Just like it’s not always worth it to DIY a home improvement project, it’s not always worthwhile to plan a vacation on your own. Sure, you may end up saving a few dollars, but you’ll get there by dealing with a ton of hassle and stress. And truthfully, the end result might not be that great. Have you ever spent hours researching hotels on Expedia only to find that the property you booked looked a heck of a lot nicer in the photos? Exactly. DIY is not always the best method!