The internet is sprawling with tools and sites to help you plan your perfect holiday. Being organised when planning trips and holidays can result in saving yourself some money and also making the most of your time away, and luckily there are plenty of handy online tools that can help you do just that. Check out our top five websites that you should visit for planning your holiday!


TripAdvisor is the home of reviews and it’s where you can get lots of details about every hotel and destination. It is also great to get other holiday-makers’ advice about what to do in certain destinations and get some first-hand expectations, including waiting times for certain attractions! This way you can get the best experience on your holiday and check out the places that are really worth a visit.


A simple tool to have all your travel plans in one place as well as find expert recommendations for destinations worldwide is Itineree. The website helps you plan your your well-earned getaway by allowing you to add sights to see and places to eat each day so you have got a full breakdown for your trip. This can be easily edited and shared with others who may be travelling with you. It is the perfect solution if you are exploring somewhere new and want to make the most of your time, as it gives hundreds of recommendations.


Tripit has something for all travellers and everything is all in one place! The app just requires you to forward any confirmation emails you’ve had from your holiday providers such as flights, hotel, transfers, excursions and dinner reservations  and it will automatically create an itinerary for you. This can save a lot of time when working out where to go at what time whilst on holiday and all your plans are located at your fingertips. These itineraries can be shared with anyone who may like to virtually follow your journey – great for young solo travellers.

Money Saving Expert

We all want to save money where we can, especially when it comes to holidays! Money Saving Expert can give you the best tips and deals when it comes to the extras for your holiday. From travel insurance to currency, you will be able to find the best deals on how to get the most out of your money to complete your holiday. With these savings, why not then treat yourself to tours and excursions!

TimeOut Worldwide

If you need inspiration and guidance about what to see and do on your holiday, TimeOut Worldwide has plenty of options and articles available. The site has recommendations for popular destinations across the globe including Barcelona, Chicago, New York and Tokyo. Recommendations of where to eat, drink, stay and spend your time in these destinations can help you plan your travels.

Whether it’s a short city break in Europe or a backpacking adventure in Thailand, planning your trip in advance can really help you get the most out of your adventures across the globe. TravelUp has always got you covered when it comes to finding your next getaway with destinations all over the world. Start planning your next holiday today!