If you’re planning a group holiday, you might be thinking about the adventures you’ll have, the exciting days out you’ll spend together and the experiences you’ll share.
You might not be thinking about the unwritten rules that make sure everyone has memories that make them smile, not cringe or roll their eyes.
Follow these 10 commandments of group holidays to keep your relationships intact on the next big group holiday, whether it’s with family or friends.
Getting everything into the boot of the car for your annual holiday is like a game of Tetris – the bags keep coming at ever increasing speed and the space you’ve got to play with just keeps getting smaller….
Just as you think you’ve achieved the impossible and even managed to fit the kids’ surfboards in the family hatchback, someone appears with a 26 litre cool bag, straining at the zip with milk 6-pinters, packs of meat and pieces of fruit for the holiday.
You have the same conversations every year – where shall we go away this year? What shall we do? When shall we pay the deposit? Have you booked the time off work yet? How do we get there? Have you packed your shaver?