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3 tips for planning a city break

Thursday 24 August 2017

3 tips for planning a city break

If you have decided to go on a city break, it is likely that you will have chosen to spend a few nights in your intended destination, so packing as much in as possible is vital to ensure that you have the best time.

In order to organise yourself, it is important to put in some planning time beforehand, and here are three tips which we hope will help you:

Pick your flights wisely

To make the most out of your time while on your city break, it is advisable to choose flights which give you as much exploring time as possible, rather than missing out on precious hours.

By taking off early in the morning when you leave, and choosing late evening flights for your return trip home, you give yourself plenty of time for enjoying your break, which you wouldn’t get if you took flights in the middle of the day.

Choose sensible accommodation

When having a city break it is unlikely that you will spend much time in your accommodation, you’ll be too busy out having fun!

With this in mind, it can be better to choose accommodation which is central, so that you don’t have to worry about getting around to everything you want to see, rather than somewhere which has lots of extras and luxurious décor.

Do your research

If you have limited time to spend in your chosen city, it is integral that you do your research before you go so that you can start exploring as soon as you get there, and won’t spend time wondering where you should be and how to get there.

It is also handy to have an idea of where you’d like to eat, and how these places fit into your schedule, so that you don’t have to waste precious time searching for sustenance during your busy days.

By putting lots of thought into planning your city break before you head off on your trip, you can ensure that you have an amazing time, and that you will see and do everything that you want to.

For city break inspiration, please take a look at our great range of brochures, you’re sure to find a destination that you love the look of.