Having a hobby for traveling could be a little bit costly. But of course, it is very difficult for not traveling. If you have tight budget, it very important to set the plan for the budget to satisfy the hobby.
Fortunately planning a trip can be also fitted to your budget. It depends on how you committed to manage the budget and planning the trip. Want to know how to set up a budget for a traveling?
Below are 6 tips to save budget during the trip:
1. Prepare a budget for transportation
The first thing, you need to arrange for the travel budget is the transportation cost. This budget is one of the important things when traveling, and especially to facilitate your journey.
The sooner you prepare the transportation ticket such as plane tickets, trains, and buses then you can get the best price for it. You can also compare the price on airline sites and travel sites.
2. Choose the accommodation that suit to you
There are so many accommodation options which is able on the internet. You have to find what accommodations are available and see the price matching in accordance with your travel budget.
Try not just look at hotels, but also look at comparisons in guest homes, condos, and more. You can also combine expensive and cheap accommodation for your trip.
3. The cost of eating
One of the cost which often make the over-budget is the cost of eating. Since you can prepare yourself the meal in the meal box, you can save money on this. Traveling could be fun also without eating a lot. But it you are food lover, you can try to do some research for the food or travel guide on the internet which can save you a lot of money.
4. Transportation costs.
The cost of transportation within a city is also an important thing to be prepared. You should prepare a budget for these transportation costs and research the costs of public transportation such as taxis and car rentals in the city. The type of transportation which available will be depend on where you will be visiting. It is very wise if you already know the transportation will be used and the estimated cost of the transportation.
The souvenirs budget is depend on how much budget you have on the day. Many merchant sell souvenirs on the street or on the shopping malls, but if you have a tight budget, don’t force yourself to buy the souvenirs because traveling doesn’t always have to buy the souvenirs. If you love the souvenirs on the travel destination, try to compare on few merchant which selling the same thing.