Archive for May, 2013

3 Things You Must See While Holidaying In Cuba

by on Friday, May 31, 2013  No Comments

Holidaying-In-CubaThanks to its stunning natural beauty, unique culture and abundance of historical sites, Cuba’s popularity as a holiday destination has boomed in recent years, and it’s easy to see why. Everywhere you look you’ll see breath-taking vistas, rolling forests and ancient ruins. Each city has a unique flavour, and the beaches are truly incredible. Whether you want to lounge about on scorching white sands, trek through river valleys or sample the food in traditional eateries – Cuba truly has it all.

Travelling light: how to sort the wheat from the chaff when preparing for a holiday

by on Thursday, May 23, 2013  No Comments

No matter what type of holiday or trip you are about to embark on, knowing what to take with you and what to leave behind is an essential thing to learn. With increases in the costs for taking all kinds of luggage on a plane it’s important to keep weight down. If you’re going backpacking it’s even more necessary to make sure you’re not carrying anything you really don’t need.

Should You Order Insurance When You Get a Car?

by on Sunday, May 12, 2013  3 comments

When you are renting a car, you are always faced with the decision of whether or not to order the insurance with your rental policy. This is a question that’s answer can be determined by knowing the insurance coverage you already have with your current automobile insurance coverage. Here is a look at what you need to know about insurance before you rent a car.

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by J. Stephen Conn

The first thing you need to do before you ever rent a car is to take a good look at your current auto insurance policy. Take a look at all the sections to see if you can figure out what it says about rental car coverage. Most people’s auto insurance policies cover them with liability insurance in the case that they cause an accident while they are driving any car, including a rental car.

For policy holders who have this coverage, it doesn’t make any sense to pay for expensive insurance from the car rental company. This is duplicate insurance that is completely unnecessary. Of course, it is important to talk with your insurance agent to make sure that you are completely covered with your liability insurance in case you cause an accident while you are driving the rental car.