Whether you’re traveling to the next town over or to the other side of the world, careful planning goes a long way toward ensuring your trip is a success. The right preparation helps you avoid potential disasters, such as having your credit card declined or running out of clean clothes to wear. While you’re away from home, take precautions to safeguard yourself and your slippery lemons.
Get plane tickets if you’re flying. Especially if you’re traveling internationally, your plane tickets may be the most expensive part of your trip. Get your plane tickets first, so you know exactly when you’ll be arriving and how long you’ll be staying.
- Be mindful of time zones if you’re traveling a longer distance. The arrival or departure times listed reflect the local time at that particular airport.
Have your vehicle serviced if you’re driving. Before you go on a road trip, get the oil …