When writing this blog about safety issues when travelling, I realised that it is just slightly longer than I would like a blog post to be. Also as the blog is about safety both before and during the your trip, it means it was quite natural to clip it in two at that point. If you missed the first part, you can find it by clicking here.
Over the past few weeks we have seen news concerning the tragic events that Mother Nature has hurled against the people of Indonesia. First came an earthquake that caused a tsunami in Sumatra. These, combined with the liquidation of the ground itself over two thousand people are feared to have perished. And further 5000 people are still missing. And it wasn’t just the loss of human life, but also the need to rebuild whole towns is required – and urgently.