Travel Safety

Mexico’s Top Tourism Destinations Deemed Safe DESTINATION & TOURISM  DONALD WOOD  JULY 17, 2018 PHOTO: Scenic view of Puerto Vallarta. (photo courtesy of axl5188/iStock/Getty Images Plus) The United States Department of State issued an update...

Pirate Incidents Double in East Africa May 25, 2018 The number of piracy incidents doubled off the coast of East Africa...

'Grey's Anatomy' star Ellen Pompeo robbed while on vacation in Italy ET Online

Cruise Lines Cancel Shore Excursions in Mexico After Warning From U.S. State Department March 2, 2018 by Ben Souza At least two cruise lines (Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean) have begun to cancel shore excursions...

Expedition Ship Newbuilding Rush Could Risk Safety file photo of Svalbard BY MAREX 2018-02-28 21:33:04 Booming demand for expedition ships should not mean that good and safe shipbuilding practices for passenger vessels are compromised, leading naval architecture...

ZKTeco to Display the Latest in Cruise Ship Security February 16, 2018 I Marine Link Biometric and RFID security solutions provider ZKTeco said it will showcase its latest developments in cruise ship security technology at Seatrade Cruise Global at the Broward County Convention Center in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., from...

Great Barrier Reef: Swimming deaths prompt new safety rules  BBC News Image copyright GETTY IMAGES

MONICA POLING | JANUARY 16, 2018 The World is a (Surprisingly) Safe Place to Travel PHOTO: Despite the granular categories of travel risk put out by the State Department, common sense and caution are...

A security concern on Europe's rivers By Richard Turen / November 30, 2017 -- I w

The 10 worst cities for pickpockets Jenai Laignel / 23 August 2013 ( 09 November 2015 )  Although instances of pickpocketing are few and far between when you're travelling abroad, it's always advisable...