Travelling is one of the most delightful and wonderful experiences. Travelers have long stories to tell when they return from their journey. Some travelers have enjoyable stories where as some other have bad stories to share. Some travelers suffer from various mishaps during travelling. Although mishaps and misfortune are a part of journey but they can be avoided if some simple but useful tips are kept in mind.
Here are some important tips that will help you to stay safe from mishaps while travelling.
Take care of your Passport
Passport becomes a valuable asset while travelling abroad. So take care of it by keeping it in the safe either at hotel reception or in your room.
Beware of Pickpockets
Beware of pickpockets while visiting markets and other busy places. To avoid any accident or mishap always keep your cash in your money belt. If you have a wallet then always keep it in the front pocket.
Use Credit or Debit Cards
While travelling there is no need to take large amount of cash with you as it may be stolen. It is recommended to use credit or debit cards instead of cash.
Take Copy of your ID card
Always keep your ID card with you while travelling. It will be served as a source of your identification in case of any accident.
Don’t Wear Heavy Jewelry
It is strongly recommended that women should not wear heavy jewelry and men should not wear expensive watches while travelling to avoid becoming the target of assaulters.
Don’t Travel Alone
Always try to travel in a pair or with your friends or relatives so that you can manage any difficult situation in a good and relaxing way.
Keep a Map with Yourself
If you are travelling to some unknown place, always take the map with you so that you before leaving the hotel you are able to know that where you want to go.
These were some important tips that should be kept in mind before and during travelling.