Make your first trip to the US a wonderful adventure, getting to see new places and experiencing a totally different culture. With some pre planning, your time in the US can be fun and easy. Follow these tips to make your travel to the US the best experience ever.
Choose a flight that is best suited for you; it is wise to book your tickets through a travel agent who can give some good discounts. To avoid confusion about flight timings, call up the airlines office to confirm. Make sure you get the details about your luggage limit for both check in and cabin luggage from your airline. On the day of your departure, reach the airport at least 3 hours before your flight, this way you can make your seat preference. Take care to see that each piece of your luggage has your name and address tag on it. Get currency of your destination country from any of the authorized foreign exchange counters at the airport. Keep your cabin baggage small and handy; pack important items like travel documents, one pair of clothes, a sweater, medicines and so on.
Before planning your trip to the US, make sure you research the places you will be staying at and make reservations in advance at hotels and inns. Carrying a laptop is good to keep in touch with your family and friends; you can even use it to browse the net or share your pictures with others. Do remember to carry your credit card with you; it comes in handy when you do not have enough money to buy something you like. However there are places that do not accept credit cards, so make sure you have your ATM card with you always. Make sure you pack a camera to record your journey and bring back some priceless memories. Lastly, don’t’ forget to get a travel health insurance to stay protected