Cyprus Resorts, Beaches, and Excursions

Cyprus Resorts

Island holidays in Europe attract with a special mild climate, exotic landscapes and excursions to the ancient surroundings, numerous parties and quality service. When choosing a new place for your holiday, consider the list of places and resorts where you can go to Cyprus without a visa. In our review, you will find out where to go in Cyprus for young people, and in which city an unforgettable family vacation…

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The Best Place to Relax in Turkey

The Best Place to Relax in Turkey

Sun, sea, quality service – these are the components of a successful vacation. This country is ready to provide not only recreation and entertainment, but also slopes and mineral springs adapted for skiing. In order to understand where it is better to relax in Turkey, you need to decide for yourself: what are your goals? It is possible, conditionally, to distinguish three main types of recreation that Turkey can offer:…

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Yemen Healthcare and Money

Yemen Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required cholera no Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria 2 – Eat Drink 3 – yellow fever 1 Overview Overall, medical care in Sanaa is sufficient for most issues. Outside the capital, however, significant restrictions are to be expected or a supply is not guaranteed at all. A rescue service does not exist. When traveling at high altitudes, you should plan an acclimatization period.…

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Vietnam Healthcare and Money

Vietnam Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera 2 Typhoid & Polio Yes – Eat Drink malaria 3 – Overview There are hospitals in major cities and health centers in all provinces, but facilities are limited. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance.┬áCheck findjobdescriptions for more information. Notes vaccinations [1] A vaccination certificate against yellow fever is required for all travelers…

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Uzbekistan Healthcare and Money

Uzbekistan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera no malaria 1 no – Eat Drink 2 – Overview Medical care in Uzbekistan is inadequate. Travelers are therefore also recommended to become a member of a rescue airline. We recommend taking a first-aid kit with common preparations (e.g. stomach/intestinal medicines and insect repellents). Taking out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance is…

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United Arab Emirates Healthcare and Money

United Arab Emirates Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera no typhus Yes – malaria no – Eat Drink Overview The medical facilities are very good, at least in the cities. There are also German-speaking doctors there. However, medical care in rural areas cannot be compared to Europe. Treatments are expensive. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and cooled according to the temperatures on the way.…

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Turkmenistan Healthcare and Money

Turkmenistan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no cholera no Typhoid & Polio no – malaria 1 no – Eat Drink 2 – Overview The medical care in Turkmenistan does not correspond to European conditions. A basic set of medicines should be carried with you, as these are difficult to obtain locally – usually not at all outside of Ashgabat. Travelers to Turkmenistan are strongly recommended to become…

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Tibet, China Healthcare and Money

Health care Overview Medical care is inadequate and almost entirely absent in rural areas outside of Lhasa. Taking out travel health insurance with reliable travel insurance is strongly recommended. The nearest medical facilities are in Chengdu and Katmandu. Traditional Tibetan healing methods can be used in Lhasa. Food and drink Water should generally either be boiled or otherwise sterilized or bought packaged before it is used for drinking, brushing teeth…

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Thailand Healthcare and Money

Thailand Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required cholera no typhus Yes – malaria 2 – Eat Drink yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care is very good in larger towns, but in rural areas it may not meet European standards. In many cases there is also a lack of European-trained English/French-speaking doctors. All major hotels have doctors on call. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation…

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Tajikistan Healthcare and Money

Tajikistan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no cholera 1 Typhoid & Polio 2 – malaria 3 – Eat Drink 4 – Overview Medical care throughout Tajikistan is poor and in no way corresponds to Western standards. Even in the capital, Dushanbe, there are no emergency doctors and hardly any possibilities to organize quick and appropriate medical treatment in an emergency. With regard to the placement of German…

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Taiwan, China Healthcare and Money

Taiwan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever no cholera no Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria no – Overview The medical care in the country is relatively good, but not quite comparable to Europe and can occasionally be technically, apparatus-related and/or hygienically problematic, especially in rural areas. Occasionally there is a lack of European-trained English/French-speaking doctors. Emergency treatment is available at Mackey Memorial Hospital and Adventist Hospital, among…

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Syria Healthcare and Money

Syria Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 3 – malaria 2 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care in rural areas cannot be compared to Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment and/or hygiene. In many cases there is also a lack of European-trained English/French-speaking doctors. In the capital, on the other hand, there are a number of…

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Sri Lanka Healthcare and Money

Sri Lanka Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 no – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Treatment in state hospitals is free. The General Hospital in Colombo is open day and night. Some hotels have general practitioners. However, the medical care does not correspond to what is usual in Europe. Travel health insurance with emergency repatriation is strongly recommended.┬áCheck findjobdescriptions…

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South Korea Healthcare and Money

South Korea Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink malaria 2 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 1 yellow fever no Overview In the big cities, medical care can be compared to Europe. Medical care is guaranteed in all tourist areas; Hotels can recommend a local doctor. The large hospitals have English-speaking staff. A list of German-speaking and English-speaking doctors can be found on the embassy’s website under other…

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Singapore Healthcare and Money

Singapore Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink yellow fever 1 malaria no – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera no Overview The hospital in Singapore offers an emergency service. Medical care is excellent. Private practices are also available. It is recommended to take out adequate, worldwide valid travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. Hospital and doctor bills, which often have to be paid immediately, can potentially be…

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Saudi Arabia Healthcare and Money

Saudi Arabia Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera no Typhoid & Polio 2 malaria 3 – Eat Drink Overview Medical care is good in Riyadh, Jeddah and Mecca. In the countryside, however, it cannot be compared to Europe and is occasionally – even in the city – problematic in terms of hygiene or personnel with apparently modern facilities. In rural areas, there is often a lack of…

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Qatar Healthcare and Money

Qatar Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required cholera no Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria no – Eat Drink yellow fever no Overview The medical care cannot be compared to Europe and can be problematic in terms of technology, equipment and hygiene. In many cases there is also a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English or French. Adequate health insurance coverage valid worldwide and reliable travel insurance are strongly…

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Philippines Healthcare and Money

Philippines Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 Eat Drink 4 – Typhoid & Polio 2 – malaria 3 – cholera 5 Overview There are around 1600 hospitals, around 75% of which are private clinics that enjoy a better reputation. It is difficult to find doctors in rural areas, and the hospitals there are often inadequately equipped. Taking out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance is strongly…

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Pakistan Healthcare and Money

Pakistan Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 Cholera 2 Typhus & Polio 3 3 Malaria 4 – Eat Drink Overview The medical care in the country cannot be compared to Europe and is technically and hygienically inadequate to a large extent. An individual first-aid kit should be taken with you and protected according to the temperatures on the way. Taking out travel health insurance and travel repatriation…

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Oman Healthcare and Money

Oman Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required cholera no yellow fever 1 Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria 2 – Eat Drink Overview Medical care in rural areas cannot be compared to Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment or hygiene. In many cases, there is also a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English or French, while the care in the capital is relatively good. Adequate…

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North Korea Healthcare and Money

North Korea Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care is inadequate across the country. Hospitals, even those designed specifically for foreigners, are by no means of Western standard. More serious diseases must therefore be treated in other countries. Due to the shortage of medicines, bandages, medical instruments and aids, a suitably equipped…

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Nepal Healthcare and Money

Nepal Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview The most accessible hospital for visitors is the Patan Hospital in Lagankhel. Most hospitals have English speaking staff and in the big hotels you can ask for general practitioners. The pharmacies in Kathmandu are mainly located on New Road and offer inexpensive western medicines. It…

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Myanmar Healthcare and Money

Myanmar Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 malaria 2 – Typhoid & Polio 3 – Eat Drink 4 – cholera 5 Overview Medical care cannot be compared with Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment or hygiene. There is often a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English or French. In case of emergency, advice can be obtained from the SOS Clinic (Myanmar SOS…

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Mongolia Healthcare and Money

Mongolia Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required malaria no – Eat Drink 2 – yellow fever no Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 1 Overview The medical care in the country cannot be compared to Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment and/or hygiene. In the countryside and in many large cities, there is a lack of European-trained English/French-speaking doctors. Communication without Mongolian language skills can be…

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Maldives Healthcare and Money

Maldives Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera no no Typhoid & Polio Yes – malaria no Eat Drink 2 – Overview There are first aid stations on all holiday islands. There are two hospitals on Male. In principle, however, the medical care does not correspond to what is usual in Germany. It is recommended to take out travel health insurance and travel repatriation insurance. For the…

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Malaysia Healthcare and Money

Malaysia Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required cholera 2 yellow fever 1 malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – Eat Drink Overview Malaysia has a generally satisfactory health service with foreign-trained medical specialists. On the west coast of the Malay Peninsula one finds largely good hygienic conditions. Western medicines, including many German preparations, are available in urban areas. There are hospitals in all major cities. In small towns and…

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Macao, China Healthcare and Money

Macao Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 1 – malaria no – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera no yellow fever no Overview Health care in Macau is good. Incidentally, numerous specialist doctors and hospitals in Hong Kong can be reached quickly. Medical services in Macau and Hong Kong are extremely expensive. Travelers are advised to take out travel medical insurance prior to travel. Notes vaccinations [1] Because…

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Lebanon Healthcare and Money

Lebanon Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required yellow fever 1 cholera no Typhoid & Polio 2 – malaria no – Eat Drink Overview Medical care is good, at least in Beirut, sometimes very good. A list of medical examiners can be obtained from the German Embassy in Beirut (see addresses). Private hospitals are well equipped. A certificate stating whether the patient can pay for the treatment costs is required before…

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Laos Healthcare and Money

Laos Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 malaria 3 – Eat Drink 4 – yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care cannot be compared to Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment and hygiene. Frequently there is also a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English or French. Adequate health insurance coverage valid worldwide and reliable travel insurance are strongly recommended.…

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