London 2012 Olympics

A Little Help with Booking Your Holiday

Booking your trip away can be a little daunting at times, this is especially the case if you do not usually book foreign travel and this can make it all seem a little daunting and can easily overwhelm many people.

So here are a few hints and tips to help you make it as easy as possible.

  • Make sure that you allow yourself as much time as you can to book of the incidentals that are required to make a holiday run smoothly. Doing things in a rush is never a good idea as this is usually when mistakes are made and stress levels start to run high.
  • Make sure you think about how you are going to get to and from your flight. If you have booked a package holiday then this will be taken care of at your destination but you will still need to think about how you are going to get from your home to the airport and then back again on your trip home.
  • If you decide to drive to the airport then you need to make sure that you book your airport parking with plenty of advance notice. This will ensure two things, that you get a space and that you get the best deal that you can. This is even more important if you are planning on taking your holiday at a peak time like when the children are off school. Most of the UK airports have airport parking including Heathrow car parking, airport parking at Gatwick and Luton parking.
  • Make sure that you passports are all up to date as you will not be able to travel if your passport has expired. Save yourself a lot of time and hassle now and check that you are valid to travel. If not then you can apply for a new passport and it will be back in plenty of time for your trip.
  • If you are travelling with a baby then make sure you check up on the rules and regulations for things that you are permitted to take on board the plane with you as hand luggage, this will mean that you board the plane with everything that you need.
  • If you or any member of your family is on medication then make sure that you have enough to last for the duration of your time away.

2012 Olympics Dates

July 27th - August 12th

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