KEEP A COPY OF YOUR PASSPORT
a copy of your travel documents and passport and email it to yourself, leave a copy in a separate bag and bring two passport photos. If you do have to suffer the pain of losing your passport, you might as well make replacing it as simple as possible.
For emergency contacts visit smartraveller.gov.au.
SUSS OUT LOCAL SCAMS
Before you visit another country, it’s sensible to research local scams, advises Justine Yusi from Booking.com; as well as things like tour companies to avoid or how to get a reputable taxi from the airport.
If you do happen to get into real trouble, the international emergency number is 112.
SURVIVE THE KID APOCALYPSE