World Escapade offers online travel insurance for all nationalities worldwide. The website is part of the APRIL international insurance services group, with 3,800 staff members who operate in 34 different countries.  In this World Escapade travel insurance review, we give you both the good and bad, and give you a quick look at the plans they offer.

They offer insurance for medical emergencies, cancellation and baggage, and specialized policies for Schengen Visa, International student, Expatriate, and Reporter insurance.

Policies and coverage can change at any time, without warning. This article is only intended as general advice. Please check your own policy carefully. Read the terms and conditions of policy wording and description of coverage to decide if the policy you choose is right for you.

You can choose between three kinds of coverage:

  • Worldwide coverage EXCLUDING Canada and the USA and high risk countries and territories
  • Worldwide coverage INCLUDING Canada and the USA but excluding high risk countries and territories
  • Canada only


  • Almost all nationalities are covered
  • There’s a wide range of policies
  • Affordable rates
  • You can extend your insurance online


  • Rates tend to be competitive for basic emergency medical travel insurance, but comprehensive policies tend to have higher rates
  • They don’t offer domestic travel insurance for New Zealand residents

How to Buy

You can get a quote and buy World Escapade insurance online.


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