Articles on Travel

18 September 2019

Change of scenery

A change of scenery changes your perspective

It’s amazing what a simple change of scenery can do. My last blog post was about finding unexpected beauty all around us. In this post I share my observations from a journey I took recently by train, and how it changed my perspective. We traveled from Truro to Montreal and back on an economy seat […]

10 June 2015

Is Motion Sickness Ruining Your Travel Fun?

Woman on the deck of the ferry from Norway to Denmark

  Do you dread getting in the car for long drives?  Do you avoid boat rides on the harbour because they leave you feeling nauseous and dizzy?  Does anti-nausea medication make you drowsy or have other side effects? Homeopathic remedies can be very effective for the treatment of motion sickness – without the side effects […]

2 May 2011

Homeopathic prescribing for Adventure Travellers


This book is an excellent resource for the adventure traveller.  It begins with the basics of homeopathic prescribing (dosages, potencies, where to purchase remedies).  There is a good discussion of immunization and prevention, helping the reader/traveler to weigh the risks of immunization against the prevalence and possible complications of various tropical diseases. I like that […]

5 March 2011

Homeopathic Remedies for Traveler’s Diarrhea


Homeopathic remedies are useful to take along with you when traveling. A common symptom when traveling, particularly to warmer climates is gastro-intestinal distress, such as diarrhea. Persistent, severe or bloody diarrhea should be evaluated immediately by a physician. Left untreated, severe dehydration and electrolyte loss can develop rapidly. Potency I recommend remedies be taken in […]

21 February 2011

Going South? Remedies for ‘Sun Rash’


Are you planning a southern vacation? Many people experience a rash from the sun, especially those of us from northern climates when we travel to southern destinations for holiday. This is typically red, bumpy and itchy and can make a person feel quite unwell. It is known as ‘hives’ or ‘urticaria’. The main homeopathic remedies […]