4 ways to avoid hassles during holiday trips

Shakey’s Philippines

Posted at Nov 30 2017 01:47 PM

With Christmas just around the corner, there is sure to be a rush to prepare for a long list of reunions, office parties, and family gatherings. 

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With a month away before Christmas, it is the perfect time to use that remaining mandatory leave from work, go on an out-of-town trip or an exciting weekend getaway to relax and enjoy the holiday vibe. 

Before the fun can start, remember that holiday trips are always partnered with these usual problems: heavy traffic, lots of people, overcrowded diners, and fully booked hotels. 

Here are some tips so you can avoid these problems while on a holiday trip:

1. Try alternative accommodations

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If worse comes to worst, go camping. Chances are, late bookings would turn into no-booked-room or -unit at all for the gang. It’s okay! It’s just another way to enjoy the beach or the peak of the mountain. Bring a tent and get through the night. Or maybe sit outside for a while and look at the stars. It’s quite an experience to view the night sky before going to bed. 

2. Bring your own everything, if possible 

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Fully booked hotels, overcrowded diners, and long lines at restrooms mean there must be a lot of tourists and visitors in a place. To avoid any inconvenience, it’s wise to bring your own towel and supplies.

3. Always set a meeting point

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When in a place you are not familiar with, you might get lost, especially in crowded places. Better set up a meeting point when this happens to avoid wasting time finding each other, rather than enjoying the limited moments in a new place. And don’t rely too much on phones because signal can be weak at some places. 

4. Take a filling snack with less hassle


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