Who on this earth doesn’t have an aspiration to travel the world and that too with limited amount of money which doesn’t affect our budget? Being a travel lover, I always look for ways to travel cheap. Travelling is a passion and passion can be turned into fun with few tips mentioned below. This would help you give insight of the place you are traveling with more fun and enthusiasm. There is a proverb that says ” When you are in Rome, be a Roman”. This tips which help you feel the proverb.
A watch purchased from a local vendor would show the same timings as a branded watch of Rado. It doesn’t mean you have to buy watch from local market. It simply means managing life simply while you travel the places you wish to. Instead of lavishly spending money on buying unnecessary things, same money can be used for spending on needs. This on other hand would help you see couple of more places to experience. Places that has enormous natural beauty usually offer beautiful scenery to enjoy and there you can cut down the high cost of an entrance fee. Don’t spend on buying things from branded stores, instead visit local markets to enjoy the local culture and thereby you would be able to spend less by buying things you love. Simplicity is the best way to travel cheap.
Use of public Transport
Using public transport requires a bit of research and survey of local place in order to use it conveniently without getting lost in an unknown land. However, if you get your hands on it, I bet you would definitely spend quite an amount of bucks to spend it wisely on your travel. Using public transport is one of the best way to travel cheap to the place of your desire, irrespective of what country or state you want to go. Besides, using local bus or train would provide you with views and give you an array of local people and culture which you would not be able to enjoy in private transport.
We always wish to travel in one of the booming airlines and that too in business class. Avoiding such highly charged airlines and traveling in economic class wont make any such difference in our travel plans. Don’t you think so? By making such a small different will help you save mammoth amount of money. Travelling in budget airlines if you plan to travel abroad will make a huge contribution to your cheap travel plans.
Train or bus travel upon air travel
We all very well know that cost of train or bus travel runs way lower than the cost of air travel. Moreover many companies offer last minute discounts which can really help you in your plans to travel cheap round the place of your desire. You can inquire with the locals or check at the bus and trains stations to avail the same. Nowadays, due to availability of internet bookings things have much eased of.
Ride sharing and enroll in group
Sharing a vehicle if you plan to travel to places ones you have reached your destination city is an add on factor. You can always look for people like you who are o budget travel to share the rides. by sharing the rides, you are not only sharing the ride but also the cost of travelling to the same place. Apart from this, research properly before you travel. By doing so it will help your pocket. Enrolling in a group instead of travelling on your own has many benefits apart from budget alone. It can help you introduce you to several other people with same interest as yours and not to forget it will be much more cheaper than travelling alone. Cost of traveling in group is much less than traveling solo.
Stay at B&B (Bed & Breakfast)
Staying at B&B is way more simpler and easy. Staying at five star hotels will only ruin your pocket, instead staying at B&B will not only help your money stay with you but also will help you increase cultural intimacy. So say no to high five hotels, instead prefer budget ones for you cheap travel plans.
Travel off seasons
Travelling off seasons has lots of benefits. It will be light on your pockets as each and everything will be way more cheaper compared to your travel in pick season. Hotels has discounts, services offered are way more cooler, flights, buses, trains are way cheaper in off season and amusements if any would also be cheaper.
Adapt for local cuisines
Always adapt for local cuisines rather than sticking to food of your desire and like. This will help you get intimacy of local culture and local cuisines are more budget friendly as it is easily available round the corner. You can try local markets for the same rather than having food any high budget restaurants.
Ask for deals
Don’t ever panic to ask for deals as some agents and agencies will only offer if asked for. Deals are easily available everywhere. all you need to do is ask for.
Travel with a friend or partner
Two are always better than one. Travelling with your partner or friend will be definitely a good experience and budget friendly than travelling solo. It will not only cut down your expense to half but will give you life time of memories.