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Five tips for successful and safe solo travel

Thinking about holidaying alone, but a bit concerned about the pitfalls? You needn't worry if you consider these tips first.

2. Plan
2. Plan
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Being alone means you can’t use your cohort’s phone when yours runs out of juice, or rely on them should you lose your wallet.

Put emergency systems in place: write down key numbers (friends, hotels, embassies, emergency services), have change for phone boxes and always keep some back-up money in your bag or, better still, in a locker.



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