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Old 12 Mar 2002
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where is that medical insurence info on this website?

Hi there,

already a few readers post a topic concerning medical coverage when traveling on a motorbike.
Could somebody tell me WHERE on this website I can find the different insurence companies becuase I can't find it with the link that Susan is giving.
Beside this there a just a few responds from other drivers. But correct me if I'm wrong,Shouldn't we all be driving with a medical insurence.So there should be dozens of answers! What kind of solutions do other people find. Did somebody find the insurance we all looking for? Many years, covering everything everywhere?
Please let me know because I'm looking for it.Or at least one who gets as close as possible.

Thanks,

Roland
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Hai,

Personally I think this is a winner:

http://www.joho.nl/internat/index.html

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Hi Roland

Try the link now. Sorry it didn't work before, we have been doing some changes to pages and missed uploading the new page which refers to it.

http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/tri...dicalInsurance

This link should get you started, and Maarten has also provided you with a Dutch company which he recommends.

As for the rest of your question, I don't think there is such a thing as the perfect insurance company or policy. Some companies insure only citizens of USA, some only UK or Europe, and the cost of coverage varies depending on your age, how long you will be travelling for, whether you intend to undertake 'hazardous' activities such as riding a motorcycle (!)

So you must do your research and read the small print on the policy descriptions to see what is excluded.

Good luck!

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