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UK Travel Advice

by on Dec.14, 2012, under Vacations

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Planning your next vacation or business trip can always be worrisome. In the process you may forget some things that you should keep in mind for a safe and worry free trip. The article below contains some one of a kind advice that you can easily incorporate into your next journey for full success.

When you are flying internationally, pack light. There are many reasons for this, but the most rewarding reason is that you will have room to bring home gifts from your travels. Your friends and family will love you for it. You will also save money on bag fees when you depart.

Have your airline contact you in the event of any changes to your flight schedules. Most airlines have free programs where you can receive calls or text messages if your flight changes, which will come in handy if you are running late or experiencing difficulties with travel arrangements. Just call and ask them to set it up!

Get a credit card that is associated with your favorite airline or hotel so that you can earn miles or reservations. Often the bonus for your first purchase will be enough to get you a free ticket or night’s stay. Be sure you pay off your balance regularly, though, or the card may cost you more than it saves.

To capture all of the great memories of your travels on camera, be sure to carry a few extra charged batteries. If you are traveling overseas, you cannot always be sure your charger will work, or that the adapter will fit the plugs. Batteries are small and light weight, so save yourself the hassle of finding disposable cameras by taking an extra battery or two.

If you will be driving when you travel to another country, take the time to contact your insurance carrier. They can give you any needed documentation that pertains to your insurance coverage, any additional insurance you may need and much needed advice or information about regulations for driving at your destination.

Do not take any drinks that are offered to you unless it is served by a restaurant or hotel. They could be laced with drugs or other harmful substances. This is because many locals like to drug tourists or lace their drinks in order to steal from them or take advantage of them.

Avoid crowds and save money by visiting in the off-season. If you want to be able to enjoy your vacation without having to battle a crowd of people everywhere you go, learn when the popular months are for the location and plan your vacation for the less popular time. Be aware, while it can save you money, in some locations you may have to contend with less than ideal weather.

Purchasing bottled water at the airport can be very expensive, so take an empty water bottle with you and fill it at a public fountain after passing through security. Airplane cabins are notorious for causing dehydration, so you will need to have a ready supply of water with you throughout the duration of your flight.

‘Glamping’ is the latest way to enjoy a travel and stay trip. The cross between camping and being in a hotel means younger families have a way to enjoy the outdoors with all the messing around.

Looking to find the best deal on glamping uk, then visit www.applewoodglamping.co.uk to find the best advice on glamping England.

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