Traveling Diaries

What you should keep in your mind while planning your holiday

We all dream of a perfect vacation, for that I think traveling is the best idea. Generally, people said that unplanned trips are best but in practical, it is not true. Unplanned things can lead to stress and wasting of time. All trips are meant for relaxation, adventure, enjoyment and to feel happy from the stressful day to day life. The best way to enjoy a holiday is proper planning so that you can stay relax and cool. Planning will help you a lot in enjoying.

Here are some tips which you can keep in your mind:-

  • Plan your Destination

Deciding your destination is very important whether you are traveling with your friends, colleagues or family. Decide your destination according to –

  • Where you want to go
  • How much time do u have
  • Who are you traveling with
  • In which season you are traveling
  • What kind of experiences do you want to have

These points will help you in deciding your destination.

  • Where to visit

Check the places to visit and things to do in your destination. You must know about the tourist attraction before going to that place. By knowing this you can easily calculate your traveling and accommodation expenses. If there are some places for which you have to book tickets in advance, you can do it also easily.

Find out the transportation options in your chosen destination.

  • Calculate Expenses

After the place is decided you must need to know about your expenses. Calculate your total expenses which include traveling expense, accommodation expense. Get a rough idea for food expense also. While going on a trip carry everything like a credit card, debit card, some cash with you so that it can help you in case of an emergency.

  • Book Tickets

Book the tickets for flights or train by which you want to go. It is a very important part of the holiday trip. Check the offers so it will help you in reducing your travel expense. Book tickets in advance so that you can get tickets easily and have more options to book tickets and also you will get cheaper tickets.

  • Book Your Hotel

Book your Hotel in advance so that you don’t have to face any problems there in finding good hotels. It helps in saving your time and reduce stress. As there are many websites to book a hotel like OYO, MakeMyTrip, Goibibo, etc. , which can help you in finding good hotels.

  • Keep Documents ready

Take your important documents with you. If you book hotels online your documents are needed there. Make copies of important documents. Check your passport, if you have then what it is the expiration date, name and photo is proper or not. If you don’t have, then apply for it and check documents

Check Visa requirements.

  • Purchase Travel Insurance

Purchasing travel insurance is necessary for your safety. You never know what might happen. In flights, travel insurance is necessary like in case of medical emergencies or in case of baggage lost or stolen they will give you compensation as written in their policy.

  • Packing for your trip

Packing is the stressful part of the trip but it will become joyful if one will do it properly and with some packing hacks. Less luggage is always more comfortable. So, try to pack minimum luggage. Don’t carry extra things, carry only those which you will need.

Here are some packing tips:

  • Always make a packing list and end it by reviewing it.
  • Know the weather of your destination, so it will help to reduce over packing.
  • Always pack your essentials and one outfit in your handbag, so it can help you in case of baggage loss.
  • Roll your clothes so it can save space.
  • Make use of ziplock bags and carry some extra with you.
  • Pack mini versions of liquid.
  • Keep liquids in the bag and separate from your clothes.
  • Don’t Forget to leave some extra space.

Don’t bring a really expensive or unique looking suitcase, because it has a higher chance of getting stolen.

  • Enjoy your Holiday

Now, you know how to plan your holidays. So, Plan it and enjoy. Capture the moments to keep the memories.

Go on the trip and have fun!!