Tips to traveling
Tips of traveling
-How to choose a destination?
In the beginning you need to know very well your preferences, some people prefer to travel to exotic destinations to explore new adventures: they have multiple choices of atmosphere. Desert Safari is one of them but not the only one, you will first have to know your budget and where do you live, closer to which desert, if your budget of travel is not tight you can differentiate between big safari tours like the ones in Africa; Kenya, Tanzania, morocco, Oman, Dubai or Egypt like https://ankhtours.com/trip/desert-safari-egypt/
If you want a smaller pass by the desert there is one overnight if you are planning to go to Egypt; a places called the white desert https://ankhtours.com/trip/white-desert-camping/
If your interest is spiritually, you can pick from the south Eastern Asian countries such as: Bhutan, Burma, Laos, India, Nepal, or some special meditation tours in Egypt.
If you are looking for architecture, definitely nothing beats the ancient architecture of Egypt; pyramids of Egyp https://ankhtours.com/trip/the-pyramids-of-egypt/ , temples, tombs and so on. You can go to macho Betcho too. Petra in Jordan.
If you want to follow the old traces of the ancient ancestors, you have ancient Egyptian civilization, Chinese, Indians and Iraqis too.
If you are that kind of shopping, London, Spain, Turkey, Dubai are the places you looking for.
-how long in advance
To create a great holiday, It depends on your plans, if you are planning for a short tour, and it’s only you and someone else (adults) no much time is needed.
If you have a family and kids you get to study that country very well and if it interests them too or no, you need to check on the temperature too for the young children, if it is safe for children or no, how difficult is the visit; hiking, swimming, rafting, parachuting, kayaking, etc.
If you know nothing about the country you need to communicate with one or two operators telling them your desired tours or destinations and they will plan it accordingly for you according to the distance, transport, and comfort too.
Sometimes there are a lot of offers for the last minute so you shouldn’t miss such opportunities.
When you do book flights, you need to book well in advance to grab the cheapest rates, and regarding the domestic ones sometimes you need to book them from your country too.
If you are traveling for a week end you do not need to plan it long time in advance.
-how to pack and what to take
First of all you need to check the temperature for the whole period you are traveling in daytime and nighttime, if it is summer time you will definitely need cotton t-shirts, shorts ( keep in mind the country dress code and culture too), caps, if it gets a bit chili at night so you better take one layer of a jacket.
If it is cold take enough layers, ice caps, thick socks, gloves too.
If you are having a hiking tour do not forget suitable shoes, sea activities you need your swimming suits, flippers, mask or diving suits or you check if you can hire them.
Check the food as some places have very unusual food so keep some dry food, tuna, biscuits, nuts, bacon, cheese or so, despite the fact that testing the local food complete the whole experience of you trip.
If you are planning to take a lot of shots, have an enough test of your camera, lenses components.
Take care of you credit cards as it is not safe everywhere to use, so have some cash too.
The smallest in size and weight, the better, that’s one of the most important slogans of traveling.
-how to control your expenditures
Set up a budget for each person of this travel if you taking your family, if you are traveling with a friend will be much easier, keep in mind a solo travel will cost you the most, as the cost will be divided only on you, so pick a nice company, go and fly.
Then your trip expenditure will be divided on your food, your extra tours, your shopping, souvenirs and some for emerging cases so it could be easier to decide how much on watch and how much per day.
-how to book and arrange
Firstly you need to study the map and the transport from/to all the sites you wanted to visit, the nature if the tour you want, discuss it with whom you are taking along.
Booking should be one of the last steps as you pick two or three places online, not too big agency deals as they won’t be very interested in discussing details with an individual if they better arrange it for groups and earn more, go through the history of that site, the reviews in details, one of the main reasons to make your dream come true in a magnificent way is your tour guide, if there is a chance that you can pick one, chat with and see virtually that will be really nice as you can test his/her accent cos being accompanied by someone you don’t really understand has got no sense.
Pick the tour that suits you, the people you accompany, and their interests to Create a great holiday, a relaxing holiday, an adventurous holiday, or very luxurious tour.
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