How to Plan Your Trip

with Mark and Jocelyn Wolters

3 hours, 26 minutes
19 videos

Learn Mark and Jocelyn’s entire process for planning the perfect trip.

About This Course

Mark and Jocelyn have decades of experience traveling around the world and planning trips for their family. In this course, the Wolters lay out their tried and true methods for planning a trip so that you can save money, stay safe, and have a fantastic travel experience.

What You'll Learn

  • The logistics of vacation planning, from choosing a location to booking flights and hotels.

  • How to realistically plan your sightseeing and activities

  • The best ways to stay connected when abroad

  • How to find transportation that fits your needs

  • Navigating foreign currencies and exchange rates

  • How to organize travel with a group

  • How to prepare your home before you go away

  • How to strike the balance between planning and spontaneity

Watch Some Samples

We've pulled out a few clips to give you a better idea of what to expect in the course

Course Breakdown

Chapter 1

The Philosophy of Planning


Why Plan

Planning Efficiently

Chapter 2

Foundation of Your Trip

Choosing a Location

Airline Travel


Traveling with Groups

Chapter 3

Planning What to Do

Evaluating What You Want to See

Realistic Sightseeing

Planning for Meals & Restaurants

Chapter 4


Train Travel

Getting Around Urban Areas

Rental Cars

Chapter 5

Safety & Budget


Money Part 2


Internet & Phones

Prepping Your House


Meet Your Instructor

 Mark and Jocelyn Wolters

Mark and Jocelyn Wolters

Dr. Mark Wolters is an award-winning educator and travel presenter. He started Wolters World Travel & Culture in 2009 to give honest travel advice without all the fluff. From discussing the cultures shocks of working in China to travel tips for getting the most out of a visit to Lisbon, to knowing what to expect if you have a baby while you are abroad, Mark and his wife Jocelyn have produced over 2,500 travel videos and amassed over 185,000,000 views on YouTube. Mark and Jocelyn have traveled the world with their children to help everyone see that travel can bring families closer together.

 Mark and Jocelyn Wolters

How to Plan Your Trip

with Mark and Jocelyn Wolters