Archive | Health And Safety RSS feed for this section

vaccination shots

Vaccination Shots Protect You Overseas, Is that Enough?

Nope, it is not. These days, you need to do much more. Planning an overseas trip for the first time is exciting and at times it is time-consuming and maybe even boring too. When you select your destination, and then plan an itinerary, it is all fun. But there are loads of things to do when […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Simple Ways To Avoid Jetlag Without Drugs

Simple Ways To Avoid Jetlag Without Drugs

Jetlag is a problem that a lot of travelers have to deal with when crossing multiple time zones—it disrupts the natural circadian rhythm and messes up the natural sleeping and eating schedules. Common issues one experiences when having jetlag is sleepiness and lethargy during the day, irritability, fatigue, indigestion and constipation, loss of focus and […]

Read full story Comments are closed

Understanding Difference between Skin Cancer – Mesothelioma

Understanding Difference between Skin Cancer – Mesothelioma: According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, more than ten thousand people fall victim to skin cancer in the U.S. on an annual basis. This means that one out of five Americans is liable to developing skin cancer within their lifetime. With millions of people being diagnosed with skin cancer […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance Can Help In an Accident Abroad

Accidents just happen, regardless of place or time. If you’re involved in an accident in your home country, you could easily get all the medical attention you want in accordance to your health plan. However, if you happen to be outside U.S. soil at the time of the accident, then there’s a pretty good chance […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Travel Issues

5 Common Travel Issues and How to Avoid Them

Hopefully you will never have to experience any of these travel issues like these while traveling, but it’s best to be prepared in advance should this happen. Something as simple as jet lag or stomach issues can put a real damper on your vacation. If you’re not prepared for travel issues before leaving, your trip […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
How To Make a Claim On Your Travel Insurance

How To Make a Claim On Your Travel Insurance

The most common mistakes people make when choosing travel insurance is not to read through the terms and conditions and find out exactly what it covers – I’ve seen sport insurances that only cover the equipment when it’s not being used, which makes the insurance basically useless. Some travel insurance companies are very elusive in describing […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Nightmare Hostel

Nightmare Hostel Stories, Every Backpacker Has One

Staying in a hostel can be a great way of traveling – it’s cheap, it allows you to meet other travelers, and they often have travel booking facilities so you can arrange tours with your newly made hostel buddies. However, staying in a hostel can have its downsides too, especially for travel newbies and visitors who […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Exotic Fruits

Weird Exotic Fruits Around The World Awakens Your Curiosity

Some people don’t like the word “exotic” – others jump at the opportunity to say that this or that fruit isn’t exotic anymore or isn’t Exotic Fruits for this or that country. But you know what? I like the word exotic – it awakens a curiosity within me, an excitement of a world that perhaps is not yet […]

Read full story Comments are closed
Screen shot 2012-03-12 at 11.22.17 AM

Top 5 Holidays For Your Body & Soul

It’s all very well planning a city break to feed your inner culture vulture or a gastronomic experience to tempt your taste buds – but have you considered planning a holiday that focuses on your wellbeing? From month long relaxing retreats to cheap spa breaks, there are plenty of holidays out there that’ll help get […]

Read full story Comments { 11 }

Understand Travel Insurance for First-Time Traveler

Travel Advice – Understand Travel Insurance: An essential part of your backpacking plans should involve getting and understanding travel insurance. You’ll need to speak to your insurance provider and investigate your policy thoroughly to verify details of exactly what your policy does and doesn’t cover. For worldwide travel insurance Money Supermarket has a database of travel […]

Read full story Comments are closed