Copenhagen with allergies – holiday tips and eating out

Anyone with allergies or coeliac disease planning to visit Copenhagen or anywhere in Denmark should find it pleasantly surprising. There are quite a high number of people with allergies in Denmark and restaurants seemed very used to being asked to cater for allergies. Everywhere we went all the food was local, fresh and in-season so […]

Copenhagen with allergies – planning a trip

I am going to Copenhagen as I’m attending the EAACI Allergy conference TOMORROW and so, I have been busy with the intricate planning which will enable me to travel there safely. More than 300 doctors and researchers from 40 different countries will attend the 33 edition of the annual congress of the European Academy of […]

What you need to know about nut allergy in France

If you thought noix and noisettes were the words for nuts in French then you need to read this. They have a few key phrases for the collective group of nuts and it could be very easy to get confused when eating out or buying packaged foods…

Why The Allergy Show IS great!

The Allergy and FreeFrom show 2012 in London was busier this year than ever. Despite being unfortunate enough to have an allergic reaction at the show, here are my highlights, from just a morning wandering around. So much more to see…

Surviving in a dusty youth hostel – allergen alert!

Youth hostel holidays could be worth a try if you want to a cheap holiday with self catering facilities in beautiful surroundings. Find out how I got on with the dust in a Welsh youth hostel and find some tips for safe holidays with allergies…

20 top tips for travelling and holidays with allergies

Planning holidays with allergies can be very daunting but there are lots of things you can do to ensure you have a great time. Be prepared by checking out these tips…