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If you’re going away for more than a few days, a holiday home will be your best bet since being in a hotel tends to incur more expenses and restrictions. If you’re going with your kids, a hotel shouldn’t even be an option to consider for your peace of mind, space, and finance.
With a rental home, you still feel like you are at home. You have a roof over your head after the hectic days exploring. You have a beautiful kitchen where you can prepare whatever meal you want and most especially, you have time for your partner since the kids will be staying in their room. The benefits of staying in a luxury home are many, especially if it is a long holiday. Here are some reasons why a holiday home is the best choice for you:
1. Save money by cooking your food
If you and the family are staying in a hotel, the chances are that you spend more money on their pricey meals and entertainment. This additional expense will cut into your budget and for many, it can be a nightmare. A holiday home, on the other hand, gives you a kitchen that allows you to explore and also keep to your budget. People often stay away from holiday homes because they seem more expensive than hotels, but think of how much money you will save by catering for yourself.
2. Optional extra service
If money is not a problem, you can demand additional services like a chef who will do the cooking, maids, and butlers. If you must enjoy your holiday or relaxation in luxury, such services will guarantee that you are at your most relaxed. Extra service is optional and best suited for those who aren’t scared of parting with more of their money for pleasure. Apart from the joy of having someone else handle the cooking, washing and other chores, it gives you more time to enjoy the holidays with your family.
3. Consider the kids
Imagine sharing a hotel room with your kids. Indeed, there will be little opportunity for you to spend with your partner or perhaps, a friend. But if it is a holiday home with multiple rooms, that is no longer an issue. Depending on what you’re looking for in a holiday home, some comes with a gym, while others offer full concierge service and waiting staff to keep the kids out of your hands and happily engaged.
Speak to your travel agent when next you are planning your holidays or check online for many easy-to-book luxury holiday homes for your family.
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New to an area or just finding yourself lost more often than you would like. There is a remedy! All it takes is the courage to explore. For some, this will be more about the courage, and for others, you may look at this and say who has time for that, but it is much easier for you (with both arguments) to muster it up and go for it. Practicing your route can give you several benefits.
How many times have you lost yourself, gotten turned around, taken a wrong turn (because really who can keep it straight when your app is telling you to turn in 500 feet), or sat in a parking lot waiting for your maps app to find out how to get you where you want to go? Add all these together, and you may be surprised at what you find. The average driver can lose themselves and end up driving an extra over 250 miles per year. Still, think you don't have the time to spend just driving around your area to become familiar with the roads?
Let's say that you get lost going from home to work. This event happens on a regular basis, and you have just come to figure that you will get lost anywhere no matter what. Being lost does not have to be the case, as given enough of an opportunity you too can develop a sense of direction. All it takes is a chance to focus on your surroundings instead of the traffic around you or what's happening that day.
The suggestion would be to determine some areas that you travel to (or get lost in) more frequently. Pull up your GPS, find a couple of base points that you know and then start driving around. You can choose a particular pattern that you want to try to drive or just aimlessly turn at different roads; this part doesn't matter. What matters is that you are paying attention to landmarks, layouts, and some major road names and intersections as you drive. You may wonder if this will honestly do anything for you later, but you will reap the benefits next time you are driving in that area and remember that 7-eleven or funny shaped building that give you a point of reference and enable you to get back on track much faster than you would have otherwise.
Another drive, another chance
Give yourself a few trips around and reap the rewards of your courage and the extra time that you will now have by not being lost as much. You will also get the chance to learn places that are around you and, if you choose, to give you a fun time with anybody that comes along for the ride.