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Travel Tip: How to Prepare in Case a Hurricane Affects Your Cruise
Cruise Travel / Hurricane Season / Travel Insurance / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Prepare in Case a Hurricane Affects Your Cruise

Thinking of taking a cruise? How much do local weather conditions and the time of year influence your decision? What should you know before booking that cruise, especially during the… Read More…

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Caribbean / Hurricane Season / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Visiting the Caribbean During the Off Season

It’s now time to anticipate—and then celebrate—the off season as well as the storm season, especially in the Caribbean. Think June through October, and then book accordingly. Yes, the thermometer… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Difference Between A Hurricane Watch & Warning
Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Difference Between A Hurricane Watch & Warning

We’re approaching an important time of year for travel. No, it’s not just summer vacation. It’s also the 2015 hurricane season. The official Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season
Cruise Travel / Hurricane Season / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season

We’re at the peak of hurricane season. If you’re planning to go on a cruise right now, there are a few things you need to be aware of first. Hurricane season… Read More…

What You Need to Know About Traveling During Hurricane Season
Caribbean / Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel Insurance

What You Need to Know About Traveling During Hurricane Season

With the peak of hurricane season around the corner, it doesn’t necessarily mean you shouldn’t travel to hurricane-prone areas. It just means you need the proper information, a plan B,… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Vacation During Hurricane Season
Beach Vacations / Hurricane Season / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Vacation During Hurricane Season

It’s hurricane season and, while there are no guarantees on how to protect yourself and your vacation, there are some resources out there. Planning a trip to the Caribbean? Your best… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Travels in Hurricane Season
Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Travels in Hurricane Season

We’re coming up on the most active time of year for hurricanes. There are no guarantees, but there are some ways to protect your travels in hurricane season. Planning a… Read More…

5 Tips for Rescheduling Flights During Weather Delays
Airlines & Airports / Hurricane Season / Travel Safety

5 Tips for Rescheduling Flights During Weather Delays

From snow storms in the winter to hurricanes in the summer, bad weather happens. Despite your best efforts, extreme weather will put wrench in your travel plans, but there are… Read More…

4 Ways to Prepare for Travel During Hurricane Sandy
Airlines & Airports / Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel News

4 Ways to Prepare for Travel During Hurricane Sandy

Do you have upcoming East Coast travel plans? Watch out.  It looks as if Hurricane Sandy, recently dubbed the “Frankenstorm” will be hitting hard and fast within the next few… Read More…

Travel Tip: Preparing for Travel During Hurricane Season
Hurricane Season / Travel Safety / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Preparing for Travel During Hurricane Season

It’s the height of hurricane season, and while this year hasn’t been as nearly devastating as recent years, it always pays to arm yourself with information before you travel. Historically,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hurricane Museums
Hurricane Season / Museums / Natural Disasters / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hurricane Museums

OK, boys and girls, it’s that time of year again: I’m talking about hurricane season. But how much do you know about these natural disasters beyond what’s in the news? The… Read More…

Travel Tip: What Happens When You Take a Cruise During a Hurricane
Cruise Travel / Hurricane Season / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What Happens When You Take a Cruise During a Hurricane

Hurricane season has officially started, so is it the end of cruise season? Of course it’s not! You can get great deals on cruises right now. Hurricane season officially runs… Read More…

Claudette Fizzles, Bill Picks Up Steam as Atlantic Hurricane Season Kicks Off
Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel News

Claudette Fizzles, Bill Picks Up Steam as Atlantic Hurricane Season Kicks Off

After two months of no activity, the Atlantic hurricane season started churning last weekend as three named storms developed in the span of just 48 hours. Ana was the first… Read More…

Hurricane Season 2009 Kicks off with Tropical Storm Andres
Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel News

Hurricane Season 2009 Kicks off with Tropical Storm Andres

The 2009 hurricane season started with a bang today, as the first named cyclone of the season made its way toward Mexico’s western coast and prompted the government to issue… Read More…

Hurricane Season 2008: Hanna, Ike and Josephine
Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel News

Hurricane Season 2008: Hanna, Ike and Josephine

The Caribbean hurricane season, which generally runs from June 1 to November 30, with its peak from August to October, has thus far largely spared the U.S. from major damage,… Read More…

Hurricane Guarantees and “Hurricane-Free” Islands
Caribbean / Hurricane Season / Natural Disasters / Travel Insurance

Hurricane Guarantees and “Hurricane-Free” Islands

When subtropical storm Andrea became the first named storm of the hurricane season–about three weeks before the official hurricane season begins June 1–it raised concerns among many in hurricane-prone areas… Read More…