How to choose to go on vacation

Sometimes deciding where to go on vacation is more of a job than what you get paid for. Do you want to go away where it is cold or hot? Or go to a Tropical or cool climate? Here are some tips to help you figure out where you want to go for your vacation.


Decide where you want to go. Be specific. Maybe write down 5 destinations where you want to go and then narrow down. You might think I want to go to Europe. But the more specific thought should be I want to go to London. It is a goal that you can get behind.


Ok, now you have the destination. The next step is how long. Do you want to stay for a week or 10 days? ‘


Now here is the cost. Decide where you would like to stay. For example Inns, bed and breakfasts or hotels. You can do some online shopping to get approximate prices for the hotels.  


Start saving money. You can figure out your budget and what you need to save for the trip. You can cut the expensive coffee, dinners every night, bag lunch and more. Also, You can go to to get prices for long term parking with the cost of one night stay. So you do not need to worry about the parking fees at the airport. Look for prices on line for air fare, coupons and any other discounts. You can also get a rewards credit card that you can exchange miles or points for free hotel stays and free flights.


Book your flight and hotel room. Alert your credit card company that you will be away. (You do not want to have your purchases flagged and be on the phone with the credit card company instead of enjoying your vacation.


Enjoy your vacation, you earned it. The best advice I can give you is to pick the destination that you want to go. Never been to Paris? Go! Never been to Disney? Go! The point I am making is just go and have fun!