Obzor is one of Bulgaria’s more relaxing holiday destinations. Located on the coast and featuring miles of beach Obzor is popular with both sun worshipers and windsurfers. The area has many hotels of all sizes and claims to be perfect for families or couples looking for a slow paced yet entertaining break.
Although many a holiday makers find a satisfactory experience awaits them on their visit to Obzor, it is an unfortunate fact that cases of avoidable and unacceptable holiday illnesses are reported. If you are staying in Obzor and are served raw or contaminated food you may suffer from a serious holiday illness. Illness caused by bacteria such as Salmonella, Shigella and E. coli are not uncommon when food has been handled in an unsafe manner.
Poorly maintained swimming pools can also lead to serious stomach illness such as Gastroenteritis as a result of contracting Cryptosporidium.
Whilst staying in Obzor it is important to follow these guidelines to reduce the risk of food poisoning and other holiday illnesses:
- Avoid foods not prepared hygienically.
- Avoid food not stored at the correct temperature.
- Frequently use an alcohol-based hand gel.
- Avoid salads and any uncooked fruits and vegetables (these may have been handled unhygienically)
Suffering from illness on an all-inclusive holiday to Obzor will obviously affect your health but can also leave holidaymakers out of pocket from costly local medical treatment.
It is your tour operators’ responsibility to make sure you are provided with a safe, clean and hygienic hotel.
If you have fallen ill whilst on an all-inclusive holiday to Obzor get in touch with a member of our team on 01625 253 020.
We have over 10 years industry experience and we will be happy to help you through the process of claiming back the cost of your holiday plus any additional compensation you may be owed.