Even if you have a serious misadventure while abroad, as long as you've kept these safe and accessible, "you can pretty much get out of any jam," says Hussein.
Bypass extra baggage fees by packing light and fitting everything into a carry-on. You'll also be saving yourself from additional headaches that arise when checked luggage gets lost or damaged.
Start your days on schedule, maximizing daylight and beating out crowds. "You’ll catch the proverbial worm," says Hussein, "which in this case is the local tourist attraction being empty and more enjoyable to see."
Save some money while getting immersed in the culture by exploring the markets where locals shop. "It's cheaper and always an experience," promises Hussein.
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