Planning an epic adveture travel vacation is more than booking a luxury hotel for cheap and creating an adrenaline-filled itinerary.

But it's important to remember that some of the most exciting destinations can wreak havoc on your health—malaria and parasites as souvenirs, anyone?

So if you don’t want the trip of a lifetime to end with a hospital stopover, you'll want to be aware of these 10 diseases you can catch while on vacation.

And a pro tip: Always check this CDC site before you start packing.