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Travel Insurance Claims - True Stories Just some of the weird and wonderful things that happen to World Nomads travellers while on the road


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True Travel Tales - A Capsized Boat Experience

PHILIPPINES | Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | Views [2855]

What happened? Tell us your tale. A group of us, mostly nomads, decided to go to a beautiful cove called Dicasalarin in Northern part of the Philippines. We were in the middle of a boat journey when our boat suddenly stopped. It was probably one ... Read more >

Tags: asia, boat accident, boating, journey, philliipines, terrifying travel tales, travel, water sports

True Travel Tales - Careful What you Watch for

TANZANIA | Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | Views [3258]

Did you know that the mortality rate from the bite of a black mamba is nearly one hundred percent? Or that it only takes twenty minutes for a bitten person to die from the neurotoxins delivered in the venom? Three years ago neither did I. Yet somehow ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, africa, danger, motorbikes, tanzania, transport, travel, true travel tales, wildlife

True Travel Tales - Walking with Rhinos in Zimbabwe

ZIMBABWE | Friday, 1 Apr 2011 | Views [2468]

What happened? Tell us your tale. Towards the end of our 6-week adventure through East Africa we decided to do a walking Rhino safari in the beautiful Matobo Hills National Park, Zimbabwe.   The scenery is absolutely beautiful and we had already ... Read more >

Tags: africa, nature, rhinos, risk, safari, travel, true travel tales, walking, wildlife, zimbabwe

True Travel Tales - Banged up abroad: Colombian style

COLOMBIA | Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | Views [4328] | Comments [2]

The scene of the crime Description: Entrance to the Media Luna Hostel What happened? Tell us your tale. You hear about things like this happening: on the news, on T.V shows, about friends …..of friends ….of friends, but you never expect it ... Read more >

Tags: colombia, corruption, crime, hostel, robbery, south america, theft, travel, travel insurance, travellers

Two Backpackers, One Guatemalan Hospital Visit

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | Views [1967] | Comments [1] | Video

Aracely of Two Backpackers started feeling ill with a fever while we were visiting Rio Dulce, Guatemala. Rio Dulce is not the most developed city, so she tried to wait out her illness, hoping it was a short-term bug. After four days of sweating ... Read more >

Tags: antibiotics, claims, fever, guatemala, medical, safety, travel

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