Coping With Vacation Issues

Starting with the family There are a few popular family vacation destinations but with a little creativity you may be able to find the perfect travel destination for you and your family. Camping trips are one example of a great family vacation. If you want to plan the ultimate family vacation where your children will be thrilled with every activity, you should plan on in central Florida. In addition, you can go fishing or rafting, which are great activities to do with your family or alone. The ...
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Thursday Island And Torres Strait

After reaching the Tip of Cape York Peninsula, freshening up in one of the surrounding rock pools and taking pics of the sign with your vehicle nearby, so that you will have super bragging rights for when you get home, there is not a great deal left to do. Maybe it's time for a sojourn to Thursday Island in order to recuperate from the many days of harsh travelling by 4WD and to enjoy some of the wonders that the Torres Strait Islands have to offer. Back at Bamaga, arrangements can be made to ...
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Bargain Hunter for Vacations

Booking your vacation reservations can be made much easier by booking them online. From your airline flights to hotel to golf holidays in Spain and camping at the Grand Canon, you can do it all from the comfort of your own home. This can save you time and energy in planning your trip and you can look for bargains. Research is essential before planning your vacation. If you plan and research, then you can look for cheap holidays and bargains to help you save money. By comparing prices, you can ...
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Why Tsavo East For An Africa Kenya Safari

A Kenya safari Holiday would not be complete without visiting Tsavo East National Park, which is part of the Tsavo National Park, which comprises Tsavo East and Tsavo West forming the biggest game sanctuary in Kenya, covering over twenty one thousand square Km's. Amongst the main attractions of the park on your africa kenya safari are the large number of elephants although you can see many other game as well. It is easily accessible by road, and you can fly in by light aircraft to one of the ...
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What to Pack for Your Caravan Holiday

Deciding what to pack and what not to pack, no matter what sort of a holiday you have, is a fine art. This can be compounded if you are planning several months on the road. Spend some time thinking about what you must have and what you only think you must have. Make lists and ask family and friends who have undertaken similar trips. The old saying "less is better" is generally useful advice for travellers. Having said that, you should not deprive yourself of something that is going to make your ...
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Communications on Your Caravan Holiday

Whether you are on a short holiday or an extended trip, being able to communicate with family and friends and also be contacted by them may be important, even crucial, particularly if you are traveling through remote areas. E-MAIL E-mail is fast becoming a major communications carrier. There are also an increasing number of internet cafes around the country where you can send and receive messages from. If you already use e-mail at home, contact your service provider and find out how to send and ...
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Your Money Matters (issues) for a Caravan Holiday

Before you start your holiday, work out a budget. This is especially important if you are going to be away for a long trip. Try to plan your cash flow and make arrangements of how you are going to continue paying your normal bills at home as well. Budgets Working out a budget will give you an idea of how much your planned trip might cost. Money matters items to include will be:
  • Fuel costs - make allowances for the increase price of fuel in remote areas (it goes up quite significantly), also
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Insurance and Roadside Assistance for Your Caravan Holiday

It is not until you break down that you realise just how much you really need insurance and roadside assistance. This is even more compounded when you are a long way from home on a holiday and you have no other way of getting anywhere or doing anything if your can or caravan has broken down. You can not put a monetary price on your peace of mind. Insurance and roadside assistance provides that peace of mind when you are traveling so you can just enjoy your holiday. Insurance Before you take ...
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Planning Your Trip - Caravan, Motorcycle, Holiday of Any Sort

A tour or any trip does not just happen; you need to spend some time planning your trip. When is the best time to travel; what will the weather be like; are you going during school holidays time; how are you going to find your way; do you need any permits etc? By planning your trip before you leave you will be able to answer these questions to make sure your holiday is as stress free as possible. Do not necessarily get bogged down in all the finite details though; some decisions, such as where ...
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Your Caravan Layout and Fixtures

The interior caravan layout and fixtures is important. There are a number of things to consider. One is the size of the bed. Double beds in caravans are often smaller than the normal one at home. Sometimes caravan beds are shaped with rounded corners, which means it is extremely difficult to use a fitted sheet. Similar problems can occur with beds in motorhomes. In campervans, beds can be even bigger than king-size so, again, sheets may be a problem. The choice of single beds versus double beds ...
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