Holiday insurance

Do you need holiday insurance cover for your upcoming trip?

World Nomads Travel Insurance* can cover you this holiday season if:

You plan to hit the slopes or brush up your dog sledding skills.

World Nomads travel insurance aims to keep you traveling safely. Their travel insurance is designed for adventurous travelers and covers most adventure sports worldwide including skiing, snowboarding, ice skating and dog sledding.

Your snowboard arrives in two pieces instead of one.

If you are planning an active holiday, you’ll probably need to bring your gear. If your sporting equipment is lost, damaged or stolen while travelling, World Nomads can cover the costs to replace or repair it.

Your skiing adventure ends in a sprained ankle (or all of that holiday family bonding leads to a coronary).

Accidents happen when you least expect them to. With World Nomads, you can be covered abroad for medical treatment of any sudden and unexpected injuries or illnesses during your trip.

The Grinch steals your iPod.

Make sure your new holiday gadgets return home with you. High-value items such as jewelry, cameras, computers and other electronic equipment can be covered if lost, stolen or broken while traveling.

Your suitcase filled with reindeer sweaters for the whole family goes missing.

During the holiday travel rush, baggage is more susceptible to getting lost, stolen or damaged en route to your destination. If your holiday gifts don’t quite make the journey, they can reimburse you for your luggage value.

Another volcano with an unpronounceable name prevents you from attending your ten-year ‘Hikers are Hellcats’ Reunion.

If your trip is canceled before you leave, or is interrupted after you’ve left, they can reimburse your cancellation costs (this can be for health, death, quarantine, transport and accommodation, legal, environment, canceled services, politics and violence, terrorism, work and US Armed Forces).

You met someone special under the mistletoe.

Had a change in plans? Continue the holiday merriment by extending your World Nomads policy easily online 27/4 from anywhere in the world.

But take it easy on the eggnog this holiday season. World Nomads does not cover you for anything that happens while under the influence of alcohol.

*World Nomads policies differ depending on your country of residence. Please read your policy wording carefully for the full terms and conditions of your policy to make sure it is right for your holiday. Make sure you read the sections on what’s not covered to make sure you understand the exclusions, conditions and limitations to cover.

Get a quick quote now or read below to discover what to look for in your holiday insurance.

What to look for in holiday insurance

It’s horrible to have something happen on your trip, then to realise you aren’t covered for it or your coverage isn’t sufficient! Here’s seven things to consider when choosing your insurance policy for your holiday:

1. Save money
By focussing on what you need and leaving out what you don’t,’s prices are some of the most competitive online.

With travel insurance that’s made for independent and adventurous travellers, their insurance includes what’s important: overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and cover for a range of adventure sports.

2. Stay flexible
Did you leave home without insurance ? Had a change of plans or your cover has expired? With, you can buy travel insurance, extend your policy or claim online, 24/7, even while travelling.

3. Be adventurous
From skiing & snowboarding in New Zealand to whitewater rafting in Colorado, covers a range of adventure activities, giving you peace of mind to get the most from your travels.

4. Get help when you need it most is backed by a suite of strong, secure, specialist travel insurers who provide you with great cover, 24-hour emergency assistance and the highest levels of support and claims management when you need it most.

5. Stay safe on the road
All members have access to up-to-date travel safety alerts, as well as travel safety advice and tips online through the Travel Safety Hub.

6. Flirt in 25 languages and stay in touch
Get all the best phrases in the local lingo with’s series of iPod & iPhone Language Guides. They’ll help you stay in touch with family and friends with a free travel blog.

7. Make a difference when you travel
When you buy a policy from you can help make a difference to developing communities. Your small donation helps fund local projects through the Footprints program.

Trip insurance

This holiday insurance is perfect for short jaunts or even multi-year trips, because it can be bought and extended online, even if you are still overseas. Per trip travel insurance can be tricky to find, so take a look here before you buy your trip insurance.

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