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How to Prevent Seasickness on a Cruise

Taking a cruise is a great way to see the world whilst living a life of luxury.
For some people, however, the possibility of seasickness threatens to ruin their trip completely.
So how can one prevent seasickness …

New Apps Help Travelers Remember When to Take Pills & Medications on the Road

Traveling with persistent ailments (such as diabetes or high blood pressure) can be tough, as remembering when to take your pills as you cross multiple time zones can be difficult and confusing.
As with a …

DestinationDoc – Helping You Find the Best Doctors When Traveling

Supposing you’re on holiday in Scotland with your family, and your daughter starts rolling around on the floor with severe stomach pains and develops a fever.
You have a suspicion it may be appendicitis, meaning she’ll …

Healthy Traveling – How to Start Your Day the Right Way

Traveling for any meaningful period of time can really take its toll on the body regardless of your age.
One way of dealing with the stresses of travel (such as sore muscles, aching joints, digestive problems, …

What’s The Worst Place to Sit on a Plane?

Ever wondered where the best (and worst) places to sit on a plane were?
According to Men’s Health magazine, when it comes to your health it seems that the window seat is the worst place to …

How to Prevent Back Pain on Long Road Trips

Taking a road trip is a great, fun way to explore a country.
Road tripping with some friends whilst listening to some great tunes and taking in the scenery is one of the best ways to …

Anti-Malarial Tablets: The Lowdown

As you may know, malaria is a potentially fatal disease that’s a massive problem in many parts of the world (particularly Africa, Asia and South America).
If you plan on traveling to a place where there …

Deep Vein Thrombosis – What are the Symptoms?

If you travel a lot on airplanes a lot, there’s a possibility you could be affected by deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
DVT is the ‘formation of a blood clot’ (or ‘thrombus) in a deep vein, and …

Choosing the Correct Sunscreen

The American Cancer Society recently reported that over 1 million people a year are diagnosed with sun-related skin cancer in the US.
This is a frightening statistic, and is one that surely could be reduced through …

How to Eat a Balanced Diet While Traveling

Sticking to a regular, balanced diet is relatively simple to do for the most part, despite requiring great willpower.
When you’re at home you’re in an environment that you can easily control.
You decide what goes in …

How to Avoid Picking Up Germs on Airplanes

Ever wondered or worried about the amount of germs on an airplane?
Having so many people in such a small enclosed space and sharing a bathroom with dozens of other people can’t be hygienic at …

How to Stay in Shape While Traveling

Whether you’re already in a solid fitness/workout routine, or you like the idea of getting in shape while traveling, this page is for you.
One of the best things about traveling is that it breaks you …

Travel Compression Socks – A Detailed Guide

What are Travel Compression Socks?
Travel compression socks (also sometimes known as compression stockings) are design to encourage blood flow and circulation in your legs during air travel (or when you’re sitting down for long periods …

How to Travel While Sick

Traveling through foreign countries, eating strange foods, spending countless hours on buses and planes and pushing your body to the limit can often take its toll, so it’s no surprise that most travelers will get …

Staying Healthy While Traveling (with Rick Steves)

Rick Steves is an American author and TV personality, and is very much THE authority on European travel.
The great thing about Rick’s work is that he likes to avoid all the filler and get straight …

How to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) with a Quick Workout (VIDEO)

We all know that DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) is a major problem these days with the amount of flying that some people do.
Fitness expert Bryan Francis has come up with a quick exercise routine to …

How to Prevent Bed Bugs When Traveling

Bed bugs can be a real pain at the best of times, but what do you do if the place you’re staying in gets infested while you’re traveling?
Bed bug prevention when traveling is something that …

Using Natural Mosquito Repellents

Although most mosquito repellents (especially those that contain DEET in them) work extremely well at repelling mosquitoes (and other insects), the toxic chemicals used inside the spray make using them unattractive to certain people.
For example, …

Do Electronic Mosquito Repellers Work?

There’s been a lot of debate over the years as to just how effective electronic mosquito repeller devices are at preventing mosquito bites (and therefore how effective they can be at preventing malaria).
ScienceDaily.com published an …

Insect Repellent Clothing – A Detailed Look

There’s nothing more annoying than being constantly bitten when you’re out in the wilderness, as it can really take the edge off what should have been a nice trip. In fact, mosquitoes are often credited …

Mosquito Bite Relief – What to Do When Bitten By a Mosquito

Anyone who’s ever traveled to or lived in a place where mosquitoes are prevalent will tell you how annoying getting bitten can be. Unlike some insect bites and stings, mosquito bites are not venomous, but …

Travel Disasters – How to Avoid Them or Deal with Them if They Happen

Unfortunately, sometimes things can go wrong when traveling the world, so it’s a good idea to be fully prepared so that you can deal with any potential disaster that comes your way.
What disasters/problems might you …

How to Overcome Jet Lag

If you’ve ever been on a long plane journey and ended up in another part of the world (on another time zone), the chances are you’ve experienced jet lag; where you body struggles to come …

Travel Health Advice – Vaccinations, Health Problems and Natural Hazards

Too often trips are spoilt by people not taking proper care of themselves or preparing for their trips thoroughly enough. Nearly every health problem that can occur on the road can be prevented (or at …