Contributor Edward McQuillan lives full-time in his van in Europe. Coronavirus has prevented him from getting home to the UK, forcing him to revisit van life safety and security. Here are six tips for staying safe.
Ever so often, the media hits us with a tragic story of a terrorist attack on a hotel in some distant international location. As Americans, we are mostly insulated from this particular type of threat. However, that doesn’t mean it does not exist. In fact, it does exist and the incidents tend to be pretty grand in nature.
If you had to leave an area in a hurry due to a natural or man-made disaster, do you know what you would need to make it happen? If not, join us as we discuss the contents of our international escape and evasion bag.
Why would the phrase Escape and Evade ever cross your mind when traveling abroad? If you find yourself asking this question, you have a valid reason. Most people never need to worry about this phrase. It’s not like we are living in some sort of Hollywood spy movie. However, there are some folks that do. Let’s elaborate.
Have you ever wondered if you were being recorded while staying in a hotel or vacation rental? If so, there’s a small chance those concerns may have been true. Let’s look at a few things you can do next time you travel to help mitigate those concerns.
This article is not meant to be a step-by-step guide on open-source intelligence. It is basically a primer to get you introduced and interested in the subject. We are going to discuss the definition of OSINT and why you would use it. Let’s take a look.