Travel isn’t just a luxury that many choose when they have a surplus income, it is a way of life, the very reason for existence for many people.
For such people, who want to see as much of the world as possible, the budget constraint plays rather a pivotal and often demoralising role. To help out such travel enthusiasts and make their travel easier and more serene in its essence, we thus present our top ten most useful tips for travelling at a limited budget.
- WELL RESEARCHED REASONABLE HOTELS
Choosing a hotel by its usual luxurious humdrum and appearance is never wise. For travelers, hotels are merely a place to recharge themselves for the next day’s wholesome tour. So, to keep in budget, one should always choose hotels by its proximity to the major tour spots in the area so that both time and money can be saved in the in-between travel.
- BOOKING RENTAL HOUSES MIGHT PROVE USEFUL
Booking an entire house instead of one room – that cannot be budget-friendly. Well, that’s where you miscalculated. If you are travelling in a group, booking a house might be cheaper than booking multiple hotel rooms. With anytime bathroom access and your own kitchen, you can save both time and money.
- PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IS THE ONLY WAY
If you carry within yourselves the true essence of travelling, then you have no use spending money on private rental cars. Instead taking the public transport helps you save money and learn more about the regional people commuting with you.
- COMBO PACKAGES
Package deals are always the way to lean on while travelling as they provide cheaper travel rates, discounted hotel rooms and most importantly, guided tours that help you cover all the important travel spots in the region.
- SMALL TOWN FORTUNE
Sometimes it’s better to go to small towns that offer the clandestine beauty that even popular spots fail to provide. Costs are always low in these areas and you make the nature enthusiast in you happy.
- TAKE THE HIGHWAY
Air travels are always pretty costly. So the budget-friendly way is to plan road trips. It offers a sense of adventure with your fellow peers, lovely memories and of course- very low expenses.
- DRINK UP
Water and food safety is a major issue in many travel destinations. So it’s always wise to spend a dime more on bottled water and save much more on the trip to the doctor otherwise.
- GET SHOT
Always know the health conditions of the place you are travelling to and take the necessary immunity shots beforehand and save yourself on a big hospital bill later.
- PACKING LIGHT
You are on a travel adventure so it doesn’t matter what fancy clothes you wear. Carry the bare minimum and keep on stocking as you travel newer places.
- NATIONAL PARKS
Cannot decide what areas to leave thanks to your budget constraint? Always visit the National Parks as they have much to offer from wildlife to wild natural beauty, at a low admission fee cost.
If you have any other tips which might be helpful to others, do feel free to share in the comments section below.