Its awesome to travel since you will be changing environment from your common day to day environment that you are used to and moving to a different new environment. A lot of preparation is require when planning to travel by ensuring you have all the items you will use on the other side to avoid buying new items to use. When travelling you may encounter some problems along the way even before you reach your final destination. The following are important things you should consider to do when you find yourself in a difficult situation while travelling.
Congestion at the subway, airport or at the bus station usually is the common place you are likely to lose your wallet or purse. Your wallet and purse will usually store your important documents such as the ID, drivers licence, ATM card and some few cash hence wise to report the theft. The ATM may be used to withdraw your cash if it accidentally lands on a person who somehow manages to access the password of your ATM. Its also very important to file a report with your travel insurance company immediately and after you have reported to the police.
Delay in your luggage bag appearing after alighting at the destination will need to be reported immediately to prevent the person who took it from escaping away. State everything that was on your luggage to avoid being compensated to little to cover all your property that was in the bag. To avoid loosing your luggage, ensure to label your bag clearly and always put something unique around it to distinguish it from other peoples bags. When travelling, separate the most essential items together in a different bag to avoid loosing all your belongings if your luggage gets stolen at one time while travelling.
When you miss your flight never panic and always remain calm since the plane has already left and there is nothing you can do to make it have a u-turn. Ensure to have a frequent flier account as it may be useful when you miss a flight due to delay of a previous plane you were on. Have a back up alarm to wake you up early if you have an early flight to avoid missing the flight just because you overslept.
While travelling you will expose yourself to a variety of snacks and foods along the way to fulfil your hunger or thirst thus ending up with a stomach upset. Broken seals bottle are likely to have been refilled locally without following proper industrial packing of pure healthy water for drinking. Consuming food exposed to flies and that has stayed for a long period while its reheated frequently will likely cause you food poisoning.