Posts Categorized: Travel Tips

Backpacking Guide

Here at Nomad, we’ve been getting backpackers properly prepared for travel for over 25 years. We’re able to provide backpackers with the best travel health, safety and kit advice and have created this helpful guide to get you ready for your big adventure. Sun, Sea & Sex.. If you have unprotected sex you are at…

Although we don’t like to imagine it happening on our holidays or adventures abroad, it is really important to be prepared when it comes to protecting your valuables when travelling. Whether it’s your bank cards, your passport, cash or travellers cheques, losing these sorts of items when you’re the other side of the world causes…

Overland Guide

I hate having kit in my bag that I never use! On the other hand, I don’t expect everything to work perfectly all the time and this is certainly true with Overlanding so, compromise and versatility is the key. My first experience of truck life was at the tender age of 17 while hitch hiking…

Safaris II

Anxious about getting Travellers’ Diarrhoea while on Safari? Worried about what the bathroom facilities will be like? Lucy Hedges, Lead Nurse at Nomad Bristol describes her experiences from her recent trip to Kenya and Tanzania. When I booked to go on safari I was looking forward to seeing all the fantastic animals Africa had to...

Safaris I

Ever wondered why everyone wears khaki coloured clothes on safari? Ever dreamt about going on safari and getting up close and personal with Elephants? Lucy Hedges, Lead Nurse at Nomad Bristol has the answers based on lessons learnt on her recent safari to Kenya and Tanzania. Like many others going on safari I wondered what...