10 Tips for planning an Epic Christmas Vacation

Choose a #Destination

France, Switzerland, Austria, the UK, Belgium, Italy, Denmark, Hungary, Slovenia, and the Czech Republic also feature some of the most beautiful Christmas markets offering a plethora of activities.  

Start planning ahead

While most people wait till the end to book their vacation, it’s better to get a head start.  Once you have the location finalised, you can browse through hotels and flights and shortlist the options that suit you the best 


Have a budget

Creating a budget will help you have a spending limit. Analyse your past budget for gifting, decor, and other Christmas season expenses. See if you can deduct from some categories and add to your vacation budget. 

Find out about special event

Is there a special Christmas concert happening in your desired destination? Is there an annual Christmas Carnival there? Be on the lookout for special events so that you can make the most of your festive vacation by booking in advance. 

Start #Saving

To make your Christmas dream holiday a reality, it is important to start saving early. Once you have your budget jotted down, you’ll have an idea of the amount you’ll need for Christmas 

Buy Christmas gifts in July Sale

If you don’t want to splurge on Christmas gifting, a great hack is to start buying early. There are great discounts during Black Friday Sales that you can leverage. 

Book Early

The best hotels and flights get booked quickly around Christmas time. To get the best deals and avoid missing out on your preferred accommodation, it is best to book months in advance. 

Make a #Packing List

You don’t want to forget special Christmas gifts and stockings that you bought for Christmas eve. Make a list of everything that you’ll need, from clothes, and presents to even some wrapping paper for last-minute gifting.  

Take the Weather into Account

The December weather can get quite harsh and chilly if you’re planning to travel to snowy areas. Keep an eye on forecasts to choose the safest means of travel.  

Sit back & enjoy quality family time

With all the planning you’ve been doing, it’s finally time to relax and create special memories with your family this Christmas. Ultimately, Christmas is all about sharing love and joy with your family.