The Traveling Bucket List

There are so many things to do when you’re traveling; it can be hard to know where to start. It’s exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time! One way to get started is with a bucket list of places that you want to see or activities that you want to try out. This blog will cover some of the most popular bucket lists for travelers today.

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Safari Trip

There are many reasons why you should go on a safari trip. One of the main reasons is that there are so many beautiful creatures to see all over the world, and it’s important to show your children these animals in person instead of just reading about them. There is so much more information out there than what we read in books or watch on TV shows, which makes going on an African safari one of the most rewarding experiences for everyone involved!

Shark Cage Diving

For one thing, it is thrilling to be near sharks. Sharks are thought of as ferocious animals that want to eat humans for food; however, this is not always true. Many people enjoy watching documentaries about sharks and learning more about them because they are so mysterious. Just like any animal in nature, though, some species of shark will attack if provoked or threatened by a person, while another species may swim away without showing aggression at all! So when on your traveling bucket list, try finding an experience where you can encounter these beautiful creatures in their natural habitat rather than just seeing them through glass windows on land.

Snowboarding

What are the benefits? This is a question that many travelers ask themselves, but it’s an activity everyone should partake in. Snowboarding allows you to connect with nature through exciting activities like sliding down snowy hills at breakneck speeds or pulling off some seriously stylish tricks on your board. It also helps build balance and coordination, both of which can help prevent accidents while traveling. And finally, snowboarding has been shown to boost creativity.

Mountain Climbing

Mountain climbing is a great way to get some exercise. It will make you feel alive! The best part of mountain climbing is it makes for an unforgettable experience, especially when you are with your friends or family members with this blackened grouper filet recipe. You can see the beauty our planet has to offer and appreciate nature more completely because of this view! Not only that, but you also increase self-esteem by conquering something that seems impossible at first glance. That’s why everyone should do it once in their lifetime!

Bungee Jumping

Bungee jumping is a thrilling and heart-pounding activity that you should definitely try at least once in your life. Bungee jumpers plummet towards the ground from great heights, with only an elastic rope preventing them from meeting their demise on impact. This extreme sport will make you feel like you’re flying through the air and give you bragging rights for life! You can choose to go bungee jumping either as a tandem or solo jumper by using harnesses attached to both ankles while wearing helmets, goggles along safety belts.

In conclusion, your traveling bucket list is something that you can look forward to in your lifetime. It will make the memories of seeing different places unforgettable and memorable.

 

Anne

I'm a mother of 2 who likes to get involved in too much! Besides writing here I started a non-profit, I'm on the PTO board, very active in my community and volunteer in the school. I enjoy music, reading, cooking, traveling and spending time with my family. We just adopted our 3rd cat and love them all!

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Post-Covid Travel Does Not Need To Cost A Lot

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If you want to go on a trip now that lockdown restrictions are easing, there are a lot of great places to select from! However, you want to ensure your trip is affordable. Here are some tips to help you do so:

Consider your payment options

One option you need to consider is how you are going to pay for your vacation. It can often be very expensive for you to pay for your vacation and then find the money for trips and such like while you are there. After all, a vacation can represent a large payment in one go. Consider trips where you can put down a deposit and pay per month, which enables you to pay for your vacation over the course of several months or years, so that the payment is spread out, rather than having to cover the entire cost of their vacation in one go. 

Avoid unnecessary frills

Nowadays, there are so many different added costs when it comes to booking a vacation. Don’t get tempted by all of these luxury extras and frills. Paying for priority boarding and seat selection is really not worth it in most cases. Save the money for having fun, such as going to a waterpark resort. Of course, there are certain circumstances whereby you may deem it necessary. However, if you get to the airport at a good time, you have a very, very high chance of being seated together. 

Look out for special deals on flights and accommodation

If you do not need to go abroad at a certain time of the year, you can afford to be a bit more flexible, which means you will be able to take advantage of special deals and discounts. It is worth signing up to the newsletters of several vacation companies so that you can get a notification whenever they have a sale running. There are also those secret resort websites whereby you get a discounted package by booking to stay somewhere without knowing the exact hotel. With this, you will be promised a certain star of hotel, so you will know the standard, and you will know the area too, yet you won’t know exactly where you are going. This enables the company to optimise their bookings so that you get the best possible deals. 

Enjoy a staycation

Another option for reducing the expense on your next vacation is to enjoy a staycation. There are lots of great places in the US and around the state you live in. You do not need to go abroad to have a fun-filled and memorable vacation. Plus, you will save lots of money too, as you won’t need to pay for a plane ticket and you won’t have to deal with the rubbish exchange rates either. 

Going on vacation does not always need to be as expensive as it seems. Follow the tips that have been provided above and you can make your money go further while on vacation.

Anne

I'm a mother of 2 who likes to get involved in too much! Besides writing here I started a non-profit, I'm on the PTO board, very active in my community and volunteer in the school. I enjoy music, reading, cooking, traveling and spending time with my family. We just adopted our 3rd cat and love them all!

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How Can You Save For Your Next Trip Overseas?

 

Most of us have been deprived of the ability to go abroad over the past year. After all, foreign transport has been heavily restricted due to the pandemic. However, the industry has started to open up again, and so you may be considering booking a trip. One thing that you will need to do is make sure you budget effectively and save up the money you need for your next vacation. This is something that we can assist you with. Read on to discover some suggestions and advice when it comes to saving for your next vacation.

  • Set a budget and work out how much money you are going to need – The first thing you need to do is work out how much money you are going to require for your trip. After all, going to Las Vegas is different on the monetary front when compared to deciding to volunteer abroad in Tanzania. Therefore, working out how much money you are going to require is the obvious starting point. The good news is that it is easier than ever before to get this information thanks to the Internet. There are lots of amazing travel blogs whereby travelers explain the costs associated with different activities. 
  • Look for different ways to reduce your monthly expenses – One of the best ways to save money for your next trip is to look for different ways to reduce your monthly outgoings. You will then be able to put the spare money into your saving pot for your trip. You can call your utility providers, TV company, and such like to figure out whether or not you can move onto a cheaper package. A lot of people do not realize that this is a possibility. However, you will be shocked by how many companies offer you a great deal when you tell them you are thinking about leaving because their service is too expensive. If you can move onto cheaper plans for a number of your different fixed monthly expenses, you are going to be able to save up a good chunk of money toward your holiday every month. 
  • Figure out the cheapest way to do vacation activities – Last but not least, we are sure you have some ideas in mind regarding the different activities that you want to enjoy while you are on vacation. This is why we recommend that you take the time to look at this in advance. Sometimes you can save a lot of money by booking your tickets to events and attractions online in advance. Read travel blogs to pick up on some insider tips that have been left by people in the know. There is always a cheaper way of doing something!

 

To conclude, managing your money is one of the first and most important steps when it comes to saving for your next trip. Use the steps and advice that we have provided above to make sure your next trip overseas becomes a reality.

Anne

I'm a mother of 2 who likes to get involved in too much! Besides writing here I started a non-profit, I'm on the PTO board, very active in my community and volunteer in the school. I enjoy music, reading, cooking, traveling and spending time with my family. We just adopted our 3rd cat and love them all!

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