Mariellen has lived and traveled through India alone, and only encountered a few uncomfortable incidents. She shares her strategies for safe travel, and identifies some of the common misunderstandings.
Altitude sickness claims many mountain trekkers every year. Get all the info on how to stay safe and healthy at high altitude in Nepal.
We've all had that thought at a concert or festival: "What would I do if there's a panic"? We asked a professional Crowd Controller for their expert tips.
With the number of lone wolf terror attacks on the rise across the world, it’s time to take your personal safety into your own hands with these practical tips on how to survive an attack.
From wearing camouflage clothing to kissing on a train, there are some pretty obscure laws out there that defy common sense.
Prepare for and stay safe during an earthquake with these tips from an expert seismologist. Includes advice on the safest places to be, where to go and what to do after an earthquake.
Anxious to hit the slopes or the waves after your long flight? We asked 3-time US Men’s Olympic volleyball coach Gary Sato for his tips on how elite athletes survive a long-haul flight and keep ready for the championship moment.
Live out your Olympic dreams with an exhilarating paddle down one of these 7 manmade whitewater kayaking courses. Whatever your skill level, these courses – most designed to host Olympic competition – offer wet and wild thrills.
Altitude sickness can really slow down your trip and also be a potential killer. Our roving medical expert shows you what signs you need to watch out for and how to prepare for your trip.