Preparing for a vacation is very important. You want to make sure you have all the bases covered. There are many tips for people who are about to take a grand adventure. Long lines and unexpected turns can turn a vacation into a nightmare. But, if you do little things like bring work with you, then you are ahead of the game. Realizing that there will always be things out of your control can help accept the randomness of life and the fact that we have to deal with stressful things.