A travel advisor is a professional travel consultant with the resources, connections and expertise to add great value to your travel plans. Travel advisors work in partnership with you to select and plan travel experiences that are tailored to your unique wishes and budget. The benefits of using a travel agent/advisor are many, and you may find you uncover new perks each time you work with your travel advisor. In October 2016, a cluster of cases of Legionnaires Disease was notified from Catalonia (North East Spain), related to a hotel in Salou (Tarragona). Seven cases were originally identified with 1 death. Outbreaks in travellers linked to hotels have occurred in Spain in the past. See travel health reports for further information.
In late September 2016, Venezuela authorities advised of 13 cases of diphtheria notified in San Antonio (Sifontes municipality) in Bolivar State (North Central Venezuela). Travellers are reminded to be in date for diphtheria vaccination. See travel health reports for more information.
A recent outbreak of American trypanosomiasis (Chagas Disease) was reported from Para state Brazil. Contaminated fruit juices made from berries of acai and bacaba palms are thought to be the source. Eating contaminated food and drink was discovered to be a way of acquiring the disease in 2005. Adequate preparation of acai is required to avoid contamination. See Fact Sheets and Travel Health Reports.
Most airlines have Johannesburg flights, not flights to Cape Town. Johannesburg is the country’s business capital and by far the largest city with the busiest airport. Johannesburg is also the main hub for South African Airways, the biggest airline. So this tip works in two ways.
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