#tbt to the time I wandered around Thailand’s “Grand Canyon” with multiple (totally avoidable) foot injuries. ⁣
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As someone who is as clumsy as I am, I frequently find myself getting to know the pharmacies in places I visit. ⁣
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Travel insurance is important for accident protection as well as for protecting your travel plans, but isn’t really necessary when it comes to the usual bumps, bruises, and illnesses. ⁣
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Coming from the USA (with our nightmare of a healthcare system), I have been repeatedly shocked at how accessible doctors and medications are in many foreign countries, even for foreigners. In Indonesia, I was able to see a doctor and get medication for a grand total of about $2.50 USD. ⁣
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If you’re abroad and have a non-life threatening illness or injury, don’t be afraid to head to the local pharmacy for medical advice and to find out what your options are. 🏥⁣
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If you need help choosing your perfect destination, or just want to learn more about sustainable and safe travel options, head over to our website! Link is in our bio. ⁣
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03/08/2019 11:05AM by @walk.herr.earth

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