We all like a little bit of travel and adventure, whether you’re off hiking through the mountains, travelling the world solo or taking in an adventure holiday with a friend, there’s no question that travelling can be a rewarding and memorable experience. But although we may not like to admit it, travel and adventure can bring with it a series of very real dangers, from theft and assault to illness and injury, and that’s before you consider the inherent dangers presented by mother nature.
So what do you do if you’re off travelling on undertaking a new adventure, and you find yourself in trouble? The key, as with most things in life, is preparation, that is vital in helping prepare you for a range of potentially dangerous or even life-threatening situations.
From properly preparing for a long hike to keeping yourself safe when travelling alone, this infographic shows you how prior planning and preparation can make all the difference in keeping you safe. It even covers some extraordinary circumstances for those with a more extreme taste for adventure, showing you how you can escape from quicksand, how to break down a door, how to survive an earthquake, survive a snake bite, avoid a shark attack and even escape from a swarm of killer bees. Of course the chances are you’d never need to know how to pull yourself out of quicksand or survive a shark attack, but if the situation ever arises, you’ll be glad you’ve read this terrific life saving travel guide: