More and more models today get excited about having a modeling career, especially one that allows them to travel to their modeling destinations.
Yes, modeling gives a person the opportunity to travel all around the world. And, reaching their destination should be one filled with excitement.
But, of course it has it’s advantages and disadvantages.
But, what should you know before traveling as a model?
Getting ready for your model trip can be stressful, although traveling can be an exciting time.
I want to give you some tips that will help you through your planning and journey. You obviously want to get the most out of your trip.
It can be scary out there but these model travel tips will help prepare you for your adventure.
Many girls and guys today travel by plane. And, of course they prefer flying first-class.This gives them the opportunity to sit back and relax while traveling.
Ultimately, when they reach their destination they arrive refreshed and ready to model. So, take a glance at these model tips for travel to be prepared…
Model Travel Tips – Advice for Models Who Travel by Plane
Some people who really enjoy listening to music when flying often bring their own headphones because they had a bad experience with getting lousy headphones on the plane.
Keep plenty of good hand lotion and face moisturizer in your purse so it can applied often to avoid getting dry skin.
Also, drink plenty of water and bring some healthy snacks so you won’t tempted when the stewardess comes around with all the high-calorie foods.
Before packing, check with the airline about the number of suitcases you are allowed. Also, know the weight so you won’t be shocked when they say you owe a big fee.
Be Safe! The FAA Says:
“The U. S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration FAA is encouraging travelers to take an active role in aviation safety when they fly this holiday season.”
Model Travel Tips for Weather
The weather is always a concern to models who are constantly traveling because it can change so drastically.
So, you need to be prepared for every type of weather. Do some quick online research to see what the weather looks like at your destination. Pack clothes accordingly for your modeling assignment. But, include an outfit or two for rain, cold, heat, etc. just to be sure.
What to Pack for the Traveling Model
A good model tip on packing is to pack lots of black clothing since this color can be mixed and matched with just about anything.
Also, make extra space in your luggage for additional items that you purchase while on your modeling trip. And, roll up everything you can.
When packing for your trip, make a list of the essentials and stick to that list. Pack in advance if you can.
Take all precautions on what you pack in your suitcase. It is very unsafe to place electronics, checks, etc. in suitcase because there is a chance these items might get stolen.
Keep important things in your carry on bag.
Model Travel Tips for International Girls & Guys
Models have found there is much more involved when taking international modeling trips.
So, do your research so you can reach your final destination safe and sound. By researching and preparing, you can really get the most from your next trip.
When planning a trip overseas, be sure to check on any required or recommended vaccinations and speak to your doctor early about getting them.
When you arrive for your model photo shoot make sure you’re prepared by having a hair stylist MUA, etc. available if they are not provided.
Last Model Travel Tip? Have Fun!
Sit back and relax! Don’t get stressed out about traveling. Remember, you are going to a job. But, you should have some fun while you’re there.
Imagine, you land in an exotic city like Paris or Honolulu.
Take an extra day and take in the sights! You never know what excitement awaits you in a big city. So, you don’t want to miss the opportunity.
Think about it, you’ve done the work learning how to walk like a model haven’t you? Now it’s time to reap some rewards. Yes, models need to have fun too!
And, there’s a big world out there waiting for you. So, get your bags packed & make your dreams come true of having a successful modeling career.
Remember, getting outside of your normal daily activity can be a rewarding experience, and one that can change your life in large or small ways.
I hope you enjoyed these model travel tips and learned a couple of hints. Be sure to stay safe & have fun on your next modeling assignment. Oh, go here for more modeling tips like this one. – Bob Pardue
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