The key areas you should consider when picking a travel insurance, a few of the best options on the market right now, and the steps you should take to ensure you will be reimbursed if needed! http://alittleadrift.com/2009/12/backpacker-travel-insurance-world-nomads/
Do I Really Need Travel Insurance? -- Many people ponder the value of travel insurance, until they really need it. One large claim, and they will never travel without it. We pulled together some statistics to show just what your chances are of making a claim on a travel insurance policy, and what kind of claims are typically filed. Most people buy travel insurance for trip cancellation coverage, but the claims data shows there are many other reasons you should buy travel insurance.