Are you making a trip abroad soon? Where ever you are heading, safety is one of the most important things you should have in mind from the time that you make your initial plans to enacting your final packing preparations.
Consider your destination and the type of vacation that you have in mind, some types of trips require very detailed planning well ahead of your departure date. For example, a road trip along Route 66 by motorbike would need a lot greater forethought than a quick beach vacation. Firstly, do you plan to hire or buy a motorcycle and which types of motorbike are most reliable? You may consider looking for used motorcycles for sale online, this way you can get the advice of the current owner on the bike's capabilities before you embark on your ambitious adventure. Do you plan to ride alone or with a friend or on a tour? How do you plan to carry all your stuff when you are not on the road if you find yourself or are planning to be alone? In case you are planning to, you should make a checklist first to ensure that you are carrying everything and not missing out on stuff that are mandatorily required. There are certain other stuffs that you need to carry in a situation of emergency. So, have your backpack ready, but be sure to include the necessary items in them.
First and foremost, you should never forget to carry all your medicines for any daily issues. You should also never forget a Swiss knife, which is quite handy in a lot of situations. There are quite a lot of countries, where you should restrict yourself from consuming certain food items and local delicacies. As a tourist you should be able to get accustomed to a different food habit easily. You should also ensure that you are in a place which is more populated rather than being in a lonely area. Your safety is your responsibility!
Here are some basic airline safety tips to be kept in mind:
Opt for non stop flights where possible as majority of airplane accidents usually happens during landing and take offs
Though safety tips offered by flight attendants may seem repetitive and boring, always pay attention as these would come to your rescue in case of any emergency.
Don’t carry excess luggage in your cabin baggage that you are going to put in the overhead bin as it may prove to be dangerous if the flight gets caught in air turbulence
While on flight keep your mobiles switched off and use electronic gadgets as per instructions. One must also remain seated with their seat belts fastened and should not smoke in aircrafts for added safety.
Also due to high cabin pressure limit your intake of alcohol when you are flying, keep sipping water and juice to stay hydrated.