IELTS vocab Travel & Holidays
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a room or building in which you stay during holidays or live.
a time after you lost your job.
a hotel deal where the price includes accommodation, meals and drinks at any time.
if you request 'half-board' at a hotel, breakfast and dinner would be included in the hotel price (as part of the package).
if you request 'full-board' at a hotel, that would include all three meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) in the price of your accommodation.
a holiday deal where meals are not provided.
to book (something)
to arrange and confirm a place on a flight, a room in a hotel or a ticket for an event in the future.
an amazing view.
when you spend your free time similarly to the time when you work. This expression comes from the idea that a bus driver would spend his holiday traveling somewhere on a bus.
a cheap regular flight.
the place at the airport where you register for your flight and deposit your luggage.
a distant place.
getting away from it all
escaping in order to rest from a daily routine
go off the beaten track
to visit an uncommon place
a tour in which a group of people is guided by an expert.
go in a direction for.
a publication with details of holiday.
where you go for a holiday.
holiday of a lifetime
a very special holiday, once in a lifetime.
holiday resort (tourist resort)
a place where lots of people go for a holiday.
hordes of tourists
crowds of tourists.
in the middle of nowhere
in a place that is far away from where most people live.
thighs made in the region.
out of season
not within the main holiday period.
a place where you get your passport checked.
a holiday at a fixed price in which the travel company arranges your travel, hotels, and sometimes meals for you:
a nice, beautiful village.
places of interest
memorable and honorable places.
a little holiday.
a beautiful countryside.
to go sightseeing
to go visiting sights of interest.
to travel on foot / horse
to travel by bus / plane / car / bicycle / motorcycle
places which tourists tend to visit.
place with many tourists.
a shop that specializes in booking holidays.
an observational holiday, mainly in Africa.
a cheap hotel.