Travel Advice

Health Tips and Information


Travel health tips to keep you safe during your holiday or business trip.

Use the same common sense traveling overseas that you would at home, and always stay alert and aware of your surroundings.
Before you leave


•    Research your destination(s), including local laws, customs, and culture.
•    Monitor travel warnings and alerts
•    Leave a copy of your itinerary, contact information, credit cards, and passport with someone at home.
•    Pack as light as possible, and leave at home any item you could not replace.
While at your destination(s)
•    Carry contact information for the nearest embassy or consulate of your country.
•    Carry a photocopy of your passport and entry stamp; leave the actual passport securely in your hotel.
•    Follow all local laws and social customs.
•    Do not wear expensive clothing or jewelry.
•    Always keep hotel doors locked, and store valuables in secure areas.
•    If possible, choose hotel rooms between the 2nd and 6th floors.



From cdc.gov