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At first sight, this may seem ordinary and futile, but preparing your trip is necessary and important. Make a list of your belongings (clothes, digital devices, chargers...) so that you know exactly what you need to bring and what you will need to have when you are leaving. Then you will not forget anything important and will be able to enjoy your stay with peace of mind. In addition, do not forget your valid travel and identity documents so that you are not denied boarding.
It helps to find out more about your destination: its history, culture, local currency, exchange rate, etc. You can also learn a few words or expressions to exchange with the locals!
Since airports are often located on the outskirts of cities in Europe, it can be complicated to simply access your destination. Find out about the different modes of transport, their prices, and their availability according to your arrival or departure time.
Depending on your budget, you can choose public or private transport. There are typically buses or trains that will take you into the city. You can also hire a taxi or ride-share service, like Uber or Lyft. Find out more information about Eurail, tours, and airport transfers on the itravelnet.com travel directory.
Also, don't forget to have spare change so you can pay for your trip if your credit card doesn't work abroad.
Luggage can be a source of high expenses and problems. Indeed, airlines have very strict rules regarding weight and luggage size limits. Enjoying your surfboard or your golf clubs during your travel can quickly turn into hopelessness when boarding. In addition, once you get off your plane, it can be complicated to carry your bulky suitcases in the oppressive heat of your holiday destination.
This is why it is now possible to send your luggage directly to your destination at an attractive price. Companies like Eelway offer to collect your luggage at the time and address of your choice, to deliver it directly to your place of residence.
You are vacationing, aren't you? So enjoy it! Plan plenty of time to just relax and soak in the beauty of your destination. You could even plan a day or two to just recharge your batteries. Above all, it allows you to fully enjoy your stay. And who knows, maybe you'll make your best memories that day!
A piece of advice that comes back often, but that some people take more and more lightly: be careful about your health when you travel. Find out about the vaccinations that are mandatory and recommended in your holiday country. Even in Europe, diseases such as rabies can be easily transmitted by animals.
Also, don't forget to check your diet and remember to keep hydrated. Indeed, in some places like the south of Italy, tap water is not safe to drink. Therefore, make sure you buy bottled water and check that the cap is properly closed when you buy it.
In short, just take care of yourself and have fun! 😊
The Hague is a city that can get overlooked by tourists who come to the Netherlands mainly to visit Amsterdam. But, as the seat of the country's political and judicial branches, The Hague holds a lot of historical and cultural value. The world-renowned museums, beautiful parks, and fascinating architecture make The Hague a must-see city on your Holland list.
The list is truly endless for things to do in Amsterdam. It is a major world city with fabulous cultural and historical significance. If you are planning a trip to this canal city, then here are the things you will not want to miss.
Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey are classic things to do in London for good reason! After you have seen the main tourist attractions, you may be wondering what else London has to offer. The best way to explore London is to blend in and not to stand out as a tourist. That is why we have put together this Local's Guide to London to help you get the best experience out of your vacation. Get ready to enjoy the diversity, the culture, and the history of London.
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