If your summer plans include international travel, don’t let the excitement of your adventure pull you away from safety. Your personal safety is a top concern when traveling internationally, and there are several steps that you should take to ensure that you are safe from the start of your trip until the very end. Use these tips, provided to you by the Red Cross, and enjoy a fun-filled, safe adventure wherever you go in this world.
- Be prepared before you travel. The red cross provides advice for international travelers.
- Plan ahead for disaster just in case. Know emergency numbers of where you are visiting.
- Ensure your vaccinations are up to date for the place you plan to visit.
“Pack your International Certificate of Vaccination. Also referred to as the “yellow card,” it lists your immunizations, allergies and blood type.”