#theholidayfeeling

We asked you what sparks #theholidayfeeling. This is what you told us. Introducing #theholidayfeeling factor 30

PRE-HOLIDAY

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PRE-HOLIDAY

  1. Researching where to go on holiday
  2. Booking your holiday
  3. Checking your holiday countdown clock – on an app or email
  4. Checking in to your flight online
  5. Putting your out of office on
  6. Packing your suitcase
  7. Looking at the weather report and seeing 100% sun
  8. Having a drink at the airport

ON HOLIDAY

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  1. Stepping off the plane and feeling that wave of heat
  2. Checking in at the hotel
  3. Seeing your hotel room for the first time
  4. Not having to worry about day-to-day chores, like cooking and cleaning
  5. Having your first swim in the pool
  6. Taking your first sip of a holiday cocktail, like a pina colada or mojito
  7. Smelling your suncream
  8. Feeling the warmth of the sun on your skin
  9. Exploring the local area
  10. Spending quality time with family and friends
  11. Hearing the ocean

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  1. Soaking up a picture-perfect view
  2. Swimming in the clear blue sea
  3. Having dinner with a sea view
  4. Watching the sunset
  5. Trying new foods
  6. Feeling of sand between your toes
  7. Discovering a new culture
  8. Smelling the salty sea air
  9. Getting ready for dinner or evening activities
  10. Booking a holiday excursion or trip
  11. Having an ice-cream

POST-HOLIDAY

A whopping 95% of us wish we could make #theholidayfeeling last longer. Well, your wish is our command. Take a look at our top tips on extending #theholidayfeeling

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Bolster your bookshelf

Beat the holiday blues by thinking ahead and stocking up on travel books. That way, when you get home, you can start planning your next trip, pronto.

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Record your top holiday moments

Take a few short videos of your favourite holiday vistas while you’re away – whether that’s the rolling waves, or the view from your sunbed. Watch them when you get home to spark #theholidayfeeling.

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SHARE YOUR MEMORIES

Sharing memories and talking about your holiday is a great way to help extend #theholidayfeeling when you’re back on home soil.

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PUT YOUR PICTURES UP

It’s easy to take your holiday pics on your phone and forget all about them. For half of us, looking at photos extends #theholidayfeeling. So, get yours printed and on display ASAP.

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Reunite with your holiday crew

We know that connecting with your friends, family, or partner brings on #theholidayfeeling while you’re away. Plan weekly meals with them, reminisce and reignite #theholidayfeeling.

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Shake up your routine

Going back to your normal routine when you get back is a drain on. Why not try introducing something new to your day-to-day inspired by your break, like a weekly swim?