Finding the perfect budget-friendly holiday can be challenging, particularly if you are looking to travel with a family. Not only do you have to apply for an Esta Visa for each family member a month or two in advance, but you also must organise accommodation, flights and the overall budget that you have. In this article, we are giving you an insight into some of the simple steps to achieve budget-friendly travel without compromising on quality.
Travel During Term Time
One of the main ways for you to save money on your travel is to travel out of term time, particularly if you are travelling to a tourist location. This will not only help you to save money but it will allow you to find more availability when booking accommodation, giving you much more choice when looking at locations and maybe even gives you more spending money as a result for a shopping trip or a fancy meal out.
Avoid Tourist Destinations
Another way that you can save yourself money in the long term is to avoid tourist destinations when booking. With major cities such as New York, Las Vegas and Los Angeles being far more expensive, avoiding these locations and travelling off the beaten track will help you to experience some of the hidden treasures that the world has to offer without spending to much money. This is particularly important if you are looking to book long haul flights as these have the potential to be more expensive when travelling to these major cities.
Stay In A Hostel
If accommodation is what is causing the price of your holiday to increase, it may be beneficial for you to opt for a hostel instead. Most hostels in major cities may have comfortable bedding as well as free food allowing you to travel and meet with like-minded people. Whether you are packing light with just a backpack or have a suitcase with you, this will be able to accommodate you for a short amount of time before moving on to the next location. This is great for those that are travelling on a gap year with low funds as you can save a significant amount of money by travelling this way.
Make The Most Of Sales Events
The final way that you can save money when travelling is to book flights during sales events. By monitoring airline sites and checking for the latest deals. You will often find amazing deals on some of the world’s top locations due to the need to fill seats. This is ideal for a last-minute holiday with the family or even you and your significant other to keep the price down and still provide you with an amazing holiday location without spending a large sum of money on flights.
There are several simple steps to take to keep the price of your holiday down as much as possible giving you the perfect holiday for you and whoever you are travelling with without compromise. Were will you be travelling to this year?