Traveling is not only interesting but cognitive too. Since childhood we look forward to holidays in order to go to the sea side or mountains, to visit grandparents or to see the cities where we haven’t been before. Unfortunately nowadays a great number of people believe that traveling abroad is very expensive and not everyone can afford it. In this article we have found the best ways for cheap travels because in order to see the beauties of the world there is no need to pay a huge amount of money.
The first thing you have to remember is that in order to save money on traveling you have to arrange it by yourself. Don’t ask the help of various travel agencies. But in that case you must be ready to the lack of comfort. You must decide for yourself what country you would like to see. If it is located far away, than you can’t do without a plane. Nowadays there is a great number of various online services for buying cheap tickets. Don’t forget that above-ground transport is cheaper and have a certain advantage. You will be able to enjoy the beauty of views from the window. If you travel not alone but in company of a couple of friends it would be better for you to rent a car, motorbikes or bicycles. In such a way you don’t depend on the train schedule and may stop wherever you want.
Surely you worry about living in the foreign country. We used to think that people always should stop in the hotels but nowadays some of them have artificially high prices. There are some ways to save money on living:
• Couch surfing
• Home exchange
• Camping area
Hostels are always cheaper than hotels and there you can be offered shower, bed, place for luggage and so on. A great number of them, especially in highly developed countries, are well equipped and offer a wide range of services (some of them even offer free breakfast).
Couchserfing is very popular in Europe and gives you the opportunity to live free of charge in every country. Having registered on the website couchserfing.org you will be able to live as a guest in somebody’s house and to accept people to your place. This service is a perfect opportunity to save money while traveling.
Also you may use the service of home exchange. This is also made via a great number of portals in the internet. This type of living is the most appropriate for those who want to settle in one city for a long period of time.
If you travel with your friends the best place for living is camping area. It is free of charge (usually), funny and romantic.
In order to book a hotel or hostel in advance a great number of various travel websites are at your disposal. One of the most popular and easy to use portals is last minute travel. Here you can book a hotel room, a cruise or to rent a car. You will surely save your money because there is a great number of various discounts. You must remember that for cheap traveling it is better to book rooms in advance because in such a way you will not only save money but also will be sure that after a long and full of impressions day you will have a place for overnight stop.