Travel tips and advice

Our Travel Tips and Advice section provides helpful suggestions for planning, preparing, and packing for your trip. You’ll also find informative articles on the many valuable benefits that are available when you protect yourself, your family and your trip with travel insurance. 
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Bleisure travel: how to make the most of your business trip

Bleisure travel has become popular in the recent years. It combines business travel with extra days to spend time at the destination while enjoying the sights. Learn how you can make it work for you.
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The benefits of buying an annual multi-trip travel insurance

Two trips, whether domestic or international, is all it takes to be on your way to frequent traveller status. Learn more about how frequent travellers can save money with multi-trip annual coverage.
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5 ways to make your business trip effective

This article includes useful tips to help business travellers navigate through airports and make the most of business trips by being informed and prepared. While business travel is necessary for many, it doesn’t have to be difficult or stressful.
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All you should know about cross border shopping

Find out what the best places are for cross-border shopping in the United-States and get insightful tips related to travel insurance, duty free limits, cell phone roaming, and Cannabis rules for Canadian travellers.
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Triathlon & multisport travel for beginners

Find out how you can spice up your travel plans by adding triathlons or multisport events to your itinerary as well as learn how travel insurance coverage can take some of the stings out of missing a multisport race.
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5 golden tips for senior solo travel

Solo travel is gaining in popularity with all ages, including seniors. If you are looking to travel solo after retirement, we have some basic tips to help with your travel plans.
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Does OHIP provide the coverage travellers need?

Your provincial health insurance plan may not travel with you when travelling within Canada or abroad. Understand how a private travel medical insurance can offer valuable medical benefits, assistance services and financial protections when government health insurance coverage is limited.
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How to pick the best travel shoes for your trip

Do you know which shoes you should pack for your next trip? Here are some insightful tips on how to pick the best travel footwear for your next travel adventure.
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5 tips for handling a layover

Here are the five most frequently asked questions by travellers about flights with short or long layovers, as well as suggestions on how to make the most of your trip.
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