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Trekking in Nepal post earthquake: is it safe?

By , Travel Insights Editor Nepal main-featured

Trekking in Nepal after the 2015 earthquake. is it safe? Which treks are open, and more importantly will World Nomads cover me if there's another quake? Get the details here.

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Author: Phil Sylvester

Thailand travel warnings and alerts

By , Travel Insights Editor Thailand travel-smart, main-featured, featured, main featured, Thailand

Travel Alert: Explosion in Bangkok 17 August 2015. Read now!
Travel warnings and alerts for Thailand - Get the latest on: natural disasters, crime, civil unrest, political instability and civil unrest.

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Author: Phil Sylvester

How to Stay Safe in Rio: The World Nomad's Perspective

By , Travel Insights Editor Brazil main-featured

Rio de Janeiro is a city defined by its division. The gaudy wealth of Ipanema and Copacabana are juxtaposed with the crowded poverty of the favelas. The landscape, squashing the city between the mountains and the surf, only brings this into tighter focus, often resulting in the violent clashes and crimes that have earned Rio a reputation. But how dangerous is Rio? Read more...

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Author: Phil Sylvester

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