12 Safety Tips for Women Travellers

Don’t stand out – Looking timid, disheveled, lost, etc. is a magnet for thugs. Insist on safe accommodation – no ground floor rooms,¬†ability to lock from inside, and bringing a rubber door stop is not a bad idea either Carry a local shopping bag – thieves are less likely top...
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Guarding Against Common Tourist Scams

Most of us have enough common sense to watch our wallets and jewellery and to keep money and traveller’s cheques in a secure place when travelling. The mistake we can make, though, is understimating the clever stealth and fearlessness of professional scam artists and thieves. The fact is that every...
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