Packed your suitcase too full, booked your flight at the wrong time or didn’t take note of the local holidays at your destination? These are some of the things that can go wrong during travel planning. But it doesn’t have to be this way! To help your next trip run smoothly, we’ve gathered together seven popular mistakes to avoid in the future.
1. Trying to do too much
Most people do it, and almost all of us end up regretting it: anyone who tries to do too much and see everything they possibly can runs the risk of turning a relaxing vacation into a sprinting race. Of course, it’s best to avoid this as much as you can. That’s why the rule is: less is more. Plan in rest days and also leave room for spontaneous decisions here and there. You can’t see everything anyway – so there’s no need to rush!
2. Booking your flight at the wrong time
Admittedly: it’s not easy to figure out the perfect time to book your flight. The prices of flights sometimes fluctuate more than we’d like – and not just depending on the booking platform you’re using, but also depending on the time when you book. Important: he who books first, saves most – but not always! Keep an eye on ticket prices for a while to develop an idea of the cost and book your ticket when the price seems right. By the way, if you want additional tips for booking your flight, you can find them in this article. Read More »