Video Destination Advice – View It, Follow It! May 9, 2013 By Caitlin Bradford 2 Comments Are you planning a trip abroad? If you are headed to one of the 9 countries listed below, don’t leave the US without watching our Destination Advice videos. Get the best travel ideas, up-to-date travel health tips, and vaccination recommendations to have a fun and healthy trip abroad. Brazil China Ghana Kenya Peru South Africa Tanzania Thailand Vietnam 1. Brazil. Don’t head to the famous beaches of Rio de Janiero without first taking these travel health precautions! 2. China. Planning an excursion to see the Great Wall in person? Watch this video for tips to protect your health! 3. Ghana. Ready to be charmed by Ghana’s welcoming villages and awed by the country’s stunning beaches? Make sure you have gotten your malaria medication so an illness does not ruin your trip! 4. Kenya. Are you a nature lover who can’t wait to see wildlife up close and personal in Kenya’s many game parks? Make sure you first get the vaccines you need so an illness does not ruin your trip. 5. Peru. Planning a trip to Machu Picchu? Did you get your Hepatitis A vaccine? Learn about this and other recommended travel vaccines for Peru. 6. South Africa. Is a safari on your travel itinerary? Have you gotten your Yellow Fever shot? Learn about this and other travel health issues you should consider before heading to South Africa. 7. Tanzania. Are you planning to summit Mount Kilimanjaro? Do you have the proper trekking gear? What about mosquito nets and repellents? Learn about how else you can prepare. 8. Thailand. Planning a culinary tour of Thailand? Make sure you have the proper eating and drinking strategies in place as well as the vaccinations you need so your culinary tourism does not take a toll on your stomach. 9. Vietnam. Ready to take in the tranquil countryside? Did you get a Japanese Encephalitis shot to protect yourself from this mosquito-borne disease? Educate yourself on destination-specific health concerns! For even more travel health tips that are tailored to your health history and itinerary be sure to schedule an appointment with a Travel Medicine Specialist. Make the most out of your time abroad!