If you are planning to drive a vehicle while on holiday, you should check whether you need to obtain an International Drivers Permit.
The breaking news hit me with a bang. With only one month to go until our meticulously planned trip to New Zealand a major earthquake had struck Christchurch causing significant damage.
You have been planning and booking your dream trip and suddenly your life or your destination situation changes. You need to either cancel your trip outright or make major changes. How can you make the changes or cancellations with confidence?
The glossy brochures for travel destinations look great. But do they tell the whole story about what you may experience? Conducting some quick additional research into government travel advisories will enable you to decide whether a travel destination is suitable for you.
Travel is a higher risk activity for most people. A multi-layered approach to planning your vacation will maximise your ability to travel safely.
Before you start planning and booking your trip, it is worthwhile to review the official travel advice from government sources. While government advice is traditionally quite conservative, the advice also includes additional information to minimise your travel risks, and details how to contact your embassy in the event you have a problem. You should also … Read more