Travel Blog

In Action: Critical Medical Repatriation from New Zealand


Newly married couple, Elisa* and Bill, were on their honeymoon in New Zealand when halfway through the trip, their car collided with a bus. Both were seriously injured, especially Elisa who was diagnosed with a devastating type of traumatic brain injury. After being admitted to the hospital, Elisa’s family contacted Global Travel Plus for help. 
Posted: 1/26/2018 3:41:53 PM


IN ACTION: Medical Repatriation from Thailand


Anna and her family were traveling in Thailand when she began experiencing severe back pain, stopping her from standing and walking properly. She decided to go to a local hospital but called Global Travel Plus after seeing a doctor as she was not confident in the care she received.
Posted: 11/3/2017 10:27:37 PM


In Action: Sudden Loss of Motor and Sensory Functions in Punta Cana


Mark* and his wife, Catherine like to spend most of their winter in Punta Cana to escape Illinois’ cold weather. Halfway through their stay, Mark who has a history of spinal disc herniation and sciatica, woke up with no motor and sensory function in his left leg. He was immediately taken to the nearest hospital. 
Posted: 10/13/2017 11:28:39 AM


Food Poisoning Halts a Mother and Daughter Vacation in Sidney


Only two days after arriving in Sidney, a woman and her daughter began feeling sick with flu-like symptoms. Global Travel Plus was here to help them find the nearest doctor's office and get them back on their feet quickly to enjoy the rest of their vacation.
Posted: 9/1/2017 9:04:06 AM


Global Travel Plus is here to help, even for the little travel mishaps!

Global Travel Plus is always at your side in case you face an emergency while you travel. When we think of travel or medical emergency, we tend to always think of the worst-case scenarios, but most of the time, it is for the little misfortunes, the ones that happen more often than we would like, that our travelers encounter and call us for help. 
Posted: 7/28/2017 2:34:29 PM