Introduction Vacation is a peak time and traveling during this period is very difficult. When we travel we need the safety of our luggage. There are many things in our luggage like money, jewellery, gift items for relatives, medicines, etc and all these things need protection against stealing. Many people or group always take opportunities for this type of peak time to steal the luggage of the passengers.
Some precaution for the safety of luggage We can protect our luggage by adopting some simple tips. It is not very difficult to protect luggage during traveling. Some tips for the safety of luggage are:
What to do if luggage is lost? After many precautions and safety, it is possible that you lose your luggage during traveling. If your luggage is lost, try the following steps:
At last but not least These are some important tips and certainly, help you to protect your luggage while traveling. Never discuss of luggage in the compartment in front of the strangers. Also never open your luggage without the unnecessary requirement. Medicines, edible items, the small amount of money, etc should be kept in handbags for convenience.
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During the journey, luggage care and protection is one of the prime concern of the passengers. Due to the crowd, indiscipline and other reasons many times the thieves take advantage and disappear from the scene in no time with the stolen goods.
I have one observation in this regard that if passengers are alert and cautious the thieves cannot take advantage of the situation. Many times it is basically our carelessness that results in these incidents.
As said, prevention is better than cure and if we are attentive and keep our eyes open then these incidents can be minimized. Any new person or new situation is to be seen with doubt and curiosity to find out the real scene behind. There is no question of believing the strangers or getting into their trap.
A nice article describing the ways to keep luggage safe. As soon as I read the heading of this article, I knew that this article will give me lots of valuable information which will be very useful, especially to me. While traveling by Indian railways, I usually spend sleepless nights. During high season, the train gets so crowded that things become worse.
It is very important to stay safe and prevent any misplacement of luggage or from thefts taking place. If unfortunately, it takes place then the whole of the journey will seem horrible. It is very important that we do not carry lots of cash or valuables during the journey and if we have to then it will be best to separate sources of cash. Also, try to be skeptical of strangers and do not act like too touristy.
Good article describing how to save our luggage while traveling. It's very common that our luggage while traveling by public transport is not safe and we have to make it safe ourselves.
When I used to travel by train, I used to keep all my important things in one bag and used to keep it under my head like a pillow while sleeping at night. It's always safe to tie up all the luggage with a chain and put a lock on them.