Safety when arriving at SA Airports

Crime in South Africa, like many other places in today’s life, can be a problem. Fortunately, all you need to do is take the usual sensible precautions and follow these tips. Always know where you’re going form OR Tambo as soon as you arrive at the airport.

Airport Shuttle Companies.

Because hijackings are one of the number 1 crimes in South Africa, the best way to travel from the airport is by use of an airport shuttle companies. As these shuttle company drivers know the best, fastest and safest routes to drive to get you to your destination in no time.

Always hire a shuttle company before you depart on holiday. That way they’ll be waiting for you and have time to plan your trip to your destination for you. No getting lost, no driving through the wrong neighbourhood and no hijacking.
Another means of traveling safe is by using an Uber. We all know how amazing the Uber services are and how quickly they can get us to our destination. And technically speaking, an Uber is cheaper than renting a vehicle. Using an Uber while on holiday can be an amazing and yet safe money saver.

Car Rental
Let’s face the truth. Some of us want to go on holiday and drive from point A to point B ourselves. We have the best navigators or just use our smartphones to get to our destinations. Point is, we don’t want to be tied down by an Uber or shuttle company driver and want the freedom to leave the moment we feel like leaving, go out and come back.

Let’s face the truth. Some of us want to go on holiday and drive from point A to point B ourselves. We have the best navigators or just use our smartphones to get to our destinations. Point is, we don’t want to be tied down by an Uber or shuttle company driver and want the freedom to leave the moment we feel like leaving, go out and come back.
To enjoy this pleasure, it’s best to know the top rated car rental companies in South Africa. This way you can compare the charges for yourself and choose the ideal rental car for you and your family without all the extra hassles.

Once in your rental car, make sure that you follow your navigator to the letter. You can choose to change the settings on you navigator from fastest to safest route. This will ensure you always stay in safe to drive areas. Always be on the lookout for signs that read, high accident area or high crime area. But above all, be very vigilant in general. When something doesn’t look right, it probably isn’t.

Travel Insurance.

There are many levels of travel insurance out there. They might cover the cost of your smartphone or maybe stolen money, laptops and even clothes or other valuables you have with you. In the case of being hijacked or robbed, doesn’t matter what country you’re in, criminals are always targeting tourist and depends on your ”lack of knowledge” to lead you and your family right to them. So having travel insurance might not bring your belongings back, but it will cover you when you’re abroad.
Like the philosophers of old use to say, rather have travel insurance and not need it, than need travel insurance and not have it. The best travel insurance companies in South Africa are very hard to find if you don’t know where to look.
Follow these few tip and you’ll always get to your destination safely, then you can enjoy your holiday and some amazing time with your family.

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