Weekend getaways help you charge yourself up when you have less time but a dire need to quench your wanderlust. Proper planning for your weekend getaway can make it a lot more enjoyable as well as less tiring. Let us take you through 3 things to consider while planning your weekend getaway and make the most of it:
1. Visit a Place, Nearby
This is the first rule of a successful weekend getaway, (unless you like long drives). Ideally, your weekend getaway destination shouldn’t take you more than 3 hours on road to reach or entail a no-stoppage flight. There’s a plethora of tourist places or resorts near all major cities; that can be uncovered one by one.
2. Getaway Goal
Pick a destination according to your getaway goal. If you wish to find peace and tranquility, opt for a resort or try going up-hills (if any nearby). If you want to be pampered and relaxed, make sure the place you are going can provide a great spa. If you wish to catch up with friends and indulge in all things adventurous, you need to ensure your travel destination can provide you that.
3. Plan in Advance
Planning plays a crucial role to achieve a fulfilling vacation, especially when you are pressed for time. Make sure you book flights, reserve hotel and create a travel blueprint, the weekend preceding your planned vacation.
Also, gather every travel essential like your travel bag, snacks, little medical kit, clothes, shoes, etc during the week so you can just hit the road the moment you are out of office on Friday evening.
Refuel your car-tank, inflate your car-wheels, make sure you have a spare-tire and withdraw the necessary cash from the ATM on Thursday itself. All these small and sundry things can save you time and energy to kick-start your getaway in a jovial mood.