Spring break happens just once per year, but it’s a big deal in the lives of countless high school and college students. For some, it marks the first international trip they’ll take. For others, the first trip away with friends instead of parents.
Whether this is your first experience taking a spring break trip or your third, you should go with a basic understanding of how to stay safe and prevent yourself from being a target to thieves, illness and other unpleasant events.
You can start by learning about the area you’re visiting and getting safety tips that are specific to that town, country or region. Next, you can visit the Safe Spring Break site to get more generalized tips.