What you need to know about crime, scams, health and local laws to travel with confidence.Browse by country
These 12 tips will help you stay safe and avoid any preventable road trip mishaps. Find out what to pack and how to prepare.
Learn how to avoid an avalanche and how to survive if you do get caught in one. Nomad Bill shares his experience taking an avalanche safety course.
What are the issues affecting travelers in Italy? Read the latest travel warnings and alerts.
What are the issues affecting travelers in Tanzania? Read the latest travel warnings and alerts.
What are the issues affecting travelers in France? Read the latest travel warnings and alerts.
What age can you drink alcohol in the USA? What is the legal BAC limit for drivers? Tips for drinking without getting in trouble in America.
What vaccinations do you need for Chile, and can you drink the tap water? Plus, tips on safety at high altitudes and volcanic dangers.
Stay safe in the beautiful Federated States of Micronesia: Pohnpei, Kosrae, Chuuk and Yap. What you need to know about health, safety and medical facilities.
Malaysia has a tropical monsoonal climate which plays host to a number of health issues which can give any traveler trouble. Find out to protect yourself and stay healthy with these tips.
While Albania is a fascinating country to visit, there are a few health concerns and other things travelers should know. Here are our tips to avoid getting sick.
Considered to be the world's last Shangri-La, the small Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan tightly controls tourism. Here's what you need to know about laws, etiquette and visas.
Egypt has so much to see and do, but distances between sights can be far away. Here's how to get around safely on your trip.
Algeria is a large country so traveling between places can take some time. Public transport options for travelers can be limited and self-driving can be a bit tricky.
Worried about health and hygiene while traveling Myanmar? Stay healthy with these tips to avoid contaminated water or food poisoning.
We asked video producer Jesse Chard to share his experience of the 2011 earthquake in Japan. This is what you need to know.
Fake cigars, fake cash and scammers are just some of the petty crime you may encounter while in Cuba. Find out how to avoid these scams before you go.