You’ve packed your spare undies, travel pillow and all your guidebooks, but what if you have to deal with a travel disaster that could possible ruin your entire holiday? Putting these travel disaster in the back of your mind will not prevent them from happening, however preparing for them can ease your pain!
A traveller’s worst nightmare is opening up your bag and discovering that your passport is not there! The main dilemma is that it is gone and you need to take action immediately. Backtrack to wherever you were before and search from corner to corner – it is also a good idea to keep a copy of your ID with you at all times.
It is recommended that you always arrive at the airport 2 – 3 hours before your flight, missing a flight can happen to anyone even if you’re on time for everything; certain factors can result in you missing your flight such as bad weather and security checkpoints.
You’re waiting for your luggage, but none of the bags are yours – the airline has lost your luggage! Always hang on to your luggage claim ticket and make sure you contact details are on a label on your bag just in case this awful event occurs.
Illness or Injury
Getting sick when you’re not in the comfort of your own home can be scary, so the best way to deal with it is to prepare for the problem before it even occurs. Research the country’s emergency numbers as well as English-speaking doctors and hospitals.
It’s not ideal when you arrive somewhere and you don’t have a shuttle service to get you to your accommodation destination - Airport Shuttle can help you out with their reliable, quick airport shuttle service!