Everyone knows that cocaine is cheap and popular among tourists in Colombia. But here's why it's a problem and why you should care.
There are areas in Myanmar that are closed for security issues, or will require special permission. Find out where you can explore safely, and where strict restrictions are in place.
Live out your Olympic dreams with an exhilarating paddle down one of these 7 manmade whitewater kayaking courses. Whatever your skill level, these courses – most designed to host Olympic competition – offer wet and wild thrills.
Altitude sickness can really slow down your trip and also be a potential killer. Our roving medical expert shows you what signs you need to watch out for and how to prepare for your trip.
Our roving medical expert, Dr. Erik McLaughlin MD, discusses Dengue Fever, its symptoms, and the preventative measures travellers can take when visiting at-risk areas.
Staying healthy and safe in South America doesn't have to be a challenge. Check out these 6 easy tips to avoid getting sick.
There's nothing worse than being sick while travelling, but how do you stay healthy on the road? Nomadic Matt, the world's most successful backpacker shares his tips.
Whether you're going for a 6-month journey or a short trip, it's always a good idea to carry a first aid kit. World Nomads' roving medical expert, Dr Erik McLaughlin MD shares his checklist on how to be prepared for (almost) anything.
How do you know a foreign hospital is safe? Will you be getting quality care? We show you what to look for in a hospital when you're overseas before you check in.