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Travel Easy

Go over these tips to find out how to plan your perfect vacation and travel easy. Planning a vacation can be a long process, and you should definitely start ahead of time.

Only pack the clothes you will need. In some instances, it does not pay to be over-prepared. Many people pack far too many clothes when they travel.

This is a problem...

It is especially a problem when they inadvertently lose the bags that contained them.

Try packing multipurpose clothes that you can re-wear. Go for solid colors that are easy to match. Ex. black, grey, white, blue, etc. 

Do not bother wrapping gifts. A lot of people buy small souvenirs when traveling. If you are planning on bringing something back to a loved one, don't bother wrapping it before you return home. On the off chance that your bag is inspected, it will have to be unwrapped anyway.

Mail the souvenirs home and avoid carrying them around, and possibly breaking them if you are carrying something fragile.

If you're going to be traveling soon, don't go through a travel agent. You'll find your trip costing twice as much. Rather, shop around online through different bargain sites like Expedia.com, Travelocity.com, Skiplagged.com, Kayak.com. This will help you save some money that can be better spent when you arrive at your destination, perhaps on souvenirs, or for those guys online that gave you this tip.

Traveling And Visiting Friends And Family

When you travel to visit friends or family, be a courteous and don't assume they will make all your sightseeing plans for you.

Many people assume they are there to be entertained, which is of course an incorrect assumption and generates tension and sometimes awkwardness with your loved ones.

Instead, do your homework ahead of time...

Let your friends/hosts know what you're planning to do, invite but don't oblige them to accompany you, and spend your time together in good spirits, knowing you are being a gracious guest.

When traveling on a road trip, make sure you bring a bag with you for trash. Even people who don't normally eat in the car, will during long road trips, especially if you don't want to stop to eat and add more time to your trip. A trash bag can help you keep the mess and clutter to a minimum, even serve as a container in case of emergency, and by this we mean car sickness.

Traveling Accommodations

​If you are going to be traveling abroad you may want to consider staying in a Hostel or Airbnb...

Hostels are basically rooms that are shared by several people and are a lot more affordable than hotels. They may be small rooms with bunk-beds or large auditoriums with cots. If you can sleep through the noise, it is a great way to meet other travelers. Airbnb lets you choose either a room, entire place or shared space. 

Both of these options are perfect because they offer a place to cook your own food...

Pick your poison...

Dining out in Europe can be rather pricey, and if you're money minded, it would benefit you to go grocery shopping and prepare your own meals. This may even help you get a better feel for the culture and cuisine of the country you travel to.

Travel "green" by traveling by train instead of by plane. Train rides not only offer scenic views, but there will be not long security lines or lost luggage. For example, if you are traveling to Europe or Asia, they offer great rail travel that will allow you to save money and explore multiple places one trip.

The Authentic Travel Experience

Visit during the off-season for an authentic experience...

This will help you avoid crowds and high prices....

For example, you should avoid visiting Europe in the summer...

During the summer you will face crowds, over booked hotels, and tons of tourists...

If you're into Indie culture and would like to go to Europe, there is one place in particular that you should see on your trip...

That place is Krumlov House in Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic..

This is a beautiful, fantasy-like hostel, that looks like it came out of a fairytale book...

Travel Light

Traveling light can be a wonderful experience, especially for single people or a couple.

If you are capable of traveling with just one bag, you will have much more flexibility on your trip and will be able to explore more. 

Europe is the perfect place for this travel style...

Travel light with your smart phone data. You can shut off your regular data service and use the WiFi, most countries nowadays have a lot of WiFi hot spots available or you can buy a SIM card at your local cell phone store for cheap.

Now that you know the theory behind planning a great trip, the only thing left to do is apply these tips for your next vacation...

Choose where you want to go and organize your trip so that the only thing you need to worry about is having fun!