Posts By: Heather Clifford

Meeting new friends from around the world is one of the big positives of travelling. If you’ve decided to travel solo, making friends for short trips and adventures during your travels is a great way to stave off loneliness and keep you grounded. Even just a short chat while you take a bus can help…

Using public transport is the best way to get around when you’re travelling. You’ll experience your destination like a local, and get to glimpse a different way of life. There’s so many other benefits, too; it’s affordable, lower on emissions, reliable if you get to grips with local timetables and usually easy to use, especially…

With many different options available when it comes to antimalarial medication, it can be confusing working out which one is best for you. The safest option would be to come for a consultation in one of our clinics to discuss your trip and medical history. But if you’re looking to safely buy medication online from the Nomad pharmacy,…

1. Get vaccinated There’s a number of diseases present in India that you may come into contact with on your trip. Make sure you book a travel health consultation to discuss all the risks you should be aware of and to complete any recommended courses of vaccinations before you leave. Check out our India health…

Going on safari is such an exicting adventure! Nothing can beat seeing the great African wildlife up close and in real life. Whether you’re going to drive yourself through Kruger, watching the great migration in Kenya or staying in a luxurious camp on a game reserve – you will have your mind blown by the…

Taking antimalarial medication is vital in some parts of the world where malaria is endemic. Furthermore, different regions require different medication to be effective. You’ll find out which medication is recommended for the areas you’re travelling to during your travel health consultation with a Nomad expert, or you can find out using the NHS Fit…

Flu is an acute infection of the respiratory system caused by several different strains of influenza virus. Most people recover from flu in one or two weeks, however those with weakened immunity or other health risks can be affected much more severely. Every year, the flu viruses evolve, requiring the production of a new vaccine…

Backpacking, studying or working abroad for can be one of the most rewarding experiences in life. However, being abroad for extended periods can really take it’s toll on our mental wellbeing if we don’t take some precautions to combat culture shock. We’ve been on many long international adventures, so we know how best to cope….

It’s getting ever more popular with travellers, but is still somewhat of an off-the-beaten -track type destination. We love Sri Lanka and think it’s the an outstanding destination for adventure and relaxation alike. Read on to find out why we love it so much and think you should travel to Sri Lanka in 2019. Beautiful…

Travelling together can be such great way to bond with a group of friends or family. Whether you and your crew prefer lounging on beautiful beaches, culture and history or adventurous trips packed with action, there’s somewhere amazing waiting for you and your friends. We’ve put together a list of some of our favourite group…