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Planning a dream vacation can be a bit overwhelming. Plane flights, hotel reservations, and purchasing tickets can seem like a daunting task. However, thinking and prioritizing can make planning your vacation a lot smoother!
First, you need to think about what you want in vacation. Do you want a fun, adrenaline filled adventure? Do you prefer a low-key, quaint stay in a country Bed and Breakfast? You need to sort out what type of vacation you are wanting and make a list of the most important aspects.
Some important things you may want in a vacation are:
What things are important to you when planning your ultimate, dream vacation? Try to make a list of the most important things you would like to experience. These things will help you make decisions that will affect many other aspects of your planning.
Now that you have the most important aspects of your vacation listed, it is time to prioritize. You need to ask yourself, "What are the most important things that I need/want/desire out of my vacation?" You now need to take the most important things off your brainstorming list and make them the high priorities for your vacation.
By having a small group of priorities you can start the next aspect of planning your dream vacation: researching and budgeting.