Without revealing sensitive secrets, what are your back-ups if you become stranded by a legal, financial or health crisis? Wire home for money? Abandon ship and flee to the airport or your nation's embassy? Hoist sail and sneak out in the middle of the night? Fall back on a supply of traveler checks or gold coins? Tweet like crazy?
A company just came up with a non-medical air evac insurance policy aimed at travelers who find themselves in a country wracked with political turmoil. No endorsement intended and I know no further details but it's from tripinsurance.com