|no.||Select Security Tips||no.||Select Gear Tips|
|#1.||Limit Public Visibility and Exposure to Possible Threats
Invisibility is your friend, especially in a crowd. See Travel Security
|#1.||Use Zipper Plastic Bags to Keep Valuables Dry
Great for books, passport, valuables. See Bearable Gear
|#2.|| Leave a Reporting Trail So That You Can Be Found
Inform a friend where you are and where you are going.
|#2.||Quality Raingear Is Usually Critical
Check for metal zippers and a good hood.
|#3.||Leave Politics and Religion at Home.
Don't assume that people share you views.
|#3.||Bring Clothing and Gear that Serve Multiple Needs.
String, needle and thread, penlight & bungee straps are useful