Travel anywhere you want to go. Start making plans this year to take the trip you’ve always
wanted to take. Don’t be shy. Put it together and watch what can happen. With a little planning
and coordinating, you can be on your way.
1-Choose Your Destination
There are so many places to choose from, but pick the place you’ve always wanted to go.
Then research and investigate and put your plans on paper. Once you know where you want to
go, then planning it is what will make it possible.
2-Choose Your Dates
Six months out is not unreasonable. This will give you time to secure your funds and save for
your trip. Planning ahead will also allow you to adjust your work schedule, put in for vacation
time, and get projects and everything taken care of ahead of time.
3-Choose Your Budget Plan
A well-planned trip will take a little time, but it will be worth it. Know what funds you will be
using for your trip and set them aside. Follow the budget precisely and curb any unnecessary
spending before, during and after your trip. Your sacrifices will produce a great reward and one
that will bring lasting memories. Plus, you will be motivated to budget your income when you
have such a fun time on the horizon.
There is so much to see, and so many places to go, and such little time to do it. Make every
effort to see the world and take it all in. You’ll be glad you did! And you’ll have stories to tell for
years to come!
Article Written by: Debbie Harper, Ph.D.