5 BASIC SAFETY RULES WHEN SAILING
Consider the time
If you choose to go on holiday by yacht, you should consider buying a tour in April, May, June or September, October when the weather is favorable.
Choose a yacht
You need to be very careful when choosing a cruise because this is where you will rest and relax during the trip. You can choose a large or small yacht, group or private charter, depending on the number of people in the group and personal needs. One thing you should always keep in mind is to choose a yacht that meets fire protection standards, has enough life jackets and lifeboats to use in an emergency.
Prepare the luggage
Please check important documents such as passport, visa, identity card, ... before you leave and take care when staying on the boat. You should choose comfortable clothes to operate freely, especially when going on vacation in the summer.
Bring essential items such as shower gel, shampoo, bath towel, dry hand wash ... to prevent the risk of skin allergies or infectious diseases if you have to use a shared toilet. In addition, sunscreen, sunglasses, wide-brimmed hats, ... will be essential items for you during the beach trip.
Regarding diet, you should limit drinking alcohol and carbonated drinks to avoid seasickness when on the boat.
Ensure personal safety
Basic medicine such as insect repellent, gastrointestinal medicine, anti-intoxicants, allergy medicine, ... and travel first aid kit are all things you should bring with you.
You should wear low shoes, soft soles or flip-flops with rubber cushions to avoid slippery when traveling on board, or have fun at the swimming pool area on the yacht is available. Do not go barefoot whether on a boat or ashore.
People with a history of heart, lung or elderly disease should consider taking cave, island or mountain trips because they will have to move a lot. Adults should pay attention to children, do not let children stand close to the railing, the ship, the bow or swim alone.