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Safe Travels: Perceiving and Reducing Risk

Safe Travels: Perceiving and Reducing Risk

So there we were! Luxor, Egypt, 1993. Looking back, the whole thing was probably not a great idea. (From Wikipedia: “1993 was a particularly severe year for terrorist attacks...

I think that for better or worse, most people conflate safety with avoidance of crime. I am headed to “x destination”. Will there be pickpocketing? Will I be assaulted...

Before writing this post, I interviewed a close friend. Rob Fagan is a retired US Army Colonel and former Defense Attaché. He continues to work and travel all over...

The most important thing that stuck out during my conversation with Rob, was his simplest advice. “Be situationally aware”. This is so profound. Few of us really pay attention...