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Travel Planning Resources

travel planning resources

With countless destinations to choose from, the process of planning and booking a trip can be downright confusing. Feeling a bit overwhelmed and unsure where to start things off? That’s where our travel planning guide steps in!

Being travel enthusiasts ourselves at Travel.Radio we have explored more than 100 countries, for work and pleasure, we get it. As travel lovers and experts over the years, we’ve gained a wealth of knowledge Let our expertise guide you seamlessly through the complexity of destination selection, activity planning, and accommodation choices. With our travel planning guide.

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💡Destination Decision: Where to Go?

Selecting your destination is the first crucial step in trip planning. With a whopping 195 countries to choose from, deciding where to go can be daunting. Whether you’re craving a beach getaway, an adventurous expedition, or perhaps a cosy staycation? Explore our favourite destinations, offering insights into countries we’ve personally visited. Gain valuable tips on pre-travel essentials, recommended activities, dining options, currency information, and more on the Destinations page.

🛂 Visa Check: Do You Need One?

Once you’ve chosen your destination, the next checkpoint is checking visa requirements. While staycations may exempt you, exotic locations may require visa arrangements before departure. Always check the visa requirements for your chosen destination to ensure a hassle-free journey.

💉Health Precautions: Vaccinations

Beyond COVID vaccinations, exotic travel may require additional vaccinations. Discover the necessary health precautions for your destination by checking the Fit for Travel website. Stay informed about recommended vaccinations for a safe and healthy travel experience.

📋 Travel Planning: Tailor Your Travel Plans

Once your destination is set, look into the nitty-gritty details with country-specific guides available on our Destination Pages. These guides provide practical information, linking to posts with suggestions for places to visit, activities, and itineraries.

🛫 Flight Logistics: How to Get There

Sorting out your flights is a pivotal aspect of travel planning. Find the best deals on Skyscanner or Kiwi, which are our go-to platforms offering diverse flight options and the flexibility to experiment with dates.  Your journey starts with securing the best combination of carrier, dates, and costs.

🏨 Accommodation Arrangements: Where to Stay

Whether you prefer a luxurious hotel, a cosy apartment, a family-run guest house, or unique stays like treehouses and yurts,, and Verbo have you covered with over 6 million worldwide properties? Explore options confidently with their 24-hour cancellation policy.

🚘 Transportation Choices: How to Get Around

Upon reaching your destination, choose your preferred mode of exploration—be it by train, car, or bike. For car rentals, Expedia offers a reliable service with free cancellation up to 6 hours before pickup. Alternatively, enjoy the scenic route with train travel via Trainline, available for journeys in the UK and throughout Europe.


🏖️ Activity Planning: What to Do

Time for the enjoyable part—organizing your activities! Whether you seek culture, adventure, hiking, walking, food tours, or boat trips, platforms like GetYourGuide and TripAdvisor offer many options. Check our individual Destination Pages for more activity suggestions.

⛑️ Safety First: Insurance

Prioritise your safety with comprehensive travel insurance from providers like SafetyWing, World Nomads and . Covering nomads and adventurous travellers, it includes protection against accidents, mishaps, illness, and delays, with optional COVID-19 coverage. Ensure peace of mind, especially in the current climate.