You are not invincible. Approach travel with extreme caution. Even reluctant-to-leave travelers, once launched, develop super-women complexes. Not to get all metaphysical, but something about suspending who they are in normal time and space seems to translate into sublimely stupid decision making. Whether it’s buying Louboutins because you’re in Paris, jewelry you’d never buy at home, looking the wrong way when crossing the street in London, or obliviously wandering into bad neighborhoods, a gal needs to keep her wits about her.
…Get travel insurance. You’ll find two varieties: the got-the-flu-can’t-go-want-my-money-back variety; and the need-to-be-airlifted-off-Mount-McKinley-but-don’t-want-to-end-up-either-dead-or-bankrupt variety. Check out www.squaremouth.com.
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