Welcome to the Aon Affinity Travel Practice Blog!


Aon Affinity's Travel Practice is a leading provider of customized travel insurance and protection programs for many of the world’s most renowned travel companies. Our experienced team understands travel inside and out, and we want to share that knowledge with you, so you can travel smart and safe.

Here's what you can get on our blog:

  • Tutorials about travel protection, benefits and services
  • Tips and advice for savvy travelers
  • Advice and inspiration from our cruise, tour and travel partners
  • Spotlights on destinations and must-see places around the world
  • Real life situations impacting different types of travelers
  • The latest travel data


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Have a general question on travel protection or the travel insurance industry? Ask Aon! We will answer select reader-submitted questions every month. We welcome your thoughts, comments and suggestions. You can send them to [email protected] or flag your questions to us on Twitter @aontravel.


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Top Five Kid-Friendly Vacation Destinations
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When Not to Buy Travel Insurance
Travel Insurance During Hurricane Season: Your Questions Answered
Five Trips for the Adventure Seeker
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Insider Insights:
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Will My Health Insurance Cover It?
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Destination Spotlight:
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Five international destinations for food lovers
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Colorful Cues in Europe
Spook-tacular Halloween Travel Destinations

Real Life:
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Wellness-Driven Travel Trends
How to Make 2018 the Year for Travel
Home Care Checklist Before Traveling
Study Abroad Smarts for Today’s Student Travelers
First-Time Cruisers: What to Know Before Packing a Bag
Should I Buy Travel Insurance?
Planning the Ultimate Bucket List Trip

Ask Aon:
Your Travel Protection Questions, Answered by the Pros