Everyone loves a good holiday, and the planning stage can either make or break your trip. Finding great value travel insurance is equally important to keep you and your hard-earned cash safe – no matter what corner of the globe you’re in.
One big thing that affects the cost of your travel insurance premium is where you’re travelling to, according to the Insurance Council of Australia.[i] For example, your insurance for a trip to New Zealand might vary considerably in price to a travel policy for Iceland.
So, we’ve written guides on many of the popular locales that Aussies travel to each year. Check out our travel cover suggestions for these great destinations:
The land down under. This vast land of ours is home to beautiful and unique landscapes, wildlife, busy cities and some of the best beaches in the world.
This island is home to volcanoes, beaches, reefs, and thick jungle, as well as temples, bars and places to relax. Unsurprisingly, Bali remains a favourite travel destination for Aussies.
In the mood to party? Brazil’s famous beaches are a lively spot to cut loose, but if you need peace and quiet, you can explore the beautiful, vast Amazon Jungle.
China is a country steeped in cultural history. There are iconic historical landmarks and bustling major cities to explore, intertwined with stunning mountain ranges.
Famous for its food, museums, galleries and architecture, France has plenty to offer; from the sights of Paris to the Alps and the picturesque Mediterranean Sea.
From Rome to Venice to Milan and more, Italy is home to breathtaking cities full of art, culture and food dotted between the beautiful countryside, mountains and Mediterranean coastline.
The islands of Japan are home to unique cuisine and cultural experiences that fuse the modern and ancient. Explore historical castles and temples, quiet gardens, and more.
Known for being a hub of sweeping vistas and outdoor adventure, New Zealand is also well known for good food, great coffee and friendly locals.
As the tourism hub of Southeast Asia, Thailand is a vacation hot spot with white sandy beaches, lush mountain jungles and a robust cultural heritage.
In the United Kingdom, you’ll find plenty of castles, museums and historical sites to explore. Then, you can hop on a train to the pub and meet the locals!
From major cities like New York, Los Angeles and Miami to vast countryside and wilderness, there’s something for everyone in the United States of America.
Renowned for its sunny, peaceful beaches, Fiji is a popular destination for those wanting to rest and relax amongst the beauty of these tropical islands.
For jaw-dropping wilderness and a chance to see the Northern Lights, Canada is home to tremendous mountains and lakes, forests, snowfields and busy, modern cities.
India is a land bursting with sights, sounds and colour. It’s steeped in history and maintains a unique cultural heritage and a variety of historical temples and landmarks.
It’s too hard just to pick one European country to visit. Why? Because travelling across several expose you to a variety of cultures, cuisines, historical sights and landscapes.
If you want to walk on the wild side, it’s hard to go past South Africa as a travel destination, due to its wildlife parks, nature reserves and safaris.