Every year people from all corners of the globe visit the United States on different visas just as Americans travel overseas. The reason for international travel can vary such as for business, vacation, visiting family and friends, education, research… However what is often overlooked but is actually extremely important is international travel insurance. Travel health insurance is also popularly known as visitor medical insurance or simply visitor insurance. There are several facets to travel insurance, there is insurance which focuses on insuring the health of the traveller, while there are other plans which insures the vacation, such as the actual travel expenses, be it the airline ticketing, the hotel reservation, the cruise expenses... There are US insurance companies with insurance plans designed specifically for these different purposes.