For a more detailed post of safety tips, please visit the link above
8 Tips for Solo Travel
1. Be Aware of your Surroundings.
2. Hold your Valuables Close to your Body
3. Act Confident
4. Trust your Gut
5. Avoid sharing personal information with strangers
6. Avoid Dark and LonelyPlaces at Night
• Simple Objects can be used as weapons
7. Dress Appropriately
8. Research the Country
• Research Safe Countries to travel to (especially if it’s your first solo trip)
• Check Travel Alerts & Warnings
• Be informed about common scams and dangers of the country
For more solo travel tips on how to avoid pickpockets and thieves, http://grrrltraveler.com/trip-planning/ways-to-outsmart-pickpockets-and-thieves/
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Dr. Faith Felder a Tampa based primary care physician delivers practical tips on how to be safe and healthy while traveling overseas during the summer.
For additional video health tips visit AffordableDoctorAppointments.com.
Additionally, check with your health insurance carrier to determine whether your policy is effective outside of the United States.
StaySafe is the smart way to protect employees working alone. With automatic alerts for any lone working situation, StaySafe is the choice for Businesses across the world with staff that work, travel or are at risk every day. Video Rating: / 5
Smart Pocket Wallet: http://goo.gl/DCVv0E – Learn how to keep your money safe while traveling and find out why I use two wallets, one which serves as my secret stash wallet and the other which I like to call the dummy wallet. This is hands down the best way to avoid getting robbed when traveling and the best way to hide money on the road.
Protect your cash/credit cards with a Smart Pocket: http://goo.gl/DCVv0E
In this video I show you the type of wallets that I use when traveling and I explain why I believe they are your best bet if you want to avoid getting robbed or pick pocketed during your trip.
This video is a bit dated but please be sure to check out my UPDATED (2014) in-depth article that explains my sneaky little system for hiding my money when I travel.
Tips for overcoming the fear of traveling solo. In this week’s video we dig into some of my personal gems for traveling alone. Some of these tips sound strange at first but give it some time, they really do make a difference.
You can find the referenced video about making friends abroad here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IZLkcqc-BIw Video Rating: / 5
New York City! We’ve traveled abroad to many far off corners of the world; however, we’ve yet to find a city that quite lives up to the Big Apple. Join as we share our New York City travel experiences in the form of a top 50 things to do in the city guide where we cover top attractions along with extended footage in the form of vlogs where we visit places we didn’t cover the first time around. From the High Line to Brooklyn Bridge and Smorgasburg to Governors Island our guide offers a bit of something for everyone.
1) 50 Things to do in New York City Top Attractions Travel Guide:
1 Grand Central Terminal
2 The High Line
3 Meatpacking District
4 Greenwich Village
5 Brooklyn Bridge
7 Street Art in Williamsburg
8 Prospect Park
10 New York Style Pizza
11 Bryant Park
12 New York Public Library
13 Staten Island Ferry
14 Statue of Liberty
15 Battery Park
16 Little Italy
17 Little Korea
19 Coney Island
20 Mermaid Parade
21 The Cloisters
22 Harlem’s Apollo Theatre
23 Soul Food in Harlem at Sylvia’s
24 World Trade Center Memorial
25 Trinity Church
26 Wall Street
27 Lincoln Center
28 Ride a Bicycle
29 Watch a New York Yankees baseball game at Yankee Stadium
30 MET Museum (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
31 Flatiron Building
32 Washington Square Park
33 NYU (New York University)
34 National Museum of the American Indian
35 Museum of Natural History
36 Times Square
37 MOMA (Museum of Modern Art)
38 Roosevelt Island Tramway
39 Fifth Avenue Shopping
40 Rockefeller Center
41 Empire State Building
42 Carnegie Hall
43 Central Park
44 Strawberry Fields
45 Street Food
46 Catch a Broadway Theatre Performance
47 Madison Square Garden
48 African Burial Ground
49 Columbus Circle
50 Take the Subway Metro
New York City Travel Vlogs:
1) New York City Bagels Taste Test
2) Katz’s Deli: Eating Pastrami and Corned Beef Meat Sandwiches in New York City
3) Exploring Governors Island in New York City
4) Smorgasburg Brooklyn Flea Food Market
5) Eating burgers at the original Shake Shack – Madison Square Park, New York City
6) Coney Island Mermaid Parade in New York City
This is part of our Travel in America series. We’re making a series of videos showcasing American culture, American arts, American foods, American religion, American cuisine and American people.
It’s that time of year where everyone is traveling and going on awesome vacations!
These are 5 tips I would like to share with you that I find helpful when I travel overseas.
When I went to India, Italy and France I used these tips all the time! Of course you will do your actual packing of clothes, shoes and toiletries but these are just tips aside from that. Of course bring a jacket if you know its going to be cold!
I hope you guys enjoy this video and have a great time where ever you go this summer!
Remember to take lots of pictures and video 🙂
How to plan your trip with travel time in mind for traveling abroad in foreign countries; get expert tips and advice on international travel in this free instructional video.
Expert: Stephanie Phillips
Bio: With nearly 2 decades of experience behind her, Stephanie Phillips provides travel to hundreds of national and international clients. As a travel agent and consultant, group travel is her specialty.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz Video Rating: / 5