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Documents

  • Provide your passport at least one month in advance;
  • Check the validity of the passport and visas;
  • When receiving tickets, check the data and services requested;
  • Always take a copy of your passport;
  • Slight international driver's license: even if you do not want to rent a car, you may need it;
  • Some countries require yellow fever vaccine. Check this and other possible requirements with the representation of the foreign country in Brazil that You will visit.

Baggage

  • Identify your suitcase (name, address, phone number etc);
  • Take only the essentials;
  • Always carry a change of clothes and a coat in your handbag;
  • Check the country voltage and carry electrical adapters.

Money

  • Avoid loading high-value notes;
  • Take one or more international credit cards;
  • Traveler's Checks are safe and well accepted, but a passport or copy is required to change;
  • Never carry all the money in one place;
  • Exchange small amounts at the airport for taxi fares, tips and then look for better exchange rates.

Travel Packages

  • Check the vouchers for the requested data and services;
  • If a service included in the package does not happen, make the necessary arrangements but ask for a receipt for a refund;
  • Read the package's general conditions carefully.

Health

  • Take your own medicines, since it is difficult to buy medicines without a prescription abroad;
  • Make health insurance, your guarantee in case of emergency.

Hotels

  • Remember that the check in is usually at 2:00 p.m. or 4:00 p.m. and the check out time at 12 p.m.;
  • If you call from the room will be charged a fee;
  • Pay-channel fees are often expensive;
  • Save money and valuables in the hotel safe.

Cars

  • Check make and model before booking;
  • Always take insurance;
  • Leave to fuel outside the store, because gasoline is cheaper;
  • Respect traffic laws and speed limits abroad, as fines are expensive.

Tours

  • Check the general safety of the place you want to meet;
  • Check local customs hours (malls, restaurants, etc.)
  • Any problem or doubt ask a police officer for help;
  • Keep the receipts from the purchases and do not forget that the taxes are not in the value of the label;
  • When you leave, always take the phone number and hotel address.


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