Posted on April 22, 2012
Living with the restrictions of a gluten-free diet can be challenging enough within the comforts of home, but the thought of traveling and being certain that you will always have access to healthy meals can be downright daunting. Not only do you have the normal stress of planning a vacation (where are we going, how are we getting there, where are we staying, what should we pack), but researching destinations and resorts to be sure that all of your dietary needs can be met can be a huge time drain and create a lot of unnecessary worry before your vacation has even started.
How can you be sure to choose a vacation destination for your family that will suit everyone’s interest, as well as be sure that everyone’s needs are accommodated? Your best bet is to contact a professional travel agent. In this “plugged in” world today, information is available to you 24/7, but sometimes it is too much information. There is an overabundance of information to sort through to find exactly what you are looking for. In addition to sifting through dozens and dozens of websites, you also have to be certain that the information is coming from a reliable source, especially with something so important at stake.
A travel agent provides a credible source of information. He or she will be able to advise you on how to best accommodate your dietary needs while traveling. Travel agents often have contacts at resorts and cruise lines throughout the world and would be able to contact the appropriate manager to make sure your needs can be addressed prior to your vacation, so that you can set off with peace of mind knowing you can focus on creating a memorable vacation.
Contact Keri Vita at LBAC Travel to inquire about planning your next gluten free vacation!