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What is the best way to get local currency when you travel?
If you lose anything, you will have phone numbers, account numbers and document numbers to report the loss.
One of the scams you run into is the "helpful" local.
Don't take the chance of losing your money, passport, credit cards or anything else to pickpockets.
Check their badges and credentials!
If you plan to go somewhere that you don't know much about, check the State Dept. website first to learn more...
@ 11/ 09/ 2010
5 practical tips for safe train travel in Indian railways.
Jewelry attracts attention just as much as flashing your money around.
When traveling, insurance can provide protection against all kinds of unforeseen problems.
Contaminated water is a major public health concern worldwide and travelers should be particularly careful about the water they drink. It is recommendable to drink bottled water only or use portable water filters and water purifiers, especially if traveling to developing countries.
Most forgotten things can be bought except three = money, passport/ID and prescription medications. For that reason you should not leave your home unless you are 100% certain that you have not forgotten any of them.
@ 01/ 29/ 2011
Tips on reducing the risk of becoming a victim of a robbery when abroad.
Empty homes are the prime targets for burglars which is why it is highly important to take care for your home safety while traveling and discourage burglars from picking your home.
If you think that a lost or stolen passport cannot happen to you, you are very wrong. It can happen to anyone and for that reason you should never travel abroad without a copy of your passport.
@ 06/ 21/ 2011
Combining the best parts of hiking and camping, backpacking has been a popular outdoor hobby for decades.
All-inclusive cruise? Not if you need an aspirin!
Help is a lot easier to get if you take advantage of the STEP program when going overseas.
Just a few tips to help you select a safer hotel room the next time you travel.
It's important to have a strategy combined with a routine to make sure your money stays safe and secure.
Traveling well means being prepared. Bring along the things you will need.
Many of us don't think to purchase travel insurance before taking that expensive trip. Here's a number of reasons to consider purchasing travel insurance to protect yourself and your family.
This article provides you with useful information about different scams you may be faced with while traveling.