Germany is open! Here’s what you need to know before you (safely) travel to Germany from the U.S..
Traveling during a pandemic can be stressful! Here’s how to travel safely to the newly re-opened destination of Greece.
Never know when to buy travel insurance? Find out when the best time to purchase travel insurance is and why so you don’t miss out on valuable benefits.
As the UK reopens and you start planning your trip to visit, check out this extensive guide on travel safety and recommendations!
Find out all the travel safety and COVID-19 restriction updates for traveling to the U.S. Virgin Islands so you’re informed before you go.
For tourists traveling to Canada, make sure you are informed about how to get there safely and still enjoy your trip.
Travel safety to Turks and Caicos is important for traveling now or in the future. Find out what you need to know to stay safe by reading the blog post.
Get all the details about COVID-19 and travel insurance questions asked by our customers.
Find out what you should know about Costa Rican insurance before you depart on your trip.
Even though airlines are adding COVID-19 coverage, it’s not a full travel insurance policy. Make sure you’re covered for the other unexpected events with a comprehensive policy instead.
Until Italy reopens for American tourists, the best thing to do is to dream up your future visit! Here are some tips to keep you safe once you start booking travel to Italy.
Not quite sure Cancun is safe to travel yet after lockdown and travel warnings? Read our full guide on all aspects of visiting Cancun, Mexico.
Feeling a little unsure about traveling to the Bahamas after reading negative press? Read this guide on everything you need to stay safe when visiting the Bahamas in 2020.
Before booking a future trip to the Dominican Republic, make sure you’re fully prepared and follow the new regulations imposed by the country.
With bankruptcy travel insurance, you won’t lose your trip investment! Find out if you meet the requirements to purchase.
Don’t let the claims process overwhelm you! These steps will help steer you in the right direction of a successful claim.
Not sure what to do if you faced a travel or medical emergency while on your trip? Learn what steps to take by reading the article!
Coverage for pandemics is usually limited to null. Find out why and what other types of benefits could come into play instead.
Finding the most coverage at the best price to insure your trip doesn’t have to be hard. Here’s how to buy travel insurance online with some secret tips from our expert Yonder team.
There are plenty of reasons why it’s the best time to book future travel, even though we’re in lockdown! Get inspiration of how and where to travel later this year and beyond.
Now that you’ve purchased travel insurance, there are just a few things to double-check before you leave for your departure. Check out these four steps to ensuring your policy is accurate!
Budgeting might seem scary, but is one of the most useful tools that allows you to keep traveling. Find out how you can start saving for your next trip!
Traveling or even just planning a trip can be stressful! Here’s how to leave your worries at the door by the time your departure hits.
There are endless cruise options to choose from! Find the right one for the way you travel.
Have questions about what travel insurance covers during the COVID-19 pandemic? Read the answers to the top questions travelers like you are asking.
Hear what the top travel insurance providers have to say about the coronavirus and coverage!
Be sure to have travel insurance when mountain climbing –you never know what could happen! It’s best to be prepared and informed.
Believe it or not, now is the time to start thinking about holiday travel! If you want to get the best deals, that is. The holiday season is one of…
Accessible travel is totally doable at many destinations, but we wanted to highlight our favorite five.
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You might not think of Baltimore when it comes to cruise ports, but it has noteable cruises worth checking out!
When it comes to international travel, the process of getting or renewing a passport can be one of the most tedious parts of the whole experience. If you’re not sure…
Heading to Ireland soon? Check out these places you must see, eat, and drink in Dublin.
Even if you’re traveling domestically, travel insurance is a really important way to protect yourself and your wallet! Find out why you should insure your next weekend trip and what type of coverage to look for.
One of our favorite ways to travel is by cruise ship. You get to check out multiple destinations on one vacation, spend time relaxing on a boat, and you can…
You never know when a hurricane might pop up right before your trip –make sure you have insurance to cover your cancellation!
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Don’t miss out on these great travel deals for seniors!
Iceland may not be as cheap of a destination if you’re going the tourist route. Check out these tips to get off the beaten path and save more of your travel budget.
There’s no reason you shouldn’t enjoy adrenaline-spiking activities on your trip! As long as you have the right travel insurance policy, you won’t have to worry if plans go awry.
When traveling with smaller children, there’s plenty of ways your destinations can be equally fun and educational. Here are a few of our favorite vacation spots that will make your kids smarter (without sacrificing the fun!).
It’s totally possible to travel to Italy on a limited budget –it just takes a bit more creativity. Here’s how you can do it!
More often than not, when you’re selecting a cruise, there are several steps you have to go through in order to get your travel plans squared away. Flights to your…
Wanting to travel somewhere different? Check out these five UNESCO World Heritage Sites for a unique trip!
As you age, insurance is more and more important –that goes the same for travel insurance! Find out what types of coverage you should be looking for.
Insurance is important when you’re pregnant! Make sure you know what’s covered and what’s not when it comes to pregnancy when traveling.
Have some layovers on your next trip? Nervous about super-busy airports? Here are some tips to prepare for whatever might be thrown at you while going through the busiest airports.
If you’re like us, you’re probably already thinking ahead to your 2019 travel destinations. There are so many incredible places to see in the world, it can be hard to…
Now that you’re pretty much an expert when it comes to basic economy travel, you’re going to need the right sized personal item to avoid any extra charges. Before we…
Holiday season is usually an expensive one! Here’s how you can save on travel this year.
Hurricane-prone destinations can be tricky. Here are the top 5 tips to make note of before you depart during hurricane season.
The holidays seem far away most times, but isn’t it funny how they creep up on us? If you’re looking to plan ahead a little bit, we’ve curated the top…
Studying abroad can be a life-changing experience. Check out these destinations that we think are the best!
If you’ve ever considered quitting your desk job and becoming a digital nomad, make sure to read this before you take the jump.
You shouldn’t feel like you need another vacation after you got back from a vacation. Find out how you can enjoy wellness travel and come back refreshed!
If you only have a weekend to get away, Lisbon is a great destination to quench your wanderlust!
What Happened? Beginning last Friday (07/06/2018), Haitians performed protests following a 38% increase in gas and fuel costs in the nation. There were violent demonstrations, protests, and roadblocks, causing the…
Watching a fireworks display is in the schedule for many Americans on the Fourth of July, among grill-outs, lawn games, and boating. It’s an American past-time that dates back to…
blog post by Double Occupancy We silently sipped our coffee as the sun began its brilliant ascent over Bali. We were sitting on top of Mount Batur, one of Indonesia’s…
Find out what vaccines are recommended when traveling to Southeast Asia so you don’t get sick on your trip!
For many of us, one of the main things that holds us back from traveling more than we already do is finances. Traveling is almost always well-worth the money, but…
Long flights can really take it out of you! Here’s how to cope and take care of yourself on your long trip.
Have you recently gotten engaged or thinking about your future wedding? First of all, congratulations! Second of all, let’s talk about an option that you may or may not have…
These days, many travel to locations all over the place just to take a photo in front of a particular wall. We’re not knocking it—the photos are stunning. Many of…
Traveling with the whole family, including grandparents and kids, can be magical. The planning process on the other hand, not so much. Here’s 4 tips for you to plan the best multi-generational family vacation.
We love all kinds of travel—adventure, family, student, touring…you get the picture. In fact, we love it so much that our whole concept is built on providing accessible information about…
Written by Double Occupancy We’ll always remember Koh Tao as the place where we took our first breaths underwater. When Guil and I began planning our round-the-world trip, our research led us to…
The pleasures of cruises are well known and over the past few decades, they have become one of the most popular ways that Americans vacation. Likewise, there are a number…
Making sure you have adequate travel insurance is a requirement when applying for a Schengen visa. Find out the details of required Schengen visa insurance.
More and more countries are requiring travelers to purchase travel insurance. Find out if your destination requires it.
Although Jamaica isn’t without its flaws, it’s still a fantastic family vacation destination! Learn how you can prepare and stay safe.
What Happened? Just this past Monday (05/14/18) there was a large scale attack on the Gaza border, the largest since the Gaza war in 2014. The Hamas military group attempted…
Don’t miss out on these cruise favorites that sail from Fort Lauderdale, Florida! Now’s the time to start planning a future trip.
There’s a lot to do in New Orleans. With all its French influence it is quite possibly the most unique city in the United States. I mean, where else can…
Find out how to travel with friends without ruining your relationship (and still have a great time!).
Abu Dhabi, Palm Jumeirah, and Dubai, oh my! We’re talking about the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today and get ready because there is a lot to cover. We’re here to…
There are so many other great port cities than just in Fort Lauderdale! Check out these top cruises from New Jersey instead for something different.
Traveling, they say, is the only thing that can make you richer. Yet unfortunately for those of us with food allergies it can also make you very sick. But don’t…
There’s a reason Fort Lauderdale is one of the busiest ports in the nation! Find out what types of cruising options Port Everglades has to offer.
Whether you’re a first-time traveler or a major cosmopolitan, it’s always helpful to have a detailed understanding of what you need before heading to the airport. And, depending on the…
Toronto probably isn’t your first thought when you think of vacation. Fair enough. It’s pretty far north and often-overlooked by trip takers of all shapes and stripes, from veteran travel…
For those in cold parts of the world, we are now entering the dead of winter. Even if you love the cold or live somewhere warm, the days are short…
Traveling with a newborn can be one of the most stressful ways to start off your vacation. Between your baby crying, juggling feedings, changings, and burping’s, and the possibility of…
Staying in hostels while traveling the world can save you tons of money. Here’s how to distinguish between a top-notch and less-than-ideal hostel.
2018 is upon us. Hidden in there among your normal New Year’s Resolutions (go to the gym more often, get a full eight hours of sleep!) is the holy grail…
Cuba is an interesting country to travel to. Its beautiful jungles, architecturally-magnificent cities, and unique culture all make it a must visit destination. There are a couple of things you…
Once you book your cruise, insure your trip cost with travel insurance. Here’s our full guide on how seniors can get the best coverage for their upcoming cruise.
The holidays can be stressful enough without thinking about travel. Here are our 6 tips that could save you from blowing your fuse this winter.
Visiting Europe during the winter should be on your bucket list. Let us convince you why!
Mexico is a popular country to vacation to, but check out these destinations for a more low-key and less crowded vacation.
There ARE some places in the world where a hurricane won’t mess up your vacation plans. Find out where to book your future stress-free trip.
Is there anything better than taking a leisurely drive with the windows down on a crisp fall day? Just picturing it makes us okay with the fact that summer is…
“Food is a central activity of mankind and one of the single most significant trademarks of a culture.” – Mark Kurlansky According to Dictionary.com, a foodie is “a person keenly…
Thursday evening in Barcelona, Spain, a van intentionally drove into the tourist-filled pedestrian street of Las Ramblas as an act of terror. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the…
Solo travel doesn’t have to be intimidating! Here are the tips to get you feeling confident in no time!
Calling all adrenaline junkies! These are some of the destinations you MUST visit –just make sure you get travel insurance before you leave.
If you’re an avid traveler, you probably know the most common travel tips: roll your clothes instead of folding, tuck socks into your shoes to save space, download your airline’s…
Get your adrenaline pumping with some adventure activities during your honeymoon!
If you’re a high school student (or the parent of one), you might have college or what’s next in terms of possible career options on your mind. While we can’t…
The Maldives isn’t your typical backpacker’s destination. Located in the Indian Ocean, the necklace-shaped string of islands is incredibly luxurious (and can be very expensive to visit). This is why,…
One of our favorite things about summertime is that, often, it means vacation time (for at least a few days!). Whether you’re traveling with family, friends, a partner, or flying…
Thailand is a backpacker’s paradise. In the south, long beaches transition into lush valleys while further north, street vendors sell spectacular noodle dishes in some of Southeast Asia’s most vibrant…
Take it from us: taking a summer tour through Europe is a truly once in a lifetime opportunity. If you’ve had your eye on a European tour for quite some…
Not sure where your next vacation will be? Here are five of our bucket-list adventures that are south of the equator.
We’ve nailed down the types of trips Baby Boomers dream of taking and curated those based on the type of vacation you’d want to enjoy. Take a look for some inspiration in booking your next trip!
When it comes to finding the right luggage for flying, unfortunately one size does not fit all. What is approved as a carry-on for one airline might be cause for…
Not sure the differences between booking a river cruise and an ocean cruise? They contrast quite a bit, so make sure you’re informed on what type of experience you’ll get with each!
Travel to the newly opened up Cuba could be the best cultural awaking in this decade. There has been a 148% increase of Americans traveling to Cuba since former President…
Say it isn’t so! Is Virgin really flying off into the sunset? Sadly, yes. On March 23rd, Alaska Airlines announced that Virgin America, which they purchased for a cool $2.6…
The idea of traveling the world, staying in exotic locations and experiencing beautiful cultures for free (or close to free) pulls at the heartstrings of people young and old. But…
No matter where you go in the world, if you’re a tourist, there will be people who live their lives to try and separate you from your money. Many people…
As we move through different phases of life, our ideal travel plans are likely to change quite a bit. Where you want to go and what you’ll want to do…
It’s always a wise decision to be properly informed about traveling to a destination that experiences a hurricane season. Get to know the most important tips before you depart!
Jet lag is no joke! Here are some tips to prepare ahead of time for better recovery.
First time cruiser? These top 7 cruise hacks will help you get the most out of your cruise vacation! Don’t Like the Gym? Use the Stairs You can burn a…
From plane crashes to terrorist attacks, stories like these have bombarded the news frequently. It is no wonder many people have trouble with travel anxiety. But guess what! You can…
If you haven’t cruised before, the planning process might be overwhelming. Here are our 7 tips on making it easy.
Need some travel inspiration for the winter? Here are four great winter travel destinations to start thinking about today!
Lake Atitlan, Guatemala is truly a versatile destination! Whatever your travel style is, put this location on your bucket list.
As avid travelers, one of our favorite things to do is explore cities and get to know new cultures in unique ways. We’ve found that one of the best ways…
Not sure what the urge to travel is? We do –it’s wanderlust! Find out why it’s a good thing in our article.
Not quite sure how to prepare for international travel? Ask yourself these four questions to see what type of travel insurance coverage you should be looking for so you can travel with peace of mind.
When I co-founded Yonder with my friend Ryan, we already had plenty miles abroad under our belts. But we had to put our heads together to figure out how to…
Most of us love sports here in the US. Some people, like myself, tend to be more on the fanatic side of being a sports fan. I think I tried…
Last year when I traveled to Thailand, there was something that I noticed right away that was very different there. No, not the obvious things like the language or the…