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The Ultimate Holiday Packing Checklist

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Preparing to go away on holidays can often be stressful. Which is ironic, because you generally go on vacation to de-stress! Often, when you’re excited about an upcoming trip, important travel essentials can skip your mind. Which is where a well-organised holiday packing checklist and a visit to Stockland Balgowlah comes in.

If you’re heading away from home, there’s likely plenty of things to get in order; and lots of little things to think about. From packing the bags, ensuring you have enough snack food, and getting a haircut, to cleaning the house, visiting the doctor and picking up your important travel documents. No matter what your holiday packing checklist looks like, you can find all your travel necessities at your local Stockland Shopping Centre.

Do yourself a favour and avoid the pre-holiday stress by heading in to Stockland Balgowlah to tackle your holiday packing checklist and pick up all the supplies you’ll need for an absolutely perfect, stress-free (and much-needed) holiday.


Treat Yourself To A Little Pampering

There’s nothing better than a little TLC before you head off on holidays. Vacation is supposed to be when you pamper yourself, but that doesn’t mean you can’t look good whilst doing it! Head in to either Moe & Co, The Groomsmen or Just Cuts for a quick cut and colour so your tresses are looking fresh, and don’t forget to fit in a visit to Mandarin Massage to kick start your relaxed holiday vibes. Finally, a manicure from L’Amour Nail Spa will ensure you are looking polished and sophisticated for the duration of your getaway. Now that all the beauty prep is done, it’s time to grab a margarita and relax!

Schedule A Trip To The Doctor

If you’re travelling overseas, there are a few things you’ll need to consider when it comes to your health. If you want to really enjoy your trip to its fullest potential, it’s important to have the right vaccinations and health advice before you travel. Depending on where you’re travelling, you and your fellow companions may be required to receive vaccinations. Some of the most visited locations in the world highly recommend receiving vaccinations before you visit; these include Indonesia, Thailand, India, Vietnam, Fiji and China. If you’re not sure on the requirements or just want to seek some health and safety advice, our Medical Practice, or pop in to Pharmacy Select today.

Organise Snacks & Travelling Essentials

There are a few staple items that make a world of difference when you’re travelling. If you’re heading on a long road-trip, you’ll need a great selection of snacks to help pass the time and satisfy those hunger cravings. Of course, classic car snacks include potato chips and lollies, but make sure you pick up some healthy options too from The Source Bulk Foods or Healthy Life. Secondly, if you’re in need of a few new wardrobe essentials then look no further than the Stockland Balgowlah Fashion Mall, featuring Witchery, Decjuba, Nine West, Sportscraft, Seed & more.

Visit Your Travel Agent & Pick-up Important Documents

Finally, and probably most importantly, you’ll need to visit your travel agent and pick up any important documents before you set off on your well-deserved vacation. After all, you won’t be going anywhere if you don’t have your flight documents, travel insurance papers, relevant visas, tour bookings, accommodation info and of course, your passport! If you’re looking to add a little extracurricular activity to your getaway, visit the team at Flight Centre who are the experts when it comes to travel. They can take the stress out of all your bookings so you can finally sit back and relax.

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