If you’re brave enough to be venturing out into the world and travelling on your own, the last thing you want playing on your mind is your safety. Don’t worry! Plenty of young people set out on the trip of a lifetime every year and Thailand is a perennially popular choice for backpackers young and old. Most of them will tell you that it’s the best thing they have ever done! There are a number of safety tips that I picked up on the road for situations that I never would have pre-empted, so here are some top tips.