When you think of the typical vacation, you tend to think about getting away for a week or two, heading off to some exotic destination, and really having a chance to relax and explore. While there are certainly vacations that follow this exact kind of model, sometimes you don’t have the available time or budget to head off on a long trip. Instead this is when a short-stay getaway can be the perfect solution. You are still able to enjoy a holiday, but in a condensed manner.
Short stay holidays can work any time of year and for anyone, but can be particularly appealing to couples. It can be that perfect way to spend some time together, get a break from the stress of everyday life, and unplug from the world, at least for a short period of time.
If you’re new to the whole short-stay approach to a getaway, then this guide is made for you. Here we’ll take a look at a number of tips that will help you plan a trip that goes off without a hitch, and ends up being exactly what you hoped it would be.
When it comes to travel, we can all have those common places stored on a physical or mental bucket list. However, when it comes to the USA, you can be quite spoilt for choice. There are some great places, and many places on your bucket list will probably be in the states. But I wanted to share with you some of the places I think are worth being adding to your travel bucket list, if they are not already on there.
We all understand the need to pack our passports, visas, money and guidebooks when we finally take the plunge and venture halfway around the globe to immerse ourselves in new cultures to try and have the time of our lives. Travel is one of the most life-affirming experiences you can undertake. The luxury of being able to jump on a plane, hot foot it to any destination you fancy visiting to scratch that wanderlust itch that’s been niggling for so long is incredible. There’s nothing better than waving goodbye to the stresses, pressures and responsibilities of home life for a jaunt overseas.
Travelling long distances across the globe can throw your body’s cycle and rhythm out of the window. As you fly in and out of different time zones, your body’s sleeping and eating patterns will start showing changes. Before your go full throttle on your vacation planning mode, make sure your read about of the one important travel phenomenon – the infamous ‘jet lag’.