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Taking a trip? We'll show you how to stay safe, save money, and conquer the world.
Domestic travel insurance comparison
Compare domestic travel insurance policies for seniors, singles, couples or family travel.
International travel insurance comparison
Compare international travel insurance policies for seniors, cruisers, backpackers, baby mooners or family travel.
Does travel insurance cover COVID-19?
What you're covered for when travelling during an epidemic or pandemic like COVID-19.
Travel plans disrupted by natural disaster?
Can you get a refund for flights and accommodation if your holiday plans are disrupted by natural disasters such as bushfires? Will travel insurance cover you?
Travel insurance for pre-existing medical conditions
How to get travel insurance for a pre-existing medical condition.
How to buy the best travel insurance
The good, the bad and the exclusions.
Travel insurance for cruises
Your regular travel insurance may not cover your cruise.
Airline and travel agent travel insurance vs buying direct
Should you tick the travel insurance box when booking flights online or with a travel agent, or buy it separately?
Does travel insurance cover you if you've had a drink?
Most travel insurance policies have alcohol exclusions, so how much can you drink before you void your travel insurance?
Is credit card travel insurance worth it?
Does the travel insurance that comes with some premium credit cards stack up against standalone policies?
Your COVID-19 international travel checklist
Visa, quarantine and vaccination requirements make for tricky travel for Australians – tick off this essential to-do list for a stress-free trip.
What to do if you lose your passport
Don't let a lost, stolen or damaged passport hold you back once international borders reopen.
Using international SIM cards in your Australian phone
How to use your Australian phone in the USA, Japan, Europe and more regions around the world.
Can you take medications overseas?
We explain the rules for taking medications to Bali, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Japan, China, the USA and Europe.
COVID-19 travel cancellations: can you get your money back?
Travel agent fees, deposits, credits and refunds – we give you the lowdown of your rights and how to get your money back.
How to cancel your holiday plans affected by COVID-19
Has your holiday been disrupted by COVID-19 travel bans? Follow these steps to cancel your trip.
Car hire service reviews
We compare the five biggest car rental companies in Australia, including Hertz, Avis and Budget.
What you need to know about driving overseas
Do you need an International Driving Permit to drive overseas? We explain car hire and road rules abroad.
Travel agent vs do it yourself
With so many websites offering discount holiday bookings, do you even need a travel agent?
Can you get a refund or a credit from your Australian airline?
What to do if your flight has been cancelled, or you need to change your flight because of COVID-19.
What happens to my Velocity frequent flyer points if Virgin Australia folds?
Virgin Australia has gone into voluntary administration and its frequent flyer program is frozen.
Where to find the cheapest flights
Is it cheaper to buy airfares through a comparison site or directly from the airlines?
Australian domestic airlines compared
Are Jetstar and Tigerair really all that much worse than Qantas and Virgin?
Compensation when your flight is delayed or cancelled
Australia lags behind the rest of the world when it comes to compensating passengers.
Overbooked flights and stand-by tickets
Your rights if you're bumped from an oversold flight. Plus, whatever happened to stand-by tickets?
Frequent flyer points – are they worth it?
We weigh up whether chasing frequent flyer points is worth the time and money.
Is duty-free shopping cheaper?
We compare the costs.
Credit cards for travelling
Fee-free credit cards for online purchases and your holiday.
Travel money cards with the lowest fees
We look at nine travel money cards from the big banks and airlines.
How to manage your money when you travel
Heading overseas? Avoid big fees and unfair exchange rates.
Debit cards to use overseas
We find debit cards with low fees to use when travelling and for overseas online purchases.
Holiday accommodation and your rights
What rights do you have under Australian Consumer Law if there's a problem with your holiday accommodation?
Hotel booking sites compared
Which sites are easiest to use and have the best prices and range of rooms?
Tips: how to score the best accommodation deal
CHOICE staff share their secrets to using sites like Booking.com, Wotif, Airbnb and more.