Miscellaneous Travel Tips

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Miscellaneous Travel Tips

Before you take a trip, remember this helpful travel advice:

  • Always remember that you are a guest in another's country.
  • Obey all laws of the country you are in - no drugs - no smuggling.
  • Baggage:
    • Most airlines allow two bags (max. 70 pounds each some size restrictions apply) for direct travel to and from the USA.
    • Check bags to your final destination.
    • Know what you are hand carrying for someone else.
  • Cash
    • Many countries require that you declare all of the cash (sometimes traveler checks as well) which you are bringing into the country.
    • Count your cash before leaving in an inconspicuous location.
    • Keep your currency forms with you.
    • Never discuss financial matters in public.
  • Travel Documents
    • Check all travel documents before leaving to ensure that they are valid for the duration of your trip, including extensions.
  • Airline Tickets
    • Check your airline tickets to ensure that routing is as planned and that you know all of your stops.
  • Packing Hints
    • The clothing you pack should always be appropriate for the climate and activities on your itinerary. The normal



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