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5 Reasons Not To Put Your Holiday Plans On Ice

Looking for your next adventure? For many of us, wanderlust is at an all-time high. We've attempted daily home workouts and we’re ready to hit that all-inclusive buffet. Although holidays have been put on hold due to the global pandemic, there's no harm in planning that post-lockdown getaway. Don't put your holiday plans on ice.

Give yourself something to look forward to

After a year of deep-scrolling Instagram for old beach snaps, you may be feeling a little blue. "Ice" up your life with some holiday planning. Whether you follow travel blogs for inspiration or already know where you want to go, looking ahead to your next holiday will bring you happiness. According to National Geographic, "planning and anticipating a trip can be almost as enjoyable as going on the trip itself, and there's research to back it up." Lockdown has left many of us craving new, unique experiences.

So, what are you waiting for? Leave your overly familiar four walls behind and start planning today. The holiday countdown awaits.

Snap up your dream trip

With demand for holidays rising, popular destinations will likely sell out quickly. If you're anything like us, your suitcase is practically packed anyway. Planning means you can secure your dream trip, from the location right down to the room type and view from the pool. Plus, you'll have peace of mind knowing your holiday plans are sorted. Remember all those places you said you'd go one day? Now is the time. It's as "icy" as pie to secure your perfect deal on our brilliant search engine here.

Plan ahead and pay less

If there's one thing the pandemic has taught us (aside from our newfound love of baking), it's the importance of free time. Planning a trip in advance gives you more time to shop around for the best deals. Whether you want to relax on the beach or explore a new city, there are many fully refundable breaks and low deposit options out there. Many of the holiday providers found on offer refunds and free cancellations; please check the policy when booking.

Your money is protected

Don’t just plan that well-deserved getaway; go ahead and book it! If you book an ATOL-protected package holiday, there’s no need to worry about losing out on money. Let’s face it; we’ve already missed out on many occasions during lockdown, from family dinners to weddings and big birthday bashes. Make sure you don’t miss out again, search for ATOL- protected holidays on now.


Do you leave things until the last minute? We’ve all been there. Get it right this time by planning ahead and avoid the inevitable mad rush. Search now for the best possible options, and book while availability is good.

Where are you planning to travel next? Tweet @icelollyholiday and let us know.