There are several things that you need to figure out if you are thinking about where to go on vacation. After all, choosing a travel destination requires a lot of patience and homework in order to ensure the perfect fit. No travel destination is perfect but then neither are you! Hence, stick to the basics and some indulgences that you desire throughout your stay while choosing a vacation destination. Of course, investing some time and energy into the process is always important. We do not always take vacations and when we do, we should make the extra effort to ensure that things are absolutely on track.

How to choose travel destinations? You can have your own checklist before finalizing the destination of travel. Here is a sample checklist that you can also use if you wish.

  • The surrounding area and natural beauty of the destination, i.e. located on the ocean, river or water with nice views or surrounded by mountains, forests and other natural attractions. You should choose as per your own specific preferences.
  • Ease of travelling to the location, i.e. whether transportation options are available or not.
  • Ample space at the destination, especially at your resort, for everyone to enjoy their privacy.
  • Outdoor zones for entertainment and relaxation with good amenities, especially child-friendly activities so that everyone can enjoy.
  • Plush indoor accommodation with all basic facilities, hygienic bathrooms and ideally good views of the surrounding landscape.
  • Availability of good food and beverage options throughout the day along with bar facilities at night.
  • Some special plus points or USPs that will help you pass your time more fruitfully along with add-ons like spa treatments and so on.
  • Proximity to nearby attractions and landmarks and guidance from the resort on planning the trip.

Every traveller desires privacy and seclusion if they are looking for a tranquil getaway that gives them time to de-stress and relax. At the same time, they look for the vastness and a feeling of space which also helps them declutter. These are the aspects that automatically find a place in the checklist. Parents naturally desire some alone time while their children are happily engaged. Good travel resorts and destinations should provide the same. Of course, as mentioned above, multiple foods and beverage options are a must for travellers too. It helps if a restaurant has a wide variety of cuisines from several genres and regions. It helps travellers satiate their evolving taste buds as well. All said and done, the above checklist will help you choose a getaway without any hassles. You should make sure that you plan out your itinerary carefully while factoring in travelling times and the landmarks or tourist attractions that you wish to visit. Whether you’re planning an all-girls getaway or a family trip, the tips above will always come in handy.


On that note, if you are looking for a peaceful and scenic island for your getaway, then Daydream Island Resort is a great option without a doubt. It offers the amenities, the gorgeous landscape and all the ingredients you need for a wonderful holiday ahead!