It is important to prepare yourself for what you may encounter while traveling. You have to know what you may need and what you should do while traveling to a foreign country in which you do not know anyone. There are many travel tips that are especially presented to travelers to keep them as safe as possible and here are a few of these tips to enjoy a memorable holiday.
1- Take laundry detergent with you: Looking for someone who can do laundry for you in a foreign country is not easy and the hotel in which you stay may not offer laundry service, so you have to take a little bottle of laundry detergent with you to wash your clothes on your own or use the hotel soap.
2- Take a few items with you: Carrying many items will make it difficult for you to move freely, so it will be better to take a few items especially clothes which requires learning how to sew in case you need that.
3- Save more place in your suitcase: In order to save place for more items in your suitcase, you can roll your clothes.
4- Save money: You can do that through
- Getting your food from the nearest grocery store to the place where you stay.
- Eating in the traditional restaurants in which the locals eat.
- Using public transport which is much cheaper than other means of transport.
5- Hide some money: Do not carry all of your at one place like your wallet because it may be stolen which will be a catastrophe for you.
6- You should know how to swim and drive: You may encounter a problem that requires swimming or driving a car whether it is a manual or automatic, so you have to learn how to do that before traveling.
7- Addresses and map: Keep the important addresses with you and always carry a map in case you get lost.
8- Check your bank cards: You have to do that to make sure that they work and to avoid facing problems.
9- Try to sleep at any place: You may spend a long time waiting or looking for something and you may need to sleep during that, so you have to train yourself to adapt to these situations through using eye patches and ear plugs.
10- Do you know how to take photographs?: If your answer is no, learn how to do this because after a few days you will forget many happy things that happened to you during your holiday because you do not have what reminds you of these moments.
11- Save your life: Learning the basics of first aid will not tire you. It will help you not only to save your life, but also to save others’ life.
12- Try to get a friend: Getting a friend in the place to which you will travel will help you to find the best places for spending a good time without costing you a lot of money.
13- Get more information: It is necessary to know more about the place to which you are going to travel such as the local laws, rules, customs, traditions and language.
14- Make additional copies: It is one of the most important travel tips to save copies of your passport and other travel documents with you and your family in case you lose the original copies.
15- Be respectable: In order to get what you need from the locals, you must be respectable with them.
“Have a nice time”