Tag: security

98 What's the deal with the "string people" in central Paris? 2013-02-06T20:38:43.457

91 How do I identify an airport’s official free Wi-Fi network? 2017-11-03T10:30:50.477

81 What's the safest way to protect your valuable belongings from theft at the beach? 2015-06-10T13:11:38.057

77 Personal security during a business trip to Moscow 2018-02-25T22:14:42.070

70 Smartphone taken from baggage while on layover 2017-04-09T20:31:56.340

70 How to get rid of the men who ask for money in Milan? 2017-09-19T13:56:10.473

66 How do I avoid leaving my passport as a deposit while traveling? 2016-06-30T18:44:46.903

64 Are you protected in an untrusted embassy in a country you trust? 2017-11-17T14:16:53.297

59 Do airport metal scanners occasionally flash a false alarm on purpose? 2017-05-17T17:04:06.080

59 Are hotel "safes" really a joke to open? 2017-09-07T02:17:12.017

53 Why are there ashtrays in the bathrooms on nonsmoking flights? 2015-08-25T03:08:35.137

49 What are good security tactics for sleeping in airports? 2011-07-30T15:43:35.950

48 UAE now banning VPN access - fines of up to $545,000? Any workarounds? 2016-07-29T07:37:24.673

48 How to safely store my locker key in a hostel at night? 2016-08-31T09:07:54.957

47 Why are balloons prohibited at Amsterdam Schiphol? 2014-08-03T15:03:37.587

43 Why did airport security swab my hands with wet paper? 2016-02-09T12:46:23.743

41 Tips to avoid forgetting a bag 2018-01-04T17:08:26.637

35 Are cheap "programmable" combination padlocks known to change their own combinations? 2016-08-05T07:19:04.570

35 How to safely use password-protected websites on internet cafe computers 2016-09-18T11:29:44.943

32 How can you protect a fragile object like bottle of champagne in your baggage against breaking? 2012-12-03T15:46:51.517

29 How can I protect camera equipment in checked baggage? 2011-06-22T17:48:14.607

29 Airport security: what if I carry an item with traces of explosive? 2014-06-11T20:40:36.523

28 How unsafe is it to leave an expensive laptop at a rented apartment or a cheap hotel room? Which precautions should I take? 2013-06-20T10:03:18.467

28 If a passenger damages another passenger's property (accidentally) on a flight, who is responsible? 2014-10-29T03:11:58.600

28 Do North American banks have a key phrase that allows customers to disable all security checks for using the card internationally? 2018-02-13T19:38:34.083

27 US and Canada border crossing and computer privacy: What do I need to know? 2012-05-23T22:06:27.953

26 Who is responsible for security on an airplane? 2017-08-18T08:35:41.437

25 What to do with your valuables on a low-cost holiday while swimming/diving in Central America? 2012-02-02T10:16:06.297

24 How can I protect my vehicle when left at a trail head for an extended period? 2011-06-22T18:03:20.473

24 Is the TSA Lock acceptable in European Airports? 2011-10-17T03:44:27.947

24 Why do some hostels only allow international visitors? 2016-01-31T04:18:53.140

23 I was told my signature was ripped out of my passport. Should I be worried? 2014-04-03T05:31:43.477

23 How to tell if a travel site is legit? 2015-11-06T06:58:22.723

22 How bad is baggage theft at Johannesburg airport? 2011-06-21T21:48:16.850

22 Can I pack a cardboard box as checked luggage? 2011-12-09T23:25:53.993

22 How to enter East Jerusalem and who controls the separation with the western part 2012-03-27T20:18:09.227

22 Why would your passports be collected on buses in Chile? 2013-10-26T03:08:14.097

22 Carrying a handgun in other countries with a US concealed carry permit 2015-08-19T06:09:45.823

21 Hostel wants my Credit Card security code via email, is this legit? 2015-09-02T22:42:19.600

21 Are backpack nets an effective deterrent when going to rougher parts of the world? 2016-10-10T08:42:40.520

20 How can one travel with X-Ray sensitive equipment or electronic devices? 2016-10-11T01:56:14.443

19 Is TSA lock compulsory for travel to US? 2015-05-16T12:39:38.997

19 What luggage features prevent theft? 2017-02-19T12:08:13.483

18 Is all of Afghanistan dangerous for travellers? 2011-11-14T21:06:29.540

18 Which organizations are/have been effective at lobbying against invasive airport security? 2011-11-29T16:50:52.760

18 How best to prevent data loss while travelling? 2012-05-13T20:50:52.997

18 How Safe are Train Rides in the U.S.? 2015-02-16T10:52:49.507

18 What personally identifiable information should I delete from my smartphone and email before travelling to a high-risk country? 2016-07-02T05:45:19.763

18 Is there any way to safely check expensive electronics on a flight? 2016-10-17T05:18:47.180

17 Are DSLR cameras permitted in the Empire State Building? 2013-03-09T19:37:47.503

17 Entry to U.S with criminal record 2014-07-11T12:37:47.460

17 What measures are taken to prevent bombs being smuggled onto planes via insider jobs? 2016-04-09T15:49:32.110

16 How to lock a backpack? 2013-07-21T17:50:08.553

16 Is there any way to tell if someone has been through our hotel room? 2014-09-02T02:53:50.903

15 Comparative safety of countries in Central America 2011-12-24T22:59:40.797

15 General security concerns about Cancun, Mexico 2012-11-25T04:17:06.910

15 What chemicals does airport security use as markers? 2014-05-27T18:52:59.220

15 How to best respond to a request to send a passport scan by unsecured email? 2014-11-26T14:51:13.863

15 Why are there no courier services or box-rentals near airport security? 2015-07-06T04:33:41.313

15 How to protect valuable objects in sleeping car from being stolen 2015-09-24T11:04:34.870

15 Is it frequent that a tomato is thrown at a tram in Berlin/Germany? 2017-07-28T12:24:53.503

14 Avoiding the traveller's 'fanny pack' / money-belt 2012-05-08T09:01:42.460

14 Are there high crime areas in Japan that I should avoid? 2012-09-12T12:23:17.373

14 What should I do if I feel the pilot is guiding the flight in the wrong direction? 2014-03-27T08:22:37.443

14 Assisting Taiwanese friend who had bags, money and passport stolen in Rome 2016-08-13T08:09:42.243

13 Travel insurance with regards to luggage being stolen/lost 2011-06-23T00:04:31.450

13 How can I estimate the crime rate in Cuba? 2011-11-16T20:09:22.617

13 What documentation do I need to file a police report for stolen company-owned equipment while traveling abroad? 2013-02-13T16:01:58.730

13 What should I do to stay safe if my flight arrives late at night? 2014-03-10T21:28:05.760

13 Eurostar security control: Taking pocket knife for camping 2014-05-29T11:59:39.767

12 What measures can one take to keep a motorcycle safe during a road trip? 2011-06-23T15:09:53.680

12 How useful or necessary is a pacsafe for your backpack? 2011-10-15T00:44:24.917

12 Correct reasons for opting out of millimetre wave scanners 2012-03-12T20:30:07.933

12 Key vs. combo lock security for international travel 2012-05-19T03:55:25.117

12 Can I use a US cash machine when my PIN has 6 digits? 2012-10-11T13:49:46.060

12 Travelling with a laptop 2012-10-18T00:21:10.673

12 If travelling through excessively cold regions, what steps should you take to keep your vehicle warm enough to drive? 2014-01-07T03:18:05.830

12 How to dry out a wet passport? 2014-07-03T19:04:46.157

12 My hands were scanned by a strange device during a security check at the airport. What was the purpose? 2016-06-06T09:41:04.547

12 RFID-blocking passport pouches 2016-07-29T05:15:50.070

12 Is the carrying of knives in the street regulated in Malaysia? 2017-02-08T14:39:01.170

11 Data on baggage theft rates, by airport or airline 2014-09-23T05:04:30.397

11 Is it ok to use a virtual credit card to buy an airplane ticket? 2014-10-09T07:47:58.543

11 What is the best way to carry photographic film when travelling? 2016-01-09T09:14:39.223

11 What precautions should one take when traveling in Mexico? 2017-12-28T08:32:27.320

10 Are there any guarded parking lots anywhere in or near Berlin, Germany? 2011-11-12T23:04:11.783

10 Getting from Mexico City airport to downtown easily and safely 2013-02-06T21:07:51.830

10 How to avoid theft by TSA agents 2015-11-19T05:43:42.953

10 Is there a bag I can use to safely carry my passport and ID whilst travelling? 2015-12-06T18:04:31.990

10 Where can we store our luggage after checking out so we don't have to book an extra hotel night? 2016-05-23T09:08:12.940

10 How big of a problem are pickpockets in Prague? 2016-06-29T10:41:57.817

10 As a guest, how safe is Airbnb? 2016-07-09T02:58:05.187

9 Is it safe to stay outside the Boulevard Périphérique in Paris? 2012-02-10T13:14:21.023

9 How to recognize fake Peruvian money? 2012-06-10T16:13:58.987

9 Overnight train luggage safety concerns in Europe 2013-09-17T00:41:01.250

9 Can we find some statistics for crime in Japan with tourist / foreign victims? 2014-05-27T19:38:43.740

9 How to deter theft of checked baggage at baggage carousels? 2015-03-06T02:14:51.230

9 Security issues for a girl travelling solo around Europe 2015-08-07T02:39:25.707

9 My sister's laptop was gone when she gate-checked her bag. What can she do? 2015-12-29T17:49:08.427