One of the biggest mistakes I see travelers make, over and over, is to unnecessarily cancel a trip or rule out a country because they’ve misconstrued a U.S. State Department travel advisory. A Travel Alert does not mean don’t go. And sometimes that’s true for...

Women and their partners who are thinking about pregnancy—and, of course, women who are already pregnant—should not travel to countries where Zika virus is a risk. But the rest of us? Let’s keep things in perspective. Mosquitoes have been carrying nasty diseases for centuries. And...

If you’re waiting for that perfect moment to travel to the Middle East, it’s probably never going to happen. It’s like waiting for that perfect moment to have a baby: You can always find some reason why now is not the optimal time. At least once...

By: Roy Berger, MedjetAssist President/CEO You've already taken that all important first step. You have alleviated a major worry and given yourself that much overused, but all important, "peace of mind" when you travel by becoming a MedjetAssist member. You know if you're sick or injured and...

Driving Safety Abroad By Peter Greenberg Medjet Travel Assistance Tip No matter how comfortable you are behind the wheel, driving in a foreign country requires vigilance and an understanding of the local terrain, not to mention local customs. And unfortunately, not everyone pays attention. According to the World Health...