Before going on a vacation, make sure that you have a chance to do something interesting during your vacation time. You do not want to end up getting bored while you are on a vacation. I know that if I were to plan my vacation carefully right now, I would take many things into account. I know that city tours are probably one of the best ways to spend some time in a city I decide to visit. For example, if I were to go to New Orleans, I would try to find some New Orleans tours. Some shopping might also be a good idea as you never know what you might be able to purchase in various parts of the country.