Posted on Jul 03, 2008 | Comments 0
When you think of summer, what is your first thought? Hot suns of summer and most importantly vacations [Spending summer holidays].
Many prefer traveling in summer as this is the time when schools will be closed for children and many love to spend the summer in a beach or any cold places or any hill station to control the effects of sun.
Traveling in summer needs some special preparations, which helps you to overcome the adverse effects of the bright sun and hot air of the sun [Travel survival tips].
You know the vacation time earlier only, so you can plan the vacations before-hand and can eliminate the unnecessary expenses.
Traveling on a low-budget plan can be tricky and hard as you should make your preparations before only, but planning a budget vacation plan is not impossible [Cheap air travel].
So, every thing is planned for your vacation and you have packed the items with the help of checklist. But, before going on a summer trip, you should know the different summer safety tips for making your summer vacation memorable.
If you are sick during the summer vacation, you will be missing the vacation and your family will also miss the mood of enjoying as you will not be well. So, there are some basic tips to follow for making the summer trip safe and successful. Take some safety measures before you start for the summer vacation.
Safety measures before you start traveling:
Book the hotel: Summer season is preferred by almost many tourists and if you are traveling to any hill station or any cold place, accommodation is very hard. If proper planning is not made, you cannot get the room. So, book the accommodation before you visit the place, do not postpone the booking for last minute. If you cannot find the accommodation in any hotel, you can at least search for some resorts. Last minute bookings are very hard and very hectic. You can also get the best price if you book before only.
Plan in advance: Know about the place you are visiting, as it helps you to know about the way of transport and different means of transportation. If the place has different means of transportation, you can choose the most convenient way of transportation and can also get a best bargain price for the destination.
Clothing: As you know the climatic conditions of the destination, you can pack clothes according to the climatic conditions. If the destination has different climatic conditions, you can pack the clothes accordingly. For e.g.: If your vacation stop has both beaches and hill stations, then pack some light weight cotton clothes, while for the hill station you can pack some jute clothes to provide warmth for your body in the night.
Do not bother much about clothes, as you are traveling in summer, there are rare chances of temperature changes abruptly and snowing. Even for a chance, pack some warm clothes if you are not sure of the place temperature [Tips for travel clothing].
Be safe in summer sun: Staying safe is very hard aspect as you should be ready to control the adverse effects of the shining sun. Always carry sunscreen lotion with SPF-15 to 30 for controlling the UV radiations of the sun.
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