Discussing a topic: What’s wrong with package holidays?

Have you ever been on a package tour? Have you always travelled independently?
Write something about your travel experiences in the comments below. Include details of your trips and reasons why you prefer to travel independently and/or take a package holiday.
In what situations would you consider package tours to be more suitable for travellers? Think about: age / previous travel experience / knowledge of foreign languages / available time / amount of money they can spend / reasons for travelling.
Write what you think in a comment below, and remember that you can comment on your classmates’ comments too.