Tricks for Stress-Free Travel This Summer

Summer Travel Tips

Stay calm and travel on with these tips!

Summertime is almost upon us and that means it’s time for holidays! Vacations are plentiful during the summer season and offer the perfect opportunity for families, couples, and individuals to kick-back, relax, and explore.

Whether you’re heading out on the road, taking to the skies, or traveling by train, here are the safety tips that you need to know to ensure a smooth journey!

The more time you allow yourself to plan your trip, the better. Book your hotel well in advance, print your airplane tickets, and get your car checked up before hitting the road for a journey! Once plans are set, create an itinerary. Print off your schedule and email a copy to yourself and people you’ll be visiting.

Make a list and check it twice.
Make a detailed list of everything that you’ll need to bring. If you’re heading to the slopes, remember all the appropriate attire. If you’re going to a tropical island, pack plenty of sunscreen lotion. Be sure that you have everything that you need before you leave! Don’t forget medications, IDs, passports, tickets, itineraries, maps, cash, insurance info, and credit cards.

Eat clean.
Sure, grabbing a burger is a quick and easy while you’re on the road, but it’s not going to leave you feeling very good. Pack healthy snacks for the car and train trips, and bring plenty of water along, too. Boost your immunity naturally with superfoods and supplements like vitamin C. Nothing adds stress to travel like a cold will!

Research your location.
Find out the customs in the foreign city that you’ll be visiting. A simple Google search can be the difference between making friends and offending the locals.

Leave your belongings protected.
Ensure that your home, auto, and business have the protection that they need to be left alone while you head out on your adventures!

No matter where you are traveling, the professionals at Gee Schussler Insurance Agency hope that you have a safe and fun holiday! Contact us for all of your insurance needs in Orland Park and neighboring cities in Illinois.