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How to Save Money on Travel

How to Save Money on Travel Photo

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Travelling is something that most kids and kids at heart long for. Surely, a year will never be complete unless you get to explore and visit a place or two. And before you realize that travel of a lifetime, some problems are already heading your way. Well, aside from thinking of people who would wish to travel with you and of course deciding which place to go, the topmost dispute is the money that you will need.

On the contrary, it’s not really that bad. Of course you need to save some funds for your trip but it doesn’t call for a colossal amount. The key here is to know some money-saving tips when travelling, so you won’t get too stressed out thinking how to come up with that huge amount for your adventure.

Walk, walk and more walking

Instead of renting a car or a van, or using trains and other transportation vehicles, you can also walk around the city and explore it more without spending a dime on transportation. Stopping by in certain stores can certainly buy you rest. You don’t have to deal with sudden breaks or no break at all, especially if you’re on a public transportation vehicle. With walking, you can stop and go anytime you want.

Bring your own food

It sure is fun to taste the delicacies of the place you’ll visit. However, it will also help you save if you prepare a packed-lunch or even cook your own food. But it doesn’t mean you should deprive yourself from purchasing a specialty dish from the place you’re in. You just have to save up and eat a meal or two from your own bag.

Advance booking

It will surely be beneficial if you have booked your flight a couple of months before the departure schedule. So before you start packing up, be sure to receive certain discounts that most airline companies offer for early booking. It is also an assurance that you won’t have to deal with missing your flight for that day.

Round trip tickets

It’s also cheaper if you purchase round trip tickets. If you plan to have a long vacation then that’s not a problem, just inform the airline company about it and they should be able to make it possible. Most people think that round trip tickets are only intended for those who have short travel time. But people should also know that it’s for every kind of travel schedule.

Discounts and promos

If you really want to save up, you should keep your eye on discounts and promos offered. Good thing that airline companies don’t run out of it. Thus, checking the available discount and promos is a must. And the most common of all would be the bulk discount which surely is perfect if you are going to travel with your family and friends.

Two places at the same time

Planning to have an Asian trip? Why not check Hongkong and Macau? These two separate countries will surely give you a good dose of fun, enjoyment and lots of savings! You don’t have to deal with heavy transportation fees yet the experience still appears to be expensive. It’s always efficient to check two places at once.

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    Great tips, with having 3 kids hanging around my neck, im always on the lookout for some money saving tips for our next holiday. Thanks for sharing.