This list contains a few pointers and tips for effective and "worry-free" travel...
° Make sure you know your carriers: Safety approved, Cancellation penalties, Overbooking compensation, On Time performance.
°Always have access to your travel agency when traveling outside of the country, for emergency returns, in event of illness, and travel interruptions.
°Know your options for cancellations, refunds and insurances.
°Travel Insurance is not optional in today's travel, protection for cancellations, delays, loss of baggage, travel interruptions & emergency evacuations.
°Know your Entry regulation requirements, Visas, Passports and Immigrations. Travel advisories and alerts.
°Essential travel tips and recommendations for countries in your travels.
° Travel with a change of clothes and personal medication and valuables in your carry-on luggage, for safety reasons and in case of a baggage delay (change of clothes).
° Baggage Allowances & Extra cargo; explore and make arrangements well before travel for options on excess luggage.
Group Travel Tips: - Group check-in - Luggage tags for luggage handling and identity - Group transportation to airport and accommodations - Assigning of travel group leader - Group travel rates/Group travel insurance
Youth Missionary Travel: - Education and preparation of youth - Assignment and preparation of chaperones - Informational meetings for parents or custodians - Travel release forms - Medical Informational forms for each traveler - One contact person home based for entire group