Tomorrow, April 19, kicks off National Park Week in the U.S. It’s also the beginning of spring break for many schools across the country, which makes this week the perfect time for families to get out and explore together. If you’re planning to be among those taking advantage of the opportunity to take in the sights at one of the country’s parks, these travel insurance tips could come in handy.
By now, you’ve probably heard something about the oil spill in Texas that has shut down the shipping channel that connects Galveston Bay to the Gulf of Mexico. Besides the obvious devastating effects this kind of event can have on the environment and the local economy, it’s also put a serious damper on cruise activity in the area. Jim Walker of CruiseLaw posted today about the nightmare unfolding for passengers trying to embark in Galveston for excursions to San Juan. In a response to his post, a user asked: “Is there any travel insurance that covers situations like this?”