Last updated on March 22nd, 2016 at 09:09 pm
From relaxing on the beach in glorious sunshine to exploring the sights and sounds of a famous city, the things we get up to on holiday come down to personal preference.
The same can be said for the type of booking we make too: some prefer to have complete control over their getaway, while others will want somebody else to arrange everything for them.
While each has its pros and cons, the benefits of an all-inclusive deal, which includes flights, accommodation, food and drink for a single price, are difficult to beat.
Value for money
Seeing as you have only got one price to worry about, it is much easier to manage your finances before and during your holiday. With lots of competition between tour operators and last-minute deals a plenty, you are also bound to find countless cheap holidays to destinations you want to visit as well.
Leaving the daily routine behind is all about taking it easy and recharging your batteries, which isn’t exactly possible if you’ve got to organise every little detail of your trip. But the hassle-free nature of an all-inclusive deal means that you can concentrate on enjoying yourself.
No nasty surprises
When it comes to your evening meal, there will be no nasty surcharge surprise on the bill, as your meal for the day has already been paid for. You can receive reassurances from your tour operator about how much luggage you’ve got and what facilities the hotel has got too.
Simply speak to the hotel about what excursion opportunities are available nearby and not only will they tell you what is on offer, they may even be able to arrange everything for you as well.
Range of options
No matter whether you are a couple on honeymoon dreaming of a secluded escape or a family of four wanting to partake in numerous activities, there will definitely be an-inclusive deal to suit your wants and needs.
Range of destinations
It is almost within the realms of possibility to visit every corner of the earth on an all-inclusive deal, as tour operators know that more and more people are coming round to the advantages this type of holiday affords.
But the only way you can reap these rewards is to actually book an all-inclusive holiday to a destination of your choice, which could potentially be anywhere in the world.
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Stef Ferro is the founder and editor of MEL365, a travel & photography website made to enhance the travelling experience and improve the photography work.
Stef is a professional travel photographer with past experience in the cycling and film industry.
Stef runs travel photography workshops in Melbourne and around the world.