Winter may still be upon us, but it will be summer before you know it so it’s time to get the holiday planning underway. Whether you’re venturing abroad or staying a little closer to home this year, it’s always good to have a relaxing break planned to keep spirits high. Feel fully prepared for the summer holidays this year by having a trip booked, and planned ahead, giving whole family something to look forward to.
Here are five of our top tips to help plan your summer holiday this year, all available with a One4all Gift Card!
Firstly, before you can start planning any of your holiday itinery, you need to book a destination! There are plenty of great places to visit throughout the summer holidays, whether you’re looking to relax and read books on the beach or stroll around a fairytale city. TUI has some great selection of places to visit and, even better, you can purchase a package deal in one go so you don’t have to faff with sorting the flights and transfers seperately.
Fun for the Family
If you’re looking to stay closer to home this summer, than a family trip to Haven will be right up your street. With fun for the whole family and a number of seaside resorts to choose from, there are plenty of happy memories to be made. Help kids to explore what’s on their doorstep and they’ll sure to make friends and memories for life.
Once you’ve picked a holiday destination, you can begin the fun task of planning the trip! Grab yourself a handy guide of the area to clue up on all the best local spots for food and drink, while also gaining insight into the best activities to do while you’re there. These Lonely Planet guides from Waterstones are great for showing the must visit spots as well as providing information on the area and its history.
Stay on top of all the planning by picking up a stylish organiser from John Lewis. An easy way to keep everything in one place, a planner really will transform your summer holiday experience by helping you feel prepared and know that everything is kept track of in one place. This one from Sky + Miller has the added bonus of including a diary so you can count down the days to your holiday too!
Don’t leave packing considerations to the last minute. After many years, its likely your suitcase may be suffering the effects of wear and tear, so why not treat yourself to a new one? Pick a bold pattern or colour, like this Tripp Suitcase from Debenhams, so that it’s easily identifiable – it’s also sure to earn you plenty of compliments!