Heading to Europe? Yay! There are few things more fun than a European vacation. But if you’re wondering how you can get the most out of your trip, this post is for you. With so much to see and do, and so many countries to explore, it can be difficult to choose the best experiences. Here are some top tips to make sure you get the most out of your Europe trip:
Book in advance
You probably don’t want to spend most of your European trip in line for attractions right? That’s why it’s a good idea to book some of your activities and tours in advance. That doesn’t mean that you need to schedule everything, but if you know you definitely want to visit a particular attraction and you’ll be sad if you miss out, why not make sure you can save time and hassle. A little bit of planning can have a massive impact on your trip.
You’ve probably heard this before, but packing light is crucial. If you’re travelling in summer, you’ll naturally have a much lighter bag. And if you’re travelling in fall or winter, you can simply commit to doing some laundry along the way. The last thing you want is to be dragging a 50 pound suitcase down cobblestone streets in the heat of the day. If you can, consider using a backpack instead- that way you can ensure that you’ll only pack what you need, and you’ll be much more mobile when you’re getting from point A to point B.
Get some relaxation in
So many people travel to Europe and then return home just as tired and stressed out as they were when they left. Often, this is because they’ve tried to pack in way too many activities and destinations.
One of the best things you can do is consider taking a luxury yacht charter in Greece, or look at a few different Greek sailing holidays. Not only will you get to see many different places, but you’ll be able to enjoy your time on the boat and truly relax.
If there’s one thing you want to avoid, it’s being uninsured while you’re traveling. While I would love to tell you that you’re guaranteed to avoid a lost passport, pickpocketing, a broken ankle, or food poisoning, these things happen to travellers all over the world every day. If you’re travelling anywhere, travel insurance will give you the peace of mind you need to enjoy every part of your trip- knowing you’re covered in the event of an emergency.