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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.
The Philippines' capital city, Manila, has a crime problem. Here are the scams and crimes you need to watch out for.
Find out which provinces in the Philippines you should avoid before you book your trip. From military areas to kidnapping hotspots, here is everything travelers need to know.
Petty crime and corruption in Nepal. Here's what you need to know to stay safe, avoid scams and enjoy your time in the mountains.
Poor sanitation, altitude sickness, air pollution, and rabies are just some health concerns in Nepal. Find out how to stay healthy before you go with these tips.
The Government of Cuba decided in May 2010, that all travelers, foreign and Cubans living abroad coming to the country need to have travel insurance with medical cover prior to arrival.
Scammers are unfortunately all too common in Cambodia. Here are a few shady maneuvers to watch out for.
What makes a destination dangerous? A World Nomads' Travel Insurance Director shares his tips on how to stay safe when abroad.
Here are a few tips to enjoying Portugal's nightlife safely. From alcohol and areas to avoid, to what you need to know about drug laws.
Think about the environmental impact you're making before you buy a bottle of water. We look at some alternatives to reduce your impact.
What is typhoid? What are the symptoms and how can it be treated? What you need to know before you travel.
Your trip shouldn't be hampered by bringing home an unwanted souvenir of yellow fever or any other disease. Check out our guide to vaccinations for South America.