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Doing These 9 Things Will Keep You Travel Ready Throughout The Year

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Here’s a list of things you need to have with you to be travel ready. All you need to worry about after is packing your bags and getting on board.

Doing These 9 Things Will Keep You Travel Ready Throughout The Year:

  1. Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir)
  2. Lahaul and Spiti (Himachal Pradesh)
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh)
  5. Orchha (Madhya Pradesh)
  6. Bhimashanker (Maharashtra)
  7. Bangalore (Karnataka)
  8. Tamara Resort, Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)
  9. Mumbai (Maharashtra)

1. Always Keep A Moisturiser And Sunscreen In Your Toiletries Kit


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You might need it in cold places like Srinagar. The diverse, unpredictable climate in India might give you a tough time. Keep a spare if needed. HolidayIQ Traveller Haresh from Mumbai shares, “We had undertaken shikara ride at Dal lake, best time is from 4. 00 pm to 8. 00 pm. It is very cold place and it often rains during May and June. So one must be prepared.”

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2. Buy Small Soap Bars. Stock Them. Get Them Out Only When You’re Packing


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We can’t live without soaps and finding one in remote valleys of Spiti could be like searching for diamonds in your bathroom. Let’s go get ‘em today. The below review says it all. HolidayIQ Traveller Anurag Sharma from Gurgaon shares, “If Kashmir is the heaven then Spiti is where it starts .. The most amazing travel of my life was through this wonderful mountain desert.”

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3. Add To Your Set Of Pajamas And Shorts


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They can be worn anywhere in any climate. May it be mountains or beaches, you can wear them anywhere at any event. HolidayIQ Traveller Rohini Rajshekhar shares about Rajasthan, “Hot even in october. have sufficient water to avoid dehydration. Wear Cotton clothes.”

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4. Get A Scrubba Washing Bag


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All your worries to wash your clothes will be over. Whichever part of the world you are in, this bag will wash your clothes under three minutes. Especially in offbeat places like Tawang. HolidayIQ Traveller Archana Kamath shares, “Tawang is a remote and incredibly beautiful place. It is off the beaten path of normal tourist routes.The journey to Tawang is breathtaking. Visit the place if you appreciate solitude and simplicity. There are no pubs or discotheques or shopping malls. Long walks are the best way to explore and get the feel of the town.”

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5. Don’t Bunk Office Unnecessarily. Accumulate Paid Leaves


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That’s right. Next time you fall sick, try to make it to office and work. If you can work from home, even better. Use these leaves when you need them most - to travel. HolidayIQ Traveller Palash Sen shares, about Orchha, “Perfect place for a long holiday trip for family. Food is very good as we can try different locations. Food for our change of tastes. There is no such marketing places in Orchha except outside the Sheesh Mahal Palace. There are some good Curio shop. Place to say Sheesh Mahal Palace was good experience to stay within the for premises. Food is excellent. Must see the Light and Sound show (2 shows in English and Hindi). Specially voice of Amitabh Bachhan in English show. Must visit Laxmi Narayan Temple. Ram Raja Temple. Chhatris Sheesh Mahal, Jahangir Mahal. Please take a local Guide (english/hindi) to check all the spots within Mahal / Palace to heard all the stories.”

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6. Invest In A Multipurpose Windcheater


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No, windcheater are not only for rains, they’re equally useful in cold weather too. Keep ‘em handy when you’re roaming in the western ghats. HolidayIQ Traveller Saranya Devanathan shares about Bhimashankar, “The travel to Bhimashanker itself is enjoyable in Sahyadri hill range. Supposed to be good during monsoon. In January itself it is so nice - imagine how it will be after rains.”

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7. Stock Energy Bars And Packed Food


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No more waiting for eating. Eat on the go and reach your destination soonest. Also, shops in  some cities like Bangalore shut down in the night. What after? Cuppa Noodles! 
HolidayIQ Traveller Saurabh Maheshwari says, “It's a happening city, with no night life. If you are lover of city life this is one place in India you must visit.”

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8. Always Keep Some Cash Handy


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The world runs on cash. Not every remote place has ATMs. Keeping some cash handy doesn’t hurt. Although, don’t keep ten grand, what if you lose the bag? HolidayIQ Traveller Manohar Godse shares about Tamara Resort Coimbatore, “My main purpose to visit Tamara was to have an isolated holiday away from concrete jungle and typical ambience of the city hotels. I loved the tent style accommodation.”

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9. Buy A Book You Always Wanted To Read And Don’t Read It Until You’re On A Trip


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HolidayIQ Traveller Kunal Dholakia shares about Mumbai to Bangalore train journey, “Train took me around 24 hours Journey to reach Bangalore, Its very long journey. Recommended to travel from Mumbai to Bangalore via bus or private vehicle.”

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