Nobody wants to turn their vacation into something akin to a military operation. But you’ll be able to relax and enjoy your time off with just a little preparation. Here, for example, are 20 really important things you should organize before you get away from it all.
20. Stop daily deliveries
You don’t want to come home to a huge pile of out-of-date newspapers – nor attract burglars – so remember to cancel your usual paper delivery. You can also take advantage of the Postal Service’s Hold Mail service, which enables letters and packages to be stored at a local Post Office.