If strangers ask you if you're traveling alone, always say no. It is one way to stay safe while traveling. Consider your gadgets as your travel buddy.
Lakwatchero Tip #13
A hat would be a good use of space in your luggage. You can use it to provide shade during summer, even as protection during the rainy days. Oh, and you'll look adorbs!
Lakwatchero Tip #14
Sneakers would be your best choice for travel shoes. Comfy, stylish, goes with any outfit. A total win-win!
Lakwatchero Tip #15
Earplugs will be your best buddy on the road. It will allow you to listen to music as loud as you want while looking through the car or plane window. Won't hurt to pack one!
Lakwatchero Tip #16
Make a small effort to learn a few pleasantries in the local dialect of every city or country you visit. Basic things like: hello, yes, no, sorry and thank you.
Lakwatchero tip #17
Eat where the locals eat. You will surely save a good amount of money and will be able to mingle with the locals.
Lakwatchero Tip #18
Be nice to everyone all the time. Let your trip be an immensely positive experience.
Lakwatchero Tip #12
One good book for the plane/car ride or beach reading is always worth packing.
Lakwatchero Tip #11
A few days before your trip, go over your plans again to make sure there aren't any missing pieces. Hotels, car rentals, transfers and etc.
Lakwatchero Tip #10
A scarf is the best use of space in your bag, thanks to its versatility. You can use it as a blanket, a shawl when you're cold, even a towel if it comes down to it.
Lakwatchero Tip # 9
Ensure while in any busy area like markets or crowds to keep a firm grasp on your valuables. Keep stuff in front of you, never behind.
Lakwatchero Tip #8
Never just get into a taxi without negotiating up front exactly how much the ride to your destination will cost. Grab and Uber is always there!
Lakwatchero Tip #7
For those inevitable times when you get lost in a new place, tricycle or public transpo drivers are generally the best guides you can hope for.
Lakwatchero Tip #6
Pack a portable battery charger so you can use your electronic devices as often as you want and never worry about finding an outlet somewhere.
Lakwatchero Tip # 5
Never put your cash in your pocket when you go for an island hopping. Put them in a safe water-resistant container.
Lakwatchero Tip #4
Before you go on an island hop, make sure you have a water-proof / water-resistant bag for your gadgets and other stuff.
Lakwatchero Tip #3
Always communicate with the vehicle owner or driver to have a good rapport and have smooth enjoyable trip.
Lakwatchero Tip #1
Never leave your valuable things inside the Van. Always bring it with you.
Lakwatchero Tip #2