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COVID UPDATE - July 2021:

As some borders are opening up to tourists once again, especially in Europe, its great to see that some travel insurance companies are now including Covid-19 benefits in their policies. However, they still have limits and exclusions, so you must read the small print carefully to know exactly what situations you are/are not covered for.

World Nomads Travel Insurance - UK travellers - new section added to cover eight Covid-19 related events
Covermore Travel Insurance - Australian travellers - new 'Covid-19 Ready' section added

Other useful sites:
Before you travel, please ensure you check the latest travel updates for your country and Which countries have open borders.
You don't want to be left stuck anywhere.
Also check your travel insurance with regards to what they will/will not cover related to Covid-19.
World Nomads Travel Insurance provides a dedicated page with helpful info.

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