When travelling from one place to another one wants it to be hassle-free. Holidays should be fun, relaxing and stress-free. Unfortunately, sometimes what is planned as a stress-free holiday can easily turn into a stress-filled nightmare. Here are some things to keep in mind to make your travel experience outstanding! Use these bits of information to pave the way to a smooth vacation.
1. Documents and Money
Collect all the important documents like passport, tickets, reservation slips etc. and keep them in a water resistant pouch.
Apart from regular travel documents also carry the medical record if any member of the group has a regular medicinal treatment.
The pouch carrying your documents should be placed handy so that it can be dragged out easily when needed.
Keep the scanned copies of important documents like passport etc. saved in you email accounts so that in case of emergency they can serve the purpose.
Documents like bank cards traveler’s cheque, credit cards etc. should split out in different pockets of bag or wallet, in order to be safer.
Check for the climatic condition of the place you are going to visit and accordingly choose the dresses.
Pick out light towels for travel as heavy towels do not dry easily.
Set the dresses in pairs, so that you don’t forget to take half dress and it will also help you to save time during travel.
Roll few dresses as this way they occupy less space. Also wrapping two trousers together will help in managing with less space.
3. Cosmetics / Toiletries
Don’t forget to keep your toothbrushes and the toothpaste
Keep multipurpose cosmetics; do not pack the entire vanity box.
Keep minimum shades of lipsticks, nail paint etc. Keep few shades that match with various colors.
Always keep sunscreen lotions, moisturizers, lip balm etc. that may protect your skin from harmful effects.
As far as possible take small packs of oil, shampoo, lotions etc. so that you don’t need to carry big bottles. If small packs are not available, pour out these things in small bottles.
4. First Aid Kit
A basic first aid kit is mandatory to keep during travel.
Keep all kinds of basic medicines
If you have recently gone under specific treatment, keep the related prescriptions and papers.
Keep camera(s), mobiles and laptops and their battery chargers
Keep a torch; it serves as boon in time of emergencies.
Keep old newspapers and paper or plastic bags.
Keep indoor games like playing cards, so that you enjoy the travel.
Keep few books if you enjoy reading.
Last but not the least, do the packing well in advance so you don’t forget things at the last moment. Preferably make a list of articles to be packed, this will ensure the tension free packing of all the necessary items.
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