"To do" list for an upcoming trip
For For my trip to a foreign country I need to...
v plan your itinerary.
v Get your trip budget (financial plan) ready
v go to the bank to change soles into dollars.
v get foreign currency.
v make sure you have the currency before you go.
v change your money.
v get some foreign currency.
v take your travel documents
v take your baggage / luggage / carry-on
v buy traveler’s checks.
v get a book about the place you’re going.
v get a phrase book.
v call a travel agent.
v declare anything you take with you.
v declare cargo information in advance to the Customs office
v make hotel reservations.
v make a booking (reservation) - accommodations...
v book a hotel room
v book (reserve, make a reservation for, arrange, timetable ) a flight, place)
v buy a ticket in advance.
v investigate more about the country.
v Get a visa.
v Call the embassy to find out visa.
Upcoming: (adj): forthcoming; about to happen, coming up;about to take place, appear, or be presented:
- The upcoming election will be in two months.
- Here you can see some examples of upcoming sponsorship (patronage) projects.
- The upcoming events will be nice.
Currency:a system of money in general use in a particular country.
- I need to get some foreign currency for my holidays.
A round-trip ticket = return ticket
US and Canadian a ticket entitling a passenger to travel to his destination and back again. British equivalent: return ticket.
Budget:an estimate of income and expenditure for a set period of time.
Get your trip budget (financial plan) ready.
Income:money received, especially on a regular basis, for work or through investments.