Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Ben Fogle Interview…
Ben is an award-winning broadcaster, author and adventurer.
He has climbed Mount Everest and rowed across the Atlantic and is the United Nations Patron of the Wilderness. Ben has presented numerous TV programmes about travel and adventure for the BBC, ITV, C5 and Discovery.
A new survey of 2,000 people, commissioned by Sanofi Pasteur, suggests that only 17% of British holidaymakers always get a travel health risk assessment* before they travel.1 9 in 10 (95%) British holidaymakers are venturing beyond the resort and exploring their surroundings while they are abroad,1 which could further increase their risk of travel-related illness. We spoke to Ben & Dr. Christian to find out more…
Enjoy an exclusive interview with Ben via YouTube:
Many of the people surveyed are unaware that vaccination may be recommended for destinations such as Turkey (75%), Morocco (49%) and Mexico (48%),1,3-5 which are among the top 15 destinations visited by UK holidaymakers.
Of those surveyed who never get the recommended vaccinations for their destination (n=240), over half (55%) stated they didn’t know they needed to get any travel vaccinations, 27% didn’t leave enough time to seek travel health advice before a trip and approximately one in five (21%) revealed they don’t know how to go about getting travel vaccination.
Interview recorded by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 13th June 2019.