Travel Advice for anyone contemplating leaving
home for their two weeks in the sun.
Four Useful Tips for your
Make copies of your birth certificate, passport, and drivers license
and take on the trip with you, but don't keep them in the same place as
the originals. If you lose the originals, the copies can help.
2. - Don't use the locks that came in your suitcases, a fingernail file
can open them. Buy your own small padlocks and use them instead.
3. - If you normally get an upset stomach while travelling, carry
pieces of ginger with you in a plastic baggy. Chew on them and your
stomach will soon be better.
4. - Separate your IDs. Only keep one ID with you. That way, if you
become the victim of a pickpocket, you'll still have your other IDs to
help you out. -- WIBI2
get lost - SatNavs are pretty indispensible these days
but to be sure you are heading in the right direction - always keep a
Compass in your motor car, especially when travelling abroad.
– Hugh Sutherland Oxford England
to women visiting Greece. Some areas have a Rape problem; I
survived an attempted rape, however two of my friends were not so lucky.
late at night stay in a groups, preferably four or more. Being sober
and with your boyfriend or husband is not enough to guarantee safety,
My friend and her boyfriend were attacked by a group of four young
Greek men, they beat my friend's boyfriend unconscious and gang raped
her, neither were drinking at the time. If one of your group is a bit
tipsy, make sure that she gets back safely.
are unlucky enough to be a victim you should report the attack to your
embassy or consulate as soon as possible.
police are often reluctant to prosecute the offenders preferring to
blame the victim for what they claim is consensual sex while drunk.
Almost all of the offenders get away with it. -- Fiona from
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It really works, I have one. The device is used for people who care
about the odor of their gas. I used it for travelling with my family,
we were confined in the car and hotel rooms. I was not embarrassed by
my gas odor. The device is used for health reasons also, view their
success stories. Just thought you might like to link to them. I love
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resident Indians (NRIs) Beware! Be Careful at the airport
Please take note of this - it could very well happen to you. My
suggestion is that you take a photocopy of the visa and keep it in safe
Hindu" 20.06.03" This is a well-organised conspiracy by
members of Indian Immigration, Police, Customs and Air India staff with
networking at all the Indian International Airports. Be watchful when
ever you give your passport to Immigration/Customs/Air India staff. The
passport can be easily tampered with and can create trouble to
If you buy a package holiday don't be
bullied into buying from the agent - odds are
you'll be paying nearly double the price you could pay
online. You are'nt legally obliged to buy from them -
stuff like having to sign disclaimers so they
are'nt responsible for your misfortune are just
pressure tactics. Nick Garner SureUK
Things like 'kids travel free' are now just about a