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How to plan a holiday

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For some people, planning a holiday is one of their favourite activities. Others, however, find the process overwhelming. And it’s easy to see why.

There are many moving parts to think of, which – if forgotten – could ruin the experience. Plus, going on holiday is a significant expense – according to data released by Statista, the average UK Jet2holidays package holiday cost £676 in 2021. So as the planner, you can be forgiven for wanting to make sure you get it right.

Yet, if you’re not sure where to start, you’re not alone. We’ve written this handy guide to help you figure out how to plan a holiday.

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How to Travel on a Budget

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Travel is the only thing you can buy that makes you richer.” It’s an old quote but it’s a good one, the benefits of travelling and experiencing new places are almost endless. Whether you’re relaxing on a beach or exploring new cities, a break from the routine helps us refresh and reset. No matter how fulfilling our lives are, doing something different every so often is vital to prevent fatigue setting in. Experiencing new cultures and new ways of living helps us learn not just about the world, but about ourselves. Stepping through historic streets or immersing ourselves in modern wonders helps bring life to the stories we’re told about them.

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