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Expert Travel Tips For Staying Safe During Civil Or Political Unrest.

Political or civil unrest is an unfortunate reality in modern society and can be experienced anywhere, in any country at any time. From political protests and rallies to full blown riots, here are some expert tips to avoid and deal

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The Importance Of An Exit Strategy On Your Gap Year.

Would you know what to do in a travel emergency? Or if something went horribly wrong on your gap year and you need to get out or go home in a hurry? If something terrible happens while you are travelling and you need to bail quickly, it is essential that you have an exit strategy that will get you out of that situation and to a place of safety as quickly as possible. Here are the top expert tips to keep you from getting stuck in a situation you don’t want to be in.

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EgyptAir Flight MS804 Is A Tragedy, But It Is Not A Death Knell For The Egyptian Tourism Industry.

EgyptAir flight MS804 crashed on 19th May 2016 killing 66 people, and as always there are the carrion cries of doom, declaring that flying is no longer safe and that the Egyptian tourism industry is dead. This simply isn’t true.

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How To Travel Safely With The Threat Of Terrorism.

Terrorism is a worldwide threat every traveller on a gap year should be concerned about. Whilst you should not be overly paranoid to the point it stops you from travelling, it is important that you have some real, expert advice on what to do to minimise your risk.

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If You Stop Travelling, The Terrorists Win.

Terror attacks by definition are meant to instill fear and change your way of life. That is why I will never allow terrorism to stop me from travelling the world and why I will never allow the terrorists to win.

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