How to Stay Safe When Traveling Abroad

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  • Travel Checklist
  • How You Can Find Safe Hotels and Hostels
  • How You Should Pack
  • What to Leave at Home
  • Should You Bring Cash?
  • Check Your Passport
  • Know Where the U.S. Embassies and Consulates Are Located
  •  Learn About the Laws and Customs
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  • How to Stay Safe When Traveling Abroad
  •  Some Countries Are Safer to Visit Than Others
  • Safety Begins Before You Travel
  • Sign Up for the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

How You Should Pack

Packing light is always best. With fewer bags you are able to move faster and have less items to worry about being lost or stolen. (Photo: Ariel Skelley/Getty Images)

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