Tag: health and safety

  • Lack of travel affecting your mental health? Get a grip!

    Lack of travel affecting your mental health? Get a grip!

    In a recent consumer survey, Amex found that not being able to travel is taking a toll on people’s mental health. Nearly half of respondents reported feeling anxious or stressed because they can’t travel. Almost 80% of people identified travel as one of the top activities they miss right now. People complain that our generation…

  • Emirates will pay for your funeral if you die of coronavirus

    Emirates will pay for your funeral if you die of coronavirus

    In what is the most comprehensive (and hilarious) travel coverage in the time of the coronavirus pandemic, Emirates has announced that they will provide free insurance coverage to anyone flying with them anywhere in the world. The announcement comes amid global uneasiness about travel that is killing the tourism industry. Emirates Group Chairman and CEO…

  • Travel during the coronavirus outbreak in 2020

    Travel during the coronavirus outbreak in 2020

    As a travel blogger, I find it necessary to address the elephant in the room of the moment: the coronavirus outbreak. For a frequent traveler, the coronavirus is a bit of a concern. If it isn’t, it probably should be. Countries all over the world are mobilizing to stop the rapid spread of the novel…

  • Managing acid reflux while traveling

    Managing acid reflux while traveling

    Acid reflux pretty much sucks year-round, but there’s something particularly awful about being uncomfortable and restricted in your eating when you’re on vacation. Managing acid reflux while traveling can prevent discomfort and improve the quality of your travels. Here are a few things to keep in mind. Avoid your triggers If you suffer from acid…

  • Medical tourism in Prague

    Medical tourism in Prague

    Most of us think about medical tourism as an avenue for cheap liposuction and boob jobs. I’m not sure why cosmetic procedures have paved the way for medical tourism when treating other medical problems is so damn expensive, especially across the pond in the United States. As an expat living in Prague, I’ve experienced all…