Spring break is one of the busiest times of the year for the travel industry. It is a time when many take vacations, hoping for some fun away from the stresses of daily life, but can often end up being quite a hassle. Here are some of ORO GOLD’s best tips to help you deal with the spring break rush, and have a holiday that you can truly enjoy.
It can often be hard to properly coordinate your arrival time with your hotel’s check in time, leaving you sitting around in the hotel lobby for a few hours with nothing to do. If this is the case, plan ahead and pack some essential items at the top of your suitcase. This way, it is easy to grab some toiletries and a change of clothes, or even your swimsuit, so that you can freshen up and start your holiday straight away.
Whether it’s to do some holiday shopping or finding somewhere exciting to have a meal, try to immerse yourself in the local culture of your destination as much as possible. Stay away from the areas which cater mostly to tourists, as not only will these be overpriced and less interesting, but it will also be where the majority of the tourists gather. Local restaurants, bars and shops might still be crowded with locals, but you will enjoy the experience far more.
Consider Offbeat Activities
If you are looking for a more active spring break but don’t want to spend your time immersed in a huge crowd of people, do some research on the different activities in the area that are more offbeat, or in locations that are more difficult to find. This will not only ensure that you will avoid the big crowds, but will also make your spring break that much more unique. Do your research as far in advance as possible, and create a ‘must-do’ list so that you don’t forget about certain things once you’re there.
Most airlines will offer you the opportunity to check in for your flight online, up to 48 hours before your flight departs. Not only does this allow you to choose your seat and ensure that any dietary requirements will be catered for, but you can also print off your boarding pass at home. This means that you can often skip the long queues at the check in counters at the airport, saving you much time and stress. Before leaving your house for the airport, make sure that you check to see if your flight is delayed, to save you having to wait around at the airport when you could be waiting in the comfort of your own home.
Whether you’re travelling on your own, with your family, or with a group of friends, these spring break travel tips from OROGOLD Cosmetics will help you to get the most out of your vacation, whilst avoiding the spring break rush as much as possible. If you do find yourself caught up in a crowd, stay relaxed and make the best of the situation, as your vacation should be as stress-free as possible.