Frequently Asked Questions
Does my trip include travel insurance?
Yes. Each traveler receives a $75,000 Emergency Medical Evacuation policy, and a $2,500 Emergency Medical Insurance and assistance policy. See Travel Insurance for complete details.
Will I need a visa? What about a passport?
All of our destinations require a passport, valid for 6 months BEYOND the return date. To find out if you need a visa, a very useful page is on the Continental Airlines web site. If you find you need a visa for your destination, visit our Visas & Passports web page for more information.
Will I need any vaccinations?
You may or may not need vaccinations depending on your destination(s). For comprehensive information please refer to the Center for Disease Control's Traveler's Health Information Web site www.cdc.gov/travel or call 800-311-3435. See our Health & Vaccinations page for more information.
How many pieces of luggage can I bring? What should I pack?
Baggage restrictions vary by airline. Many carriers to the Asia/Pacific region allow 2 checked bags per person, and each bag is allowed to weigh a maximum of 50 lbs. for a total of 100 lbs. However, many European-based carriers allow only one 50 lb bag per passenger. Please visit the web site of your airline to find specific details on what is allowed and what will incur extra fees. See our Airlines & Luggage page for more detail, and to learn more about packing for your trip.