17 Aug, 2023 In Lifestyle & TravelOutdoors

Wanderlust Bound: Essential tips when going abroad

So, you're trying to resist the feeling of going on that last-minute getaway in Europe, aren’t you? 


Well, the Mediterranean is a great option to quickly get things going, with its warm weather, beautiful beaches, and delicious food. Not to mention that Summer is quite abundant in this part of the world!


Here are a few essential tips to help you plan your trip:

Book flights


Book your flights and accommodation early


If you're travelling in September, it's best to book your flights and accommodation as soon as possible not only because of pricing but also to avoid disappointments due to the limited time available.


Pack light


You'll be doing a lot of walking in the Mediterranean, so it's important to pack light.

Pack only the essentials and leave the heavy stuff at home.

Pack light
Sunscreen hat


Bring sunscreen and a hat

The sun in the Mediterranean can be very strong, so it's important to protect yourself from the sun's rays.

Bring sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 (preferably 50+), and a hat to keep the sun off your face.


Stay hydrated


It's important to stay hydrated when you're traveling in the Mediterranean, especially if you're doing a lot of walking.

Drink plenty of water throughout the day and avoid sugary drinks.

Stay hydrated
Learn language


Learn a few phrases in the local language


This will help you communicate with locals and get around more easily.

Even if you don't know much of the language, a few basic phrases can go a long way.


Have fun!


The Mediterranean is a beautiful region with a lot to offer visitors. Relax on the beach, explore the cities, and sample the local cuisine.

Most importantly, have fun and make memories that will last a lifetime.

Have fun

With a little planning and preparation, you can have a wonderful last-minute getaway to the Mediterranean in September.


So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip today!


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