6 Tips For Surviving Holiday Travels

The holidays are the most hectic time to travel. Long lineups, heavy traffic, delayed flights and luggage, rushing to the airport stuck in a snowstorm and organizing your family so there are no ‘Home Alone’ moments where one child gets left and forgotten about. Whether you’re traveling near or far, here are 6 tips to surviving holiday travels. 

6 Tips For Surviving Holiday Travels

By Hayo Magazine

  • Pack Light

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    Try to avoid checking your luggage which will stop any chances of high risk luggage delays during the holiday season. Instead, opt to pack a carry-on of minimal necessities you need for the holidays.

  • Research Ahead

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    Looking over any luggage restrictions, planning alternative traffic routes and confirmation on the time of your flight and area of departure. Most importantly: you packed your passport. 

  • Arrive Early To The Airport

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    Traffic during the holidays is heavier than ever. Make sure you give yourself enough time to make it to the airport, at least an hour before you are expected to be there. 

  • Breathe

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    When your feeling overwhelmed the most important thing we can do is to inhale and exhale. Taking long deep breathes will soften any anxious travellers anxiety and relax your mind, body and soul. 

  • Pack Healthy Snacks

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    This is the season to eat too many sugary sweets leading to major sugar crashes. Make sure to pack healthy snacks like, nuts and seeds, bananas and protein bars to keep your mind and body sharp. 

  • Ship Your Gifts

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    To save your thoughtfully wrapped gifts from being torn apart at security make sure to send your gifts in advance or wait until you arrive at your destination to wrap them. 

What are your tips for surviving holiday travels? Share with us in the comment box below!

Candice Savage
Candice Savage

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