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Travel Temptations: 4 Things You Won’t Be Able to Resist on Your Next Vacation

When you next go travelling you need to make the most of your time away. It’s really important to do what’s necessary to enhance the experience of being somewhere new. There’s this great quote that goes ‘Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer’, and it really is true. You will benefit so much from being able to see the world and explore different countries.


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And, you need to come up with plenty of ideas for things to do while you’re away. The idea should be that you experience things you’ve not experienced before. Trying something new is the best way of enjoying a full and immersive experience. Here is a list of four things you definitely won’t be able to resist doing next time you take a holiday.

Sampling Award Winning Food

When you go on holiday one of the main benefits is that you get to try foreign food. It’s great to sample other cuisine and the food of different cultures. This gives you a taste for new things and helps to refine your palate. When you read about the food vacations, you may read a lot about eating out in Bologna, or Michelin dining in New York. These are the pinnacles of modern cuisine, and a welcome treat if you get the chance. But, wherever you go, you still need to make sure you sample some of the award-winning food. You may never get the opportunity to do this again, so it’s important to take this chance. Sampling a new type of food for the first time is a wonderful experience, and

Taking Selfies

Selfies are the newest modern craze to sweep the internet and social media. In the reverse of decades ago people no longer want anonymity. Everybody wants their face and their business broadcast on social media. Whether this is a good thing remains to be seen. But it is useful for sharing your experiences with your friends and family. And you definitely won’t be able to resist some holiday snaps! Charge up your phone, make sure you have wi-fi, and start snapping away. Try to make sure you get selfies of value with iconic or important relevance. Don’t just snap away aimlessly because people won’t bother looking at many if you do.


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Drinking at Midday

Look, being away and off work for a while gives you the chance to live vicariously. You can do things you would never normally do, like drinking at midday! It might sound like something implausible right now, but when you get out there you’ll change your mind. You don’t have the stress, worries and responsibilities of day to day life to contend with. You can relax and just focus on enjoying yourself. And there’s nothing wrong with a late morning or early afternoon cocktail to kick off proceedings! Start as you mean to go on, and make sure you have fun. This is an opportunity to behave in a way you wouldn’t normally. You might even want to take some cocktail selfies at the same time!

Buying Souvenirs

Souvenir tat. We’ve all been there. We’ve all done it. Look, we all know that most souvenirs are a bit rubbish. But, the point is they are a reminder of an experience. Of a time in our lives that we want to look back on fondly. That’s what is so good about them. And, by purchasing for friends and family too, you make them a part of your experience. Souvenirs come in all different shapes and sizes, and it’s pretty clear you’ll be able to find something that appeals to you. It depends on who you’re buying for, but we generally find that anything related to food or drink often is the best way to go. That way it’s consumable and tasty. It gives the feel of being back on your vacation, but it’s not something people have to make excuses to like! Stick with the consumables if you’re buying gifts. If you’re getting something for you then food or utensils would also be a great shout.

Going on holiday is all about the great experiences you can enjoy. It’s about switching off from normal life and enjoying something a bit different. And the way to ensure this happens is to try out as many new things as possible. Now, there are certain things you’re not going to be able to resist on vacation, if you’re doing it properly. So, make sure you get the most out of your vacation by following the ideas on here.


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Hi, my name is Samantha, Finance Managing Guru by day, Travel Blogging Enthusiast by... well... day too! Haha! Travelling King is the destination hotspot for the wannabe traveller! Showcasing affordable, luxurious getaways for the budget conscious! With the combination of my financial knowledge and travelling experiences I aim to show you, with a little planning, the right budget and a realistic goal you can fulfil your travel fantasies and explore the world whatever your budget or desires may be!