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Travel? Pure Bliss

Don’t you agree?

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Great Service and Gourmet Coffee in the Clouds

It’s not often that I rave about the overall service level of an airline. In most cases, the hospitality industry is good worldwide no matter where you go; the difference tends to be the individuals you come in contact with, the ones that go out of their way to provide you with an amazing experience. […]

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Q: I have an 80-year-old client who is in Ontario on a Super Visa…

Question: I have an 80-year-old client who is in Ontario on a Super Visa. She is planning a three-month trip to South Africa. I have been asked to secure emergency medical coverage for her. As she does not have OHIP coverage, I cannot get coverage through traditional channels. As she is a resident in the […]

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Where to next? Travel the dream.

I love travel. Do you? Get inspired.

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Q: I am leaving for Florida tomorrow. I need insurance.

Question: I am leaving for Florida tomorrow. I need insurance. Answer: Our team will be happy to assist you with the insurance you need for your trip to Florida. We will need more information before recommending a plan. Please call us at your earliest convenience to discuss your options. We will need your date of […]

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Travel is Adventure

I took time away from phones, computers and the 24/7 demands of business during my vacation in Barbados. I love the ocean, fresh fruit, spicy food, the freedom and sounds of the Caribbean, tree frogs, the crashing waves, hot sand under your feet and the afternoon rain. Getting off the plane felt like being home. […]

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Blogging Again

When I started this blog, I took it very seriously. I could do it: provide observations, and write about life and events. But it’s hard to keep up. I admire people who multitask and keep up the writing without burning out. One benefit I have and have been relying on is that I like to […]

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Q: I have a client who is travelling to Europe and is a professional slope style mountain biker…

Question: I have a client who is looking for travel insurance for his son who is travelling to Europe and is a professional slope style mountain biker. Could you give me some suggestions? Answer: Conventional medical travel insurance plans do not cover emergencies related to professional athletics. Professional sports coverage is typically offered through the […]

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Who’s Who and What’s What at Davos, Switzerland

The World Economic Forum has just finished in Davos, Switzerland, and it reminded me of my time at past events. You are either invited or request attendance, and need to be in a certain category to attend: world leader, politician, senior executive of a large (usually international) company, major academic, researcher or notable person. To […]

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The World is not “Politically Correct”

Yesterday, I had an interview with a journalist from Metro, a publication that is distributed in over 22 countries. The interview was about extreme and adventure travel. It’s a growing tourism market and one that is attracting a large number of people from the western world. It is also one of the types of insurance […]

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