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Driving in Australia

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 9 Sep 2016 | By apatterson | Views [460]

When you’re a United States citizen traveling, working or living abroad, it’s important that you’re able to get around safely. Though countries like Australia and the United Kingdom far better utilize public transportation than most ... Read more >

Tags: insurance, insurance, road, tac, travel, wildlife

Finally Booked Travel Insruance

CANADA | Wed, 10 Sep 2014 | By grahamdube | Views [416]

Greetings World Nomads, I have finally bit the bullet and purchased travel insurance for my trip. Its only 8 days away! The next big step is to find a place to stay and rest my head after the 20 hour flight. Wish me luck and keep your stick on the ... Read more >

Tags: british columbia, canada, insurance, victoria, world nomads

Organising Part 2

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 22 Jan 2014 | By __vickyvic | Views [490]

Organising for a trip. Hmmm.    Passports are the fun part. I was born in 1992 and I have a copy of my birth certificate (original copy) and I also needed a copy of one of my parents birth certificates. I went with my fathers as it has ... Read more >

Tags: insurance, passport, phones, sim card, travel money

Beginnings, middlings and endings

UNITED KINGDOM | Mon, 22 Oct 2012 | By birgit_75 | Views [406]

The journey is starting to feel increasingly real... I have just purchased my travel insurance. So another beginning is just around the corner.. Soon I shall touch Golden Gate Bridge and cycle from Mission to Dolores Park for a morning Yoga Practice.... Read more >

Tags: beginnings, insurance, san francisco, sf, travel insurance

Pre trip account

INDIA | Sun, 1 Apr 2012 | By muditkag | Views [235]

Started my preparation on April 1, Sunday, 2012 for undertaking this trip which had been planning with my sweetheart since so long. Firstly, I dedicate this trip to her who became my strength and well wisher to make everyone understand that "Mudit ... Read more >

Tags: home, insurance, packing, planning, pre trip

Before we leave.

CAMBODIA | Wed, 14 Dec 2011 | By worldchild | Views [546]

Bought travel insurance from World Nomads. Type 'travelfish' for a 10% discount on travel insurance. Transparency Int. places Cambodia 166 in the Corruption Rankings. I wanted a gauge so checked out Indonesia and found them to be 66 places higher at ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, insurance

One week before

SPAIN | Sat, 23 Jul 2011 | By adamjustinevans | Views [384]

It was essential to get a decent travel insurance, and I found Worldnomads.com who seem pretty good. Next was to check if we needed any specific vaccinations, even though now it is a bit late to get them. We only need to be careful with mosquitos.... Read more >

Tags: insurance, mosquitos, preparation

Backpacking Checklist: Dos and Don'ts on the Road

WORLDWIDE | Tue, 22 Jun 2010 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [7684]

It is easy to get caught up in the excitement of a trip - where you are going to go next and just what you are going to do when you get there. However, when you're travelling there are certain scenarios that crop up that just wouldn't happen while ... Read more >

Tags: backpacking, hostelling, insurance, itinerary, passports, safety, theft, travel, trips

Pozdrav iz Hrvatske!

CROATIA | Mon, 8 Jun 2009 | By fhaller | Views [653]

Krenule su pripreme za Izrael. Sada sam u fazi prikupljanja što više informacija za siguran put. Za početak gledam na worldnomads.com putno osiguranje. Čini mi se jako dobro...

Tags: insurance, israel, travel insurance

October blues..

UNITED KINGDOM | Tue, 7 Oct 2008 | By sambelina78 | Views [418]

I've been off work all day due to this stupid bug that seems to be going around... i had a sore throat on Friday evening, and by Saturday morning felt like i hadn't slept in 20 years... and i was coughing and sneezing and wishing my boyfriend hadn't ... Read more >

Tags: insurance, money, new zealand

San Diego

USA | Wed, 28 Feb 2007 | By frequentflyer | Views [609]

Well here I am again. Sitting around waiting for taxi to take me to the airport. This is the 9th flight out of 10 taking me around the globe in just under two weeks. Why I hear you ask? Well I guess that's what it takes when you are trying to ... Read more >

Tags: insurance, travel tips, world nomads

I'll play mustard, you play catch-up

USA | Tue, 28 Nov 2006 | By jakeandgenny | Views [1854] | Comments [1]

Let's bring everyone up to speed on where we're at, shall we? here's what Gen and I have so far: Where to start? I suppose the best place to start would be where we started. A great resource for us has been the Lonely Planet Thorn Tree Forum ... Read more >

Tags: eurorail, insurance, lonely planet, the planning phase, world nomads

Infected cut

THAILAND | Mon, 15 May 2006 | By true-claims-stories | Views [4164] | Comments [1]

While swimming off Koh Chang I struck my foot on a sharp rock sustaining a deep cut and tendon injury. I was taken to the local clinic by taxi where the wound was stitched. I attended the local clinic as an outpatient on four subsequent days however the ... Read more >

Tags: doctors, hospitals & health, insurance, true claim stories, world nomads

Why I didn’t I ask for rubber gloves?

THAILAND | Sat, 26 Nov 2005 | By true-claims-stories | Views [12839] | Comments [6]

The American Breakfast at Bangkok General Hospital (BGH) consists of: 4 hot dogs (They call them sausages, Americans call them hot dogs) 3 of another type of sausage 4 slices of ham A roll, bread and butter And this is for someone ... Read more >

Tags: doctors, hospitals & health, insurance, rubber gloves, true claim stories, world nomads


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