How I cancelled an international trip during COVID-19

How I cancelled an international trip during COVID-19

Back in late January before the world completely imploded, there were already stirrings of a brewing outbreak. At that time, COVID-19 was primarily contained in China but many people travelling to surrounding areas in Asia were becoming concerned about the safety of proceeding with their trips. You may recall me mentioning that my mother was [...]

5 tips for staying healthy while travelling

5 tips for staying healthy while travelling

As we approach our departure to Southeast Asia, Mr. Chuckles and I are doing some final preparations for our first big trip of 2020. Unfortunately, some of the excitement about our impending international adventure has been dampened by anxiety over this Wuhan coronavirus outbreak. We were supposed to be travelling in a group of three [...]

Movies to scare you before travelling

Movies to scare you before travelling

With all the news about the Wuhan coronavirus, I have become a little anxious about my upcoming trip to Asia. So far, there are two confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV in Vietnam, with further global spread anticipated as Lunar New Year approaches and more international travel ensues. Hopefully the massive quarantines happening in central China will [...]