How to stay safe if your hotel or B&B has poor security

Whether you’re setting off for a city stay, coastal retreat or a far-flung business trip, they all share one thing in common: finding the right accommodation for your budget. Being as close as possible to the action is often a top priority for many would-be travellers, but the more buzzing your travel destination, the better prepared you need to be to ensure security for both you and your possessions — especially if you’re going solo! We explore some simple ways you can keep yourself safe when visiting a hotel or B&B.

Staying safe on your skiing holiday

ow we’re firmly into a new year, maybe you’ve been planning a new adventure. If your idea of fun means skiing, snowboarding or snowblading your way down a mountain at high speed, then have we got the guide for you! Whatever winter sports you excel in, making sure you’ve got the right tips and tools to keep you safe is a priority, wherever you’re planning on going.

Staying safe this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, which means the price of red roses is rocketing, those of us who are in relationships are under pressure to get the scale of our romantic gesture right, and those of us who aren’t probably can’t bear the thought of one more sloppy playlist cropping up without invitation. While we all may be hoping to be swept off our feet this Valentine’s, it’s important not to be swept away, so here are our tips for enjoying Valentine’s to the full – no matter how you are celebrating the day.

The Lock Locker Vs Howsarlock – how do they compare?

When it comes to security and peace of mind, you can never be too safe. Sometimes when travelling, it’s worth having additional security to ensure you can sleep easy. Or perhaps an elderly relative would benefit from having another layer of security when they’re home alone. Increasingly, portable security devices are being used at home… Continue reading The Lock Locker Vs Howsarlock – how do they compare?

Keeping safe during university Christmas celebrations

Christmas celebrations in Uni or college halls or student digs are likely to be even more lively than usual this year, to make up for lost time last year. As your social calendar fills up and you look forward to some serious partying, here’s how to stay safe. Rejoice, all — Christmas is almost here!… Continue reading Keeping safe during university Christmas celebrations