Whether you're about to board the plane on a trip to Bali or Thailand, heading off on an around-the-world adventure, visiting multiple countries on a European escapade or cruising the oceans of the world, planning is the key to safe travels. And, of course, having the right travel insurance can help you prepare for the unexpected.

Ultimately, the more planning and research you put in before embarking on your getaway, the more likely you will be to travel safe, sit back and relax.

Get some peace of mind with travel tips, words of wisdom and great advice about currency, passports and visas, transport and RACV Travel Insurance, which will get you safely on your way to the adventure of a lifetime.

Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co Ltd is the issuer of RACV Travel insurance. View the RACV Travel Insurance- Combined Financial Services Guide and Product Disclosure Statement' (PDS) for policy wording. You should consider the PDS in deciding whether to acquire, or to continue to hold the policies.

If you're planning on driving overseas, apply online for your International Driving Permit with RACV

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Important things to note

Any financial advice provided by RACV which is set out above is general in nature only and does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Because of this, you should, before acting on the advice, consider the appropriateness of the advice, having regards to your objectives, financial situation and needs. You should obtain the 'RACV Travel Insurance- Combined Financial Services Guide and Product Disclosure Statement' (PDS)' and consider it before making a decision about whether to acquire RACV Travel Insurance. Where it provides financial services in relation to RACV Travel Insurance (such as financial advice or arranging for the issue of insurance), Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (ABN 44 004 060 833 AR 001243563) is acting as an Authorised Representative of the issuer of the insurance, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. (ABN 80 000 438 291 AFSL 246 548).