Weekly Roundup – 4 Challenges Faced By Travelers

Posted by on Aug 24, 2014 in Round up | 1 comment

Are you traveling to Paris to celebrate a marriage anniversary, a vacation at Maasai Mara in Kenya or visiting friends in London. You are really anticipating the trip and praying against all odds for the trip to be. As much as you anticipate all these, here are a few challenges that you can face as a traveler and are beyond your wit.

1. Flight Delay

Nothing frustrates a traveler like a delayed flight. this can be caused by poor weather, flight cancellations, maintenance problems with aircrafts, fueling, air glitels congestion in air crafts, security issues, late arrival of the aircraft to be used for the flight from a previous flight among other reasons. A delayed flight can be very costly to the traveler as they are forced to adjust their personal schedules.

2. Airport Security

Going through security check at the airport can be very cumbersome to the traveler.
this is because of delays and adjustments in protocols such that it can be hard for the travelers to keep up with changing tide.

3. Losing your Luggage

Losing a luggage can be attributed to various factors like the attendance typing the wrong destination code, forgetting to pick your luggage, routing label gets damaged, your bag is loaded on the wrong plane among other reasons. To avoid loosing your luggage always; double check if the routing information on your bag is accurate before being sent down the conveyor belt, make yourself known by placing various ID cards in various pockets and poaches, by sharing your itinerary so that the airline workers will be able to route your bag in case the find it and cannot trace you among other advisable measures.

Prescription medication emergencies

It is easier to forget to take a prescription, loosing or running out of medications. It’s even disastrous if your are away from your usual pharmacy, you are in the country the brand name is different or liquid quantities prohibited by airlines.

Conclusion

If you face either of the above challenges, don’t be discouraged, Always remember “There is a solution to every problem. Face the challenge like the brave person you are and definitely your trip will be and you will enjoy to the maximum or achieve your set goals.

Have a Safe Journey, wont you!

How do you face challenges while traveling? Let’s us know in the comments below.

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One Response to “Weekly Roundup – 4 Challenges Faced By Travelers”

  1. Luckily I’ve never had any serious problems when flying, but like any problems in life it’s just best to get on with it and find a solution!

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