Traveling is a lot of fun, even if you are going somewhere relatively close to home. With a bit of sound planning, your trip can be fun and worry-free. Before heading out, make sure that you have any necessary documents, such as visas and passports, and follow these tips to help you on your way.

If you utilize a public computer when traveling, avoid using it to do any financial work, such as doing banking or checking the balance on your credit card. Keyloggers can steal this information from you.

Make sure you have all essential information in written form …