Archive for November, 2013

Tips To Make Successful Travel Insurance Claim

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Travel Insurance ClaimMention the topic of travel insurance claim to anyone and you will surely get a terrorizing look in his eyes. It is because the process of claiming travel insurance is not only lengthy but also complicated a lot. However, there are obviously some tricks to make a successful travel insurance claim. Today we will be discussing about some of them.

• Before buying insurance always read carefully all the terms and the conditions written on the agreement, even the small prints. Until and unless you do not have a clear idea of what you are covered for you won’t be able to claim successfully.
• Do not even forget to mention your medical history. Generally while filling up travel insurance form you have to mention your medical history. You ought to be honest in that. for example, if you have severe cardiovascular disease you ought to mention it there. It is for sure that 95 percent of travel insurance companies won’t cover you while you need to go for a surgery abroad. And it is also for sure that they will charge you more if you mention the exact health condition. But the plus point is that you will at least be covered at the time of medical emergencies even if it might cost you more.
• Make sure to cover valuable things. If something is really valuable to you make sure it comes under the travel insurance cover. For example, your iPad or iPhone or your grandma’s diamond pendent that you always wear. You need to be very careful about them.
• Last but not the least, act as quick as you can if you have been a theft victim. Report to the local police station within 24 hours. Keep witnesses like your tour representative or hotel manager etc. You insurance claim will be much more easy if you can produce these proofs right at time.

These are some basic tricks for successful travel insurance claim. Hope these will help you.

Tips On Kids Travel Bag Packing

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Kids Travel Bag PackingTravelling with family and kids is fun. But it is not just hundred percent of fun. You need to take care of a thousand of things while packing bags, specially that one of your kids. You need to keep in mind their daily needs like their cloths, their foods, their medicines and a lot. Here are some travel-must-haves for your kid’s bag.

Day Travel Gear: There are some necessary travel gears that you must put in your kids bag if you are travelling in the day time. They include handkerchief, body lotion, sunscreen lotion, lip balm, sunglass, hat or cap, antibacterial wipes, hand sanitizer, water bottle, some snacks etc. Some people also put some money in case their kids face any emergency situation. If you are going to some cold region you must put a light sweater in your kid’s bag.

Instant Cleaner: While travelling kids have the habit of eating snacks, sweets, chocolates, juices and other foods constantly. And every time they are least bother about washing their hands. So, to keep them safe from the germs that they carry on their hands while travelling you must pack hand sanitizer. While travelling in car it is often possible that your kid spill off juice. So another important thing to pack is antibacterial wipes for fast cleanups.

Toiletries: Toiletries are very important things while travelling. Toothpaste, toothbrush, baby soap, baby shampoo must be packed in a waterproof pouch and put safely in your kids’ bag.
Medical Kit: You must never forget to pack emergency medical kit in your kids’ bag. The kit must contain thermometer, band aids, antibiotics, anti fungal, aspirin, anti allergic tablets and a cough syrup.

Pass Time: Although you are going on a vacation your kid will need some pass time for him or her. So you must never forget to pack your kid’s video game or Barbie doll in his or her bag.
These are some general things that you must never forget while packing your kid’s bag.

Go Goa- The Famous Holiday Destination!!!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Goa The Famous Holiday DestinationGoa is one of the major tourist attractions for people from all over the world and one of the ideal holiday destinations in India. It has amazing landscape, natural beauty and some of the hot tourist spots that make this place rank top in the list of various travelers. Along with its spectacular nature, it has a rich cultural heritage, old buildings, some of the most beautiful churches, villages and all of these together make it even more special.

The beaches of Goa with its azure waters are beautiful. Some of the outstanding beaches that definitely worth a visit are Majorda beach (it has the longest and the biggest coastal line in Goa), Mobor, Candolim, Velsao, and many more. The Dudhsagar waterfalls located the border of Goa is an ideal location for picnics and must be visited especially during the monsoons to enjoy the strong gushing flow of the water. Churches of Goa also stand out as amazing tourist spots. The culture and religion of Goa is greatly influenced by the Europeans. The Portuguese were occupied with the fact that they had to convert all the people of Goa and build churches, and therefore today Goa has many churches. The interiors are inspired by European architecture and colorful glass windows. Old Goa is wee known for its Cathedrals such as Bom Jesus Basilica and the Church of St. Francis of Assisi.

The Spice Plantations in Goa is also worthy of a visit. You can enjoy the scenery and have a spicy lunch there. The Lamuga cave is very famous. It is decorated with the growth of palm tree. An amazing stream nearby adds to the serenity of the place. Goa also boasts its finest and top rated Hotels. Park Hyatt Goa in Cansaulim is a 5 star hotel and is impeccable in terms of its services, luxury, excellently furnished rooms, and hospitality.