The best Tips to Travel Well for Christmas Period

The best Tips to Travel Well for Christmas Period

Traveling during Christmas can be a hassle : gives you the best advice to travel during the holiday.

Christmas is often a holiday where a lot, A LOT of people travel. By car, bus, train or plane, it’s the busy season.

1. Plan ahead

Like every trip, it’s always best to plan a trip in advance. During Christmas, you also have the stress of shopping for gifts, and sometimes cooking etc… So why no book your flight as early as possible ? And it’s cheaper too, the closest your are to Christmas, the higher the prices will go.

2. Packing : pack the least items possible

Take warm clothes obviously, but you dont need to much. An outfit for Christmas and then, maybe plan to wash some clothes if you are going away for a week or two.

3. Passport and travel infos

Check that your passport is still in date before booking travel. You might also need a visa if you travel abroad.  Travel info: boarding pass, address of your hotel… Store all your important document digitally, by sending yourself en email. Simple, you will find it when you need it. But also make a backup, by printing all your infos.

4. Avoid Peak Travel Dates

To escape busy airport, why dont you leave a few days before everyone else ? If you’re on a family trip, try and leave before everyone else. It will make things way, way easier. It’s even easier if you’re going away on a vacation as a couple, or even on your own.

5. Take an extra bag

During Christmas, you will likely come back with gifts. So don’t forget to take an extra bag, something light, to bring back all those wonderful gifts your family will offer you.


Written by Joey Smith

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