Choosing to go on tour in the USA is a very good idea. Tours in America are becoming increasingly popular, the reason being that they are fantastic! Before you travel to America you should plan for your tour, this will make your holiday an excellent experience. Here are some great tips for travellers:
Before you travel
-You should pack accordingly for your trip. Remember that you will probably be doing a lot of activities and site seeing, so select some comfortable clothes and some comfortable shoes.
-Check the weather forecast before you go, you might need to bring a lightweight jacket if there is a chance of rain.
-If you need to bring medication then make sure you have enough with you, when on the tour it might be difficult to buy more.
-Make sure that your passport is valid and check for the visa requirements for entering the USA.
-Let people know where you’re going on your trip and some contact details if they may need to get in touch with you.
-Keep all your valuables in a bag that you will carry with you at all times. It’s always a good idea not to leave your valuables in a suitcase.
During the trip
-If you have a tour guide then it’s a great idea to listen to their instructions at all times. They are the expert and are there to make sure you get the most from your trip.
-If you bring a pencil and note pad you will be able to jot down all of the useful information that is on offer.
-It’s best to follow all advice given, if you’re heading out ‘in to the wild’ then make sure you don’t venture into any areas that you are unsure about.
-Remember that you can always use the bathroom in public places, if you find yourself in need of one then hotels, large shops, restaurants and tourist information centres are the best places to go.
-Remember to be respectful of all the various cultures you will see, as a guest in someone else’s country you should try to be courteous at all times.
-Make friends, travelling on a tour is a great way to meet new people. You will be travelling with them so it’s a great idea to introduce yourself and chat.
After your trip
-Before you head home make sure that you have all of your belongings with you. Double check that you have everything that you brought, you don’t want to have to be organising this when you get home.
-Tell all your friends. You will have so many great pictures and stories to tell, your friends will love hearing all about your tour.