To help you out selecting the perfect transportation for your vacation, this post explores some of the most common forms of transportation around the world.
There are a lot of different kinds of transport which are used around the world. From vastly-sized boats to the smallest of bikes, people have been devising ways to move around the planet for hundreds of years. When you’re on vacation, though, you’re not worried about where the transport originated. Instead, you’re going to be looking to find ways to make it enhance your break, while also giving you the chance to take it easy. To help you out with this, this post will be exploring some of the most common forms of transportation around the world.
Giving you both a vantage point and the chance to go where other transport simply can’t, riding a bike is a great way to get around when you're in a new place. These sorts of tools can be hired almost everywhere, and you don’t need any special training to use them. Instead, as long as you have some experience, you will be able to cycle anywhere in the world, and issues like road layouts shouldn’t be a concern.
When you want to cover a longer distance, having a car can be invaluable, but it won’t be worth spending the whole vacation in one. One day car hire services can be found across the world, giving you access to the chance to only keep this tool for as long as you need it. A lot of people find that they only need a car for a short time during their stay.
Buses and Trains
Driving can be fun, but nothing quite beats being able to sit back and relax, taking in the sights as someone else is in control. Buses and trains are the best ways to do this by land. Not everywhere will have trains to support this notion, but most will have some sort of bus or coach service which can act as a replacement.
This next option is for those with dreams of seeing their vacation locations from the best possible position. Helicopter tours are becoming more and more popular around the world, with most cities offering this sort of experience. Of course, while this will cost a little bit of money, it will give you the chance to see a place like never before. In some cases, you may need to pass some medical tests for this sort of transportation.
Finally, as the last option to consider, a country's coastline can often tell a lot about the place. Travelling by boat will give you the chance to see this unique feature, while also saving money on options which involve flying. Of course, this will take a lot longer than other transport methods, but will be worth it once you see the land from the water.
With all of this in mind, it should be a lot easier to start using your vacation transport to enhance the time you have away. While you have access to all of these at home, it will still be worth making the most of them while away. There are a lot of countries in the world which can be traversed in less than a day.
by Natalie Marie.
An Aussie girls guide to
I make all of the mistakes
so you don't have to.
Hi! I'm Natalie Marie, a travel blogger and photographer from Melbourne, Australia with a severe case of wanderlust.
In the past 5 years I have had the pleasure of visiting 173 cities and towns, spanning 27 countries across five continents, all while experiencing some incredible bucket-list moments and epic misadventures along the way.
Tily Travels is a travel blog filled with stories of my journeys and tourist information; also infused with my love of photography, wildlife, street art, and festivals in far away places.
My goal is to inspire you to explore the wonders the world has to offer and to
live a life you love.
Live, learn, laugh & love life
What a wonderful world!
follow tily on bloglovin'
- East Asia -
Anjuna - Goa, India
PLANNING AN ADVENTURE?
Donations collected via PayPal