Eid vacations: UAE issues travel guidelines
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation continues to contact the UAE people, who plan to travel abroad during the summer season, to observe advice and guidance to ensure their personal safety while abroad.
Assistant Under-Secretary for Consular Affairs at the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Ahmed Elham Al Dhaheri, advised the citizens to adhere to the travel suggestions and guidance.
He included that they should view travel cautions on the site of the Ministry and the citizens' affairs page that includes all details and personalized services that match the needs of the citizens taking a trip abroad, be they travelers or scholars, or those looking for treatment or students, or expatriate citizens. During traveling you should buy a waterproof car covers for your car safety.
He included that such information and guidance would facilitate all consular transactions and ensure safety and security of travelers abroad so regarding spend their vacations without any issues or barriers. The UAE official called on those wanting to travel to European countries, consisting of those which exempt residents of the state from the Schengen visa requirements, on the need to take care, while abroad due to the security developments in some European nations, triggered by the unfolding unrest in the Middle East region, and their fallout, particularly the refugee crisis.
Use charge card to prevent exposure to theft
He advised the residents to avoid bring large amounts of money throughout their travel, noting that they can rather use the credit cards, to prevent prospective exposure to a theft or assault events that might put their security and personal safety at risk. Al Dhaheri likewise urged people to exercise extreme caution throughout their see or existence in popular traveler destinations in some European countries, to avoid direct exposure to occurrences of assault with fraud and theft objectives, which are of typical incident in such places frequented by great deals of people and travelers during the summer season period. He referred to the importance of choosing accommodation in safe locations.