, Fairfirst states, “As the world has evolved to live in the new normal, we as

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What Should You Expect From 24-Hour Assistance In Travel Insurance? | Personal-finance

AIG Travel plans, for example, include a range of services in addition to emergency medical assistance, such as worldwide travel assistance, security assistance and concierge services.

It’s important to note that benefits do differ by policy and many providers offer additional services as well, says Barto. For example, a travel insurer’s assistance service may be able to help with lost luggage or lost travel documents.

Look for Other Benefits

One component of travel is navigating an unfamiliar destination, and during an emergency this can be especially daunting and emotional for travelers.

Allianz Travel plans, for example, have a team of

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