Visiting Canada

8 Tips for Tourists Visiting Canada

Eight Tips for a Safe & Hassle-free Trip to Canada

Canada is a much sought-after destination for avid travelers and expats from all parts of the globe. It has amazing landscapes and cosmopolitan cities – from the Maritimes in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west. Canada is a large country with a fairly small population with unmatched natural wonders. Many tourists to Canada come for the mountains, glaciers, secluded lakes, and forests. The Canadian weather can get a bit harsh at times. Here are some tips for tourist visiting Canada, that will help ensure that your stay in this beautiful and multi-cultural country is obstacle-free and enthralling: Read more

Visitors to Canada Parks Guide to Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday

Canada is celebrating 150th birthday across the country this year. In order to invite visitors and Canadians to celebrate the anniversary together, all Canadian parks are offering free admissions and there also lots of events for visitors to Canada to engage in this year. In this article, we will provide excellent information for tourists to […]

9 tips Why should you get travel insurance

There are many reasons to purchase travel insurance. Here are just a few:

  • If you don’t get travel insurance, you are taking the whole risk on yourself. Why not pass that onto the insurer’s shoulders.
  • A serious sickness or injury can seriously jeopardize your finances. It is not unusual to see medical and evacuation expenses exceeding $100,000 USD.

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Purchase baggage travel insurance

It has recently been noted in the news that the US Travel Insurance Association has urged Americans to purchase travel coverage for covering the delay. The Bureau of Transportation Statistics stated that the country’s largest airlines had a mishandled baggage rate of 7.35 reports per 1,000 passengers in the first three quarters of 2007. That is a lot of bags lost!

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Swine Flu Tips for Travelers

The recent swine flu or H1N1 epidemic that has caused a great deal of concern for people who plan to travel this year. The illness has also made purchasing travel insurance even more important.

To further assist you with information, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on its Web site, http://www.cdc.gov/, offers these precautionary tips on preventing the spread of the flu. Consult your doctor for more information or the CDC web site for up to date details and advice. Here are some quick tips that also apply to all flu and many other contagious illnesses:

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