Altitude sickness claims many mountain trekkers every year. Get all the info on how to stay safe and healthy at high altitude in Nepal.
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After six months backpacking through India, Goats on the Road share a few tips on how to keep yourself, and your belongings safe.
Find out about the complicated legal status of LGBT locals, attitudes towards public displays of affection, and safety tips for LGBT travelers in India.
India is a land of extremes – including the weather. For the most comfortable trip, here’s everything you need to know about when it’s best to travel north, south, east and west.
Goats on the Road have a few tips to help you plan your entry visa and get those vaccinations in order, so you can get back to the best part of planning a trip to India.
Trekking in Nepal and suffering from altitude sickness? Don't fall for the heli-evac scam.
Planning a trip to Nepal? Here’s a checklist of all the visa & vaccination requirements you’ll need before you go so you can focus on the momos and mountains when you’re there.
When it comes to trekking in Nepal’s mighty Himalayas, there are some rules set by the mountains. Here are some useful tips from an experienced local guide to help you stay prepared.
Heading to Nepal? Getting around from A to B could be trickier than you think. Our local insider helps you decide which public transport is right for you, and how to stay safe if you decide to brave the roads yourself.
Traveling to Nepal? Find out how stay safe and what to do – both inside and out – when an earthquake strikes from our local expert.
It's very easy to lapse into a sense of laziness when in the Maldives, it's beautiful and relaxing. But one moment of attention loss could result in illness or injury. Check out these great health tips to keep you safe from World Nomads.