Your Essential Check-List Guide For Your Next Holiday

28 December 2014

Are you planning a little travel excursion? To help you prepare, we've compiled a series of 'Essential Items' list-guides that will have you packing like a pro whether you're thinking about hitting the road, taking to the skies or setting out to sea.

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Essential Items For An International Flight »

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 Make your way to the departure lounge confident that you have all the essential items

Hopping aboard a plane bound for far off places is one of life's greatest pleasures. While the possibility of discovery and experience  may seem enough to get you through a long haul flight, there are a few creature comforts that will enhance your time in the air and make your journey all the better. From the essentials to the desirables, this comprehensive list incorporates 10 things that every international traveller should take.
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Essential Items For A Domestic Flight »

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 Enjoy your domestic flight by ensuring that you have everything you need

While domestic flights may be more about the convenience of getting from point A to point B as quickly as possible, there are a few steps you can take to make it as comfortable as possible. Start your weekend getaway off right, or land in the right frame of mind for your big business meeting by checking off a few of these essential items when packing for your next domestic flight.
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Essential Items For A Cruise »

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 Enjoy your cruise by ensuring that you have everything you need. Image by Flight Centre's Deryk Lee

If you're thinking of hitting the high seas for a cruise in the near future, you may need a little help when it comes time to pack your bag. Incorporating the essentials such as passports, visas and itineraries is a given, but there are also a few desirable items that go a long way in boosting your enjoyment while out at sea. This list covers all your bases.
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Essential Items For A Rail Trip »

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 Enjoy your rail trip by ensuring that you have everything you need.

Traversing the country by rail is a unique experience that many have added to their list of must-dos. There is a certain romance about riding the rails whether it's just a short sojourn to the next town or a multi-day expedition that snakes through majestic mountain ranges. With this travel experience comes a unique list of items that will enhance your trip. To find out exactly what you need, check out the essentials for a rail trip.
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Essential Items For A Road Trip »

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 Enjoy your car trip by ensuring that you have everything you need.

The road trip has developed into a staple of western culture, a travel experience that caters to families, friends, couples and lone travellers alike. Setting out with nothing but opportunity and the open road ahead is a recipe for memories that will last a lifetime. Although it may be tempting to just hit the road, some preparation for the journey ahead is highly advisable. From a quick once over of the car to the perfect playlist, these are some important road trip essentials.
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Essential Items For A Trekking Expedition »

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 Enjoy a great hike with the right equipment

There are few experiences more satisfying that trekking to the summit of a trail less travelled to savour the views. Hiking holidays are certainly rewarding but when it comes to packing smart, the stakes are high. With limited space, every item counts. From hiking boots to utility gear, this list of essential items for a trekking expedition is perfect for preparing to hit the trails.
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Essential Items For An All-Weather Winter Holiday »

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 Keep toasty and enjoy the winter wonderland

The tranquillity of falling snow is indescribable, covering everything with a soft blanket of subtle sparkle to create an intoxicating magic that only winter can provide. Amidst it all you can enjoy the excitement of sledding, skiing, skating and fishing. Or, simply enjoy the views from the warming embrace of a crackling fire. No matter where or how you decide to spend your time, our list of essential items will prepare you for your next winter holiday.
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Essential Ski Holiday Equipment »

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 Enjoy your ski holiday by ensuring that you have everything you need.

If you want nothing more out of your next holiday than pristine white slopes and runs covered in soft powdery snow, a ski holiday is just for you. It doesn't matter if you prefer downhill, cross-country or snowboarding, this checklist has you covered with items to pack to ensure you're hitting the slopes without a hitch. There are even a few helpful tips for those that are new to sport.
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Essential Items Checklist For Your Summer Holiday »

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 Are you ready for some fun in the sun?

From finding the perfect secluded beach close to home, to journeying across the world to for an epic road trip, summer calls to travellers hoping to relish long days, warm nights and everything in between. The potential for fun seems limitless and this checklist incorporates all of the essentials to enhance your experience.

Todd Sturm

I currently live in Brisbane, Australia. No matter where my travels take me, I enjoy experiencing each destination from the perspective of the locals. Some of my favourite attractions include historic sites, national parks and architectural landmarks.