Tips for Travelling in a Train When You Have a Large Family

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By elishkiya July 22, 2016 17:34 Updated

Tips for Travelling in a Train When You Have a Large Family

When you have a large family, like more than 4 people, it may become financially unfeasible to travel in flights. It is a better decision to travel in a train as it can bring down the costs by as much as 80% when compared to the costs when you use a flight for the same journey. Keep in mind that this cost difference also means that you will be spending a longer time travelling. It may also become a little difficult to travel with a large number of people of a family in a train. So, let us take a look at some tips that will help you travel with your large family in an easy way –

Book Seats Together

When you have a large number of people, you can book a whole compartment of adjoining seats so that all the members of your family are in one place and not distributed through the train. If they are distributed through the train, then it becomes a little difficult to talk to everyone and also it becomes difficult when it comes to eating food together. So, the best thing to do is to book all the tickets next to each other as much as possible so that all are in the same place.

Order Food That All Will Like

When you have a large group, it becomes difficult to have food that all will like. So, speak to everyone and ask them what they would like to eat and make sure you select a food item that no one has any problems with.

Some people may have certain allergies or special food requirements that need to be catered to as well. You can use any of the good train food service to order the right kind of food that is both healthy for everyone and also great in taste.

If you just do your research, you will be able to find the best service at the cheapest rates.

Keep Everyone Entertained

When you have a large group, it often becomes difficult to keep everyone happy and involved with everyone else. So, start up some games or activities that will involve everyone in the large family so that no one feels left out. If one person starts to feel left out, then you will see that the whole group dynamic changes and everyone starts to act out a little. This is not a good thing and hence must be avoided at all costs so that the entire journey is a good one and not one with bad memories.

When everyone is kept entertained and happy, you will see that the whole train journey seems to be a short one and a happy one.

Therefore, now you know what to do and how to do it when you are travelling with a large family with more than 4 or 5 members. So, go out and plan a great family trip and enjoy even the train trips to the fullest so that everyone has happy memories throughout.

 

elishkiya
By elishkiya July 22, 2016 17:34 Updated