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Despite the craziness and how hectic the festive season can get there are a few ways to make sure your holidays are as smooth sailing as possible.

1.Make sure that you plan for after your trip

A lot of people are guilty of planning for the trip and making sure everything is set for before and during the trip but after the trip planning is also essential.

Make sure you’ve shopped for necessities so that you don’t have to worry about spending extra money in January – we all know how dry that month can be.

2.Consider hiring a car

If you plan to take a road trip especially if you are a group of people, try hiring a car to help cut down on costs.

It’s also important to make sure that the car is in tip top shape before embarking on your journey to avoid any setbacks during your trip.

3.Timing is everything

If you are going on a road trip, avoid starting your journey around the 23 to the 26 of December. Such days are notorious for really bad traffic.

If you are flying to your destination, avoid trying to book your flights on these days as most of the flights will most probably be full and you’ll just end up being disappointed in the end.

4.Make sure your home is safe

A lot of robberies happen during the festive season so make sure that your home is safe and secured before you leave.