Travel Faux Pas

   The must-know travel tips

for a Global Roamer.

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#100! Changing to Impress Others

#99  Taking 1 Million Photos

#98  Smells Matter

#97  Abusive Language is Never Okay.

#96  Alert Systems Will Save You

#95  Drink in Moderation.

#94  About to Miss a Flight? Call the Customer Service Line

#93  Not Knowing How to Use Chopsticks in Asia

#92  Use Google Maps

#91  Portable Hard drive= Unlimited Fun

#90  Skipping or Messing up a Queue

#89  Stress Less!

#88  Never Using Your Points/Credit/Miles

#87  Missed a Flight? Get Another for Free!

#86  Don’t Wear Your Contacts

#85  Having no flight etiquette.

#84  Use a Local Agent Booking Site

#83  Over-eating On Long Haul Flights

#82  Nicknames DON’T Cross Borders!

#81  Calling Hotel Reception and Using Your Powers

#80  Keeping Your Bags Packed

#79  Use a Blogger’s Knowledge

#78  Sandy Feet

#77  Eating on Flights According to Your Destination’s Clock, Not Your Home

#76  Guide Books= Heavy!

#75   Don’t Pick the Aisle Seat

#74  Shopping is the Worst Way to Spend a Holiday

#73  Carry on Bags Go Above the Opposite Aisle to You!

#72  Not Being Savvy With Your Smartphone Apps

#71   If You are a Parent- be Attentive to Your Kids!

#70  Don’t be ‘That Guy” on Flights

#69  Don’t Pack Crap!

#68  Underestimating the Basic Sarong

#67  Forgetting Your Long Flight Survival Kit

#66  Being a Lazy Traveller

#65  Spending More Time Online Than Outside

#64  Forgetting to Check Flight Prices by Mix & Matching

#63  Learn How to Take Photos

#62  Avoid Fraud

#61  Don’t Assume All Travel Needs to be Overseas

#60  Forgetting to Set Your Data roaming

#59  Being Unorganised with Documents

#58  Passport Expiration: The 6 Month Rule

#57  Don’t Forget to Scan your Docs!!!

#56  Know How to Dry Your Clothes

#55  Know the 3 ‘B’ Stay

#54  Be Prepared to Sleep Anywhere, Any Time

#53  Don’t Fly Direct

#52  Wear Sandals in the Shower

#51  Don’t Forget to Stock up on Hotel Business Cards!

#50  Know How Much a Taxi Should Cost

#49  Stock Up on Snacks!

#48   Know How to Drive a Manual Stick Shift Car

#47  Check if the Tap Water is Safe!

#46  Travel in the Low Seasons

#45   Security of Your Credit Card Chips.

#44  Have an Emergency Stash of Cash

#43  Don’t Go Anywhere Without Decent Walking Shoes

#42  Save Funds by Booking Private Rooms

#41  Save BIG on Foreign Exchange

#40  Face Wipes are a Portable Shower

#39  Be Aware of Getting Altitude Sickness

#38  Find Out if Your Destination Sells Tampons

#37  Travel at the Cheapest Time

#36  Get Travel Insurance

#35  Knowing how to Change a Tyre

#34  Wash Your Clothes in the Bathtub or Shower

#33  Know where the Embassy is at Your Destination

#32  Get Your Vaccinations!

$31  Always Bring a Hard Copy Map

#30  Your Suitcase Doesn’t Need to Weigh a Tonne

#29  Roll Your Clothes When Packing

#28  Not Choosing the Small/Alternative Airports 

#27  Believing the Reputations

#26  Learn Basic First Aid

#25  Grocery Stores are Underestimated

#24  Know How to Use a Needle and Thread

#23  Learn the Language Basics

#22  Drinking Tap Water

#21  Pointing

#20  Talking About Crashing/Turbulence on the Plane

#19  Know your Basic Aeroplane Manners

#18  Check your Time Zones

#17  Keep an Eye on 24 Hour Time

#16  Don’t be a Hater!

#15  Over Weight Check-in Luggage

#14  Getting Stuck in a Haggling Battle

#13  Don’t Dress Innaproprietly in Foreign Countries

#12  Tell your Bank You are Going Overseas

#11  Stay Moisturised

#10  Transit Information

#9   Allergies & Illnesses Being Misunderstood

#8   Eating More Than You Exercise

#7   Don’t Get Caught in the Language Barrier

#6   Forgetting to Check Local Customs and Laws

#5   Forgetting Spare Memory Cards

#4   Give Yourself Time

#3   Over Packing

#2   Visa Check

#1   Print Your Itinerary