You can encounter tricky situations in the game, but with proper tools you will never be blocked.
Imagine you need that red key far away in the other shore, but you don't want to swim in the lava and damage your clothes. Like every cool pirate would do, just make use of your parrot as per below procedure:
1. To accomplish this you will need a parrot and the skill "Teleport"
See the video there:
Teleparrot - Mod DB
(In this demo level, the player started with the "Teleport" skill already)