Every one of us wants that one big vacation away from home and the daily job routine; a small cottage on those snowy mountains or an exotic resort nearby a sandy beach. Yes, I know the very idea entices us all but is it as easy as it sounds in our heads? Planning a trip is not easy especially planning to travel to Europe!
A Euro trip is on everybody’s to-do-list. Is it hitchhiking with friends or a serene holiday with family Europe is on top of the list. If you guys are planning to head to Europe, you may as well want to read this for planning your unforgettable excursion across the famous Alps.
· Plan your trip
Key to success for any trip is to plan it before you board the plane. It’s good to know the places beforehand. Look for interesting cities, see what they offer, search for travel modes and lookup the accommodation options. But most importantly pack your luggage according to your destination’s weather at the time of your travel. We don’t want you to end up freezing in your shorts! So do your homework and once you have decided your destinations, think about the next step; Money.
· Make your budget
You are a thousand miles away from home, had very lavish last few days and now you are left with only fifty bucks in your pocket. There is only one thing you can do and that is panic. Of course you don’t want that to happen therefore we suggest you to plan your budget ahead of time. Make a daily budget and break it down into important categories: food and alcohol, accommodation, travel fares, sightseeing and other expenses. This will let you maintain your finances and help you travel freely without worrying about money problems.
· Book your ticket
Now that you have made your mind about your travel destinations and come up with a financial it’s time to check your calendars decide your date of departure. It’s better to book a return ticket as it saves money plus it helps you schedule your trip around your leaving date.
Pro-trip: You may want to check other travel options available in Europe as they can save both time and money.
· Pack your bag
What should I pack is a big question for ladies; us boys can go a week in only one shirt. Pack according to the season. Trendy clothes, toiletries, useful travel accessories and your electronic devices like chargers and cameras all are necessary items. Remember only pack those items that you really need; don’t pack your entire wardrobe. A good traveler knows the importance of travelling light.
· Get on the plane
Tick marked all the above points, there is only one thing left for you to do. Get on the plane and start your journey.
Europe is a diverse continent that has loads to offer. You can ride a gondola in Venice or walk through the ancient street of Pompeii or you can plan something different this season; look for rock climbing tours in Europe or scuba dive trips. Happy touring!