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Mar 06, 2020, 09:00 ET Allianz Travel Takes Home Eight Stevie® Awards

Allianz Global Assistance announced it has been awarded eight trophies in the Stevie® Awards, including a Gold Stevie Award for Customer Service...


Mar 03, 2020, 09:00 ET Spring Breakers Take Flight: Domestic And International Travel Soars

The number of Americans packing their bags for stateside Spring Break trips increased 24% over the past year, with an 18% increase in international...


Jan 09, 2020, 11:33 ET Predicting The Future Of Travel In 2040

By the year 2040, international travel will be a faster, easier and more ecologically sustainable activity than ever before, according to a report...


Dec 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Allianz Global Assistance Wins Best Insurance Provider at Travel Weekly's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards

Allianz Global Assistance, a leading travel insurance and assistance company, won Best Insurance Provider during Travel Weekly's 17th annual Readers' ...


Dec 17, 2019, 15:00 ET Holiday Travel On The Rise: More Americans Bite On The Big Apple And Mexico Takes The (Fruit)Cake

Americans are traveling for the holidays more than ever, according to Allianz Global Assistance's Top 10 Holiday Destinations survey. After analyzing ...


Dec 10, 2019, 09:00 ET Holiday Travel to Europe Heats up while Iceland goes cold

Americans continue to choose London, Paris and Rome as their preferred European holiday destinations with travel to these cities increasing...


Nov 19, 2019, 08:30 ET The Return Of The Dominican Republic: Punta Cana Tops Americans' List For International Thanksgiving Travel

According to Allianz Global Assistance's Top 10 Thanksgiving Destination Index, which analyzed more than 2.4 million flight itineraries*, the number...


Jun 03, 2019, 07:40 ET The Rise of the "Micro-cation": More Than Half of Americans Opt for Vacations Shorter Than Four Days

The majority (57 percent) of Americans did not take a leisure trip longer than four nights in the last year, with Millennials leading this...


May 16, 2019, 08:35 ET Cold Feet: One-Third Of Americans Leave Destination Weddings At The Altar

Many Americans are in the midst of planning and budgeting to attend a lineup of nuptials this wedding season, and some may be factoring in the...


May 14, 2018, 07:30 ET Cancun Remains Popular, Puerto Rico Begins Recovery Among American Travelers This Summer, Despite Recent Travel Advisory And Hurricane Setbacks

With summer around the corner, Allianz Global Assistance, a leading travel insurance provider, analyzed U.S. travelers' impending summer travel...


May 01, 2018, 12:04 ET Allianz Global Assistance Partners with American Queen Steamboat Co. for Cruise Travel Insurance

Allianz Global Assistance, a leading consumer specialty insurance provider, and American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC), the operator of America's...


Jan 16, 2018, 12:15 ET Allianz Global Assistance Partners With My Online Camp For Camp Registration Insurance

Allianz Global Assistance (AGA), a leading consumer specialty insurance provider, and My Online Camp (MOC), a leading marketing, management and...


Nov 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Americans Are Pro-Connectivity, Even In One Of The Few Places Left To Power Down

Those who thought that airplanes might remain a haven from emails, text messages and phone calls may want to think again. The majority of Americans...


May 01, 2017, 09:00 ET A Year Later: Fewer Americans Are Considering Travel To Cuba

A year since the U.S. government's easing of travel restrictions to Cuba, an annual survey* by leading travel insurance provider Allianz Global...


Jan 18, 2017, 08:00 ET Washington, D.C. To Experience A 222 Percent Daily Increase In Visitors On Days Surrounding The 2017 Presidential Inauguration

Washington, D.C. will experience on average a 222 percent* daily increase of travelers on and around the 2017 Presidential Inauguration, according to ...


May 30, 2016, 07:00 ET Allianz Global Assistance and PassportCard to launch an innovative program designed to revolutionize travel insurance experience

TORONTO, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Allianz Global Assistance Canada announced today its plans to test a new and innovative way for travellers to...


Mar 19, 2013, 06:33 ET Have a Hassle-free Easter Holiday - Allianz Global Assistance Offers Advice to Families Keen to Get Away this Easter

http://www.allianz-assistance.co.uk It's time to start planning the Easter holiday and leading travel insurance and assistance provider, Allianz...