Summer is hitting in, which obviously means its vacay time, not for everyone but for the majority of us. But before you leave, here are some things you should do.
Read Read and Read.
Do your reading and catch up on the events going on in your preferred destination. Be aware of the visa requirements, their laws & customs, and how the medical systems are in the country – or countries that you plan to visit, and this will allow you to be at ease while planning the next steps of your preparation.
Make sure your passport is in check!
Make sure your little travel book is up to date, as all passports should be valid for up to six months from your next exit date in the country, and also should have two blank pages.
When you know your passport is in check, make a copy of your passport, copy the page with your photo and full name and keep these separately from your originals.
Get a Visa.
If you need one that is …
Research on the Travel Warnings and Alerts.
These two factors will most likely affect your travel plans, local security messages, update day to day news update could be helpful.
Foreign Phone Plan.
Research on the phone plans in other countries and see cheaper alternatives or even go for an international roaming plan.
World of Adaptors and converters
Of course you’ve got to charge your smart phone, and trust not all plus are alike, so do your research on the sockets in the places you would be visiting, and invest in adapters and portable chargers likewise.