For Chillout Diving portion, lower prices are currently being re-negotiated, but one week will be around $1299 inclusive of flights, bus and boat transfers, accommodation and all meals. Diving prices also TBA. Trivia: After entering Thunder Plains, turn back and go to Farplane to see secret cutscenes with Lulu, ‘aka’s brother Wantz, and a Crusader family. Return again after Zanarkand and Cavern of Stolen Fayth for two more short secret cutscenes with Tromell and Jyscal, Lulu and Ginnem.
One tip for the frequent traveler: Bring one of those garbage bags (industrial use) in your carry on. You can use this to wrap your luggage not only when they burst open but also when you travel to rural areas and your bags will be placed at the back of the vans. Then, they are protected from rain and dust. We do this all the time and often our drivers ask for it as they, too, want their luggage protected.
Because clean water means more than just the lack of dirt or leaves, safety procedures also need to consist of more than just a visual inspection. To combat the intestinal diseases so often acquired by sensitive travelers, the U.S. military and subsequent manufacturers have developed a number of different types of portable water treatments.
For those older but still love to trudge streets of various cities, they will certainly need this when they travel. The walking required in many of the day tours and trips will be less challenging for seniors when they have this. It looks better than an old man’s cane so this will not embarrass the macho old man in your list.
Utilities are free and should be on. The recruiter should help you arrange telephone, cable TV, and Internet access. These are likely at your own cost, but could be paid by some travel companies. It is important to ask about this. If nurses choose to provide their own housing, travel companies often provide a housing subsidy up to $2,000 per month, in line with the local cost of living. Some housing subsidies are tax-free reimbursements.
I’ve learned that major hotels, stores and restaurants in Nepal accept most foreign currencies as well as credit cards such as American Express, Visa and Master Card, but I’ll need rupees for taxis and smaller vendors. It’s recommended that travelers carry small bills, as many shops aren’t able to make change for the large denominations.