Travelling needs to be relaxing and hassle free. You must plan your travel in such a way that all your requirements are fulfilled easily without any tension. If you love travelling then you must have an idea of the 10 tips that can make travelling easier for you.
Book Airport Transfers
When you are in a foreign country you obviously do not have any idea about where to get taxis; the way they work; the amount they charge and whether the taxi drivers use meters. You will find people hassling you and the solution for this problem would be pre-booking hotel transfers from the airport.
Pack Light And Use Bags With Wheels
Packing light comes as a norm for every travel but then it is also important for you to always prefer travel bags with wheels while travelling. This will help you in carrying your baggage up the staircases or around railway stations.
Get Full Information About Your Hotel
It is important for you to have complete information about your hotel so that you do not face any problems in case your baggage is delayed or lost; you miss connection and you are late at checking in. Get the name, address and phone number of your hotel saved in your phone.
Mark Your Baggage
It is always a good idea to mark your baggage by making use of an item that is easily recognizable. You can either try stitching an exclusive patch or tying a ribbon or having a large sticker on your baggage.
Get Good Sleep
You should make sleep your priority while travelling. This is because travelling across different time zones without having proper sleep can disturb your mind and body harmony. If you do not get proper sleep you will not be able to enjoy your travel while feeling like you are in some other dimension.
Remain prepared For The Climate
Always remain prepared for the different weather conditions that you might have to experience while travelling. So, carry everything that you think you might require during your travel like hat, sun protector, umbrella and jacket.
Make Use Of Public Transportation
Big cities generally have proper public transportation systems and you must always take the best advantage of these systems. Always use the bus or the metro for travelling locally as this will help you in saving a good amount of money and time.
Learn The Language
Learning the language of your intended travel destination will surely make your travel to this place easier and more relaxing and comfortable. This will help you in reading hotel and restaurant menus; asking for directions and haggling over prices.
Leave your cuisine and hygiene standards at home when travelling. The only thing that you need to do is get hold of places where the locals eat. If the street vendor or the restaurant seems popular, that is probably for a reason.
Carry Out A Thorough Research
Last but not the least, it is very important for you to carry out a thorough research about the country where you intend to travel.
Always remain prepared for your trip as this will help you in being less stressful while travelling. Be safe and enjoy your travel to the fullest.
Big thanks to Eric from Tree Lopping North Lakes for taking the time (and well needed holiday) to give us some of his best tips.