Our expert says:
YF is only vaccine that is essential and should be given at least 10 days before travel. Any traveller should ensure that they have had a tetanus injection in last 10 yrs. Hepatitis A vaccination is recommended to protect against Food handlers passing it on to you!
Malaria prophylaxis depends on where you are staying and what you will be doing while there and your own sensibilities.
Larium must be started a week ahead of departure so youi can get 2 doses prior to arrival, then weekly and for 4 weeks after leaving malaria. Doxycycline and Malanil can be taken day before departure. Each day in malaria area and 4 weeks daily for Doxycycline and malanil for a week after departure.
If you are spending all time in 5 star est then personal protective measures may be sufficient. However you must take any fevere flu like symptoms over the next 3-6 months seriously and
have malaria excluded.
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