Planning for a spring break vacation can seem like a far-off task for your future self to deal with, but, the truth is, the sooner you plan, the more seamless your experience will be. Spring break tends to be that one time a year when even your most thrifty friends break out their wallets and join the fun, and a lot of other travelers are about to do the same. Early birds get better flight times, accommodation options and prices, depending on how touristy the destination.
Check your work and school schedules and get planning.
Most employers have a set holiday schedule for the year, so employees know exactly if and when they have a holiday break. If you do have one built in to your schedule, plan around your days off and enjoy a long weekend trip over Easter. This might mean a closer locale to spring break in, but that will also mean more money saved and less hassle for you.
For students looking to get away during your week off, check out the exact dates for your university. Once you and your group have all the dates worked out, you can easily settle on a halfway point to meet up and vacation. Just remember, everyone is vacationing at the same time, so, if there is somewhere specific you would love to go, book early. Prices will only rise later and become more difficult to book.
If you need a longer vacation, use some paid time off from work and link up with friends doing the same for a full week away. You’ll have a fun trip to look forward to and plenty of time to save up and plan all the details.
Barcelona has seen a recent influx of craft cocktails bars within the past five years or so, and Sant Antoni seems to be one of the city’s epicenters of such swanky watering holes. Amid the crisscross streets, organic grocery stores and the soon-to-open, recently renovated Sant Antoni market is Bitter, an inconspicuous cocktail bar where there’s more than meets the eye.
While your first inclination might be panic when you map out the various appointments and meetings on your upcoming business trip, relax. Trust us, a rental car has you covered.
Friends and family members of travelers are always looking for the right gift. It’s hard to find something that will surprise a traveler and also be something they use often. Many are trying to look past the typical gifts travelers get, such as notebooks and pens, and looking more toward destination-specific or more unique items. Gift giving can be difficult for some that don’t know what a traveler is looking for or needs, but these three gifts are a great starting point.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.