Posts By: Heather Clifford

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…

Even well seasoned travellers can occasionally find themselves having to make a mad dash through the airport but it doesn’t need to be this way! Follow our tips and you’ll get through the airport in a breeze every time. Do Your Research Do your research and find out the recommended arrival time pre-flight for your…

Trying new dishes is one of the best things about travelling. Food really completes the experience of delving into a new culture and often opens your eyes to much more about the history of a region. For many travellers, planning a trip means working out the best places to eat along the way. We’ve put…

Zika Virus continues to spread in North & South America, the Caribbean and has even reached Europe. Nomad Medical Director, Professor Larry Goodyer, has news on the latest developments in our understanding of ZIka Virus and it’s effects on pregnancy.   The latest news from the American CDC about Zika is what we have all…

Bed bugs are found worldwide and are a significant problem for many travellers. They are often found in hostels but can also make their way to quality clean hotels, taking a ride in suitcases and backpacks. They have even made it onto planes! Recently it was reported that a British airways passenger plane was taken…

Nomad had a brilliant time at Heathrow airport this week, working alongside friends from arctec at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). We were there to support LSHTM in their Bug Off 2015 campaign – which aims to educate the public on the importance of protecting themselves from insect bites when travelling...