Ever since I looked at our budget for SE Asia, I’ve been mulling over the fact that insurance was a hefty 12% of our expenses, and specifically that we paid World Nomads almost $700 for four months of travel insurance.
I realize it is very possible that this is the least exciting topic I’ve ever mentioned on the blog. However, I have a very strong suspicion that we majorly overpaid for travel insurance, mostly because I purchased a bundle of services that we didn’t need. I’ve been reading more and more about travel insurance in general, and realized I still barely understand how it works.
I probably should’ve figured this out before we took off.
So now I want to try something crazy and try a reader poll to see if anyone else reading this blog has travel insurance figured out. As long as I’m not the only confused wanderer out here, I will try to explain everything I’ve learned about travel insurance and why we spent too much on insurance for our trip in an upcoming post.
So, here is a very quick question for everyone:
And, a follow up question for anyone who does buy travel insurance:
I hope that was less painful than wasting a bunch of money on travel insurance. Thanks in advance for taking a few seconds to tell me what you think about this most riveting topic!