Planning ahead is a wise practice that can ensure smooth and happy travels. This idea extends to planning ahead for your safety-- and even planning ahead for a crisis, especially if you are a solo traveler. On this episode of my solo travel podcast, I profile the wealth of information that is available on the US State Department website when it comes to safety.
Mentioned on the show:
- Emergency phone for the US State Department (US and Canada): 1-888-407-4747
- Emergency phone for the US State Department (overseas): 1-202-501-4444
- STEP - Smart Travelers Enrollment Program
- TravelGov on Twitter (for real-time alerts)
- The US State Dept Travel website
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