We as human beings are civilized and educated people and that’s what keeps us different from animals. But we often do some unethical things, specially during traveling. These things are not beneficial for ourselves as well as for our surroundings. So here we are again with our honest mushwarah on 6 things you have to keep in mind while traveling.
Things To Keep In Mind While Traveling:
If you are a parent, traveler or anybody, you have to teach yourself and your children some travel ethics. There are number of things like advance booking, pre-travel planning etc but, we only choose those things that will have the most impact on your personality. So, whenever you travel within Pakistan or out of Pakistan, these things you have to keep in mind while traveling.
Don’t Throw Waste:
It’s a common mistake done by many people and it’s unethical. If you are throwing wrappers and bags in a place where you visit you will make that place terrible. The same thing was noticed by Danish Ali a comedian on the Jheel Saif-ul-Malook. So, it’s our honest mushwarah to use dustbin and if you don’t find one keep that wrapper in your pocket. Don’t spoil the beauty of these incredible places of Pakistan.
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There is the greatest saying: ‘Give respect and have respect”. So, respect the culture of the place where you are visiting. If you are visiting any Muslim country, see your dress code and avoid any unethical dressing. The same thing applied on all the sacred places of every religion. These small gestures of respect, makes a big difference.
Visiting beautiful places and capturing those moments through a camera lens is an important part of every traveling plan. So, keep in mind the concept of ethical photography. If you want to click the photos of local people in the area where you visited. you have to ask their permission. Do ethical photography and spread the awareness of this concept in your friends and families.
Avoid Over Eating:
It is evident that every place has something special Karachi has biryani, Lahore has paye and so on. Therefore, whenever you visit any new place avoid overeating otherwise it may cause you food poisoning. It’s an honest mushwarah, specially for those who want to visit different countries.
If you are a bike traveler then this one is specially for you. You have to keep your body hydrated. The same concept was highlighted in a movie MotorCycle Girl which is a story of a first Pakistani girl who traveled alone to Khunjerab Pass on a bike. Therefore, drink as much as water as you can while traveling.
Learn New Language:
Traveling provides different opportunities for people. You can learn about new cultures and languages. That’s why, try to learn a few words of a new language of local people. You can learn basic words like Thank you, Hi, How are you? My name is this and so on. This practice is also beneficial for maintaining a good relationship with local people.
These are the things you have to keep in mind while traveling. If you have any other advice do comment below and don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel Mushwarah.pk