How to Create Your Own Budget Friendly Getaway

Jan 18

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1/18/2012 

Winter time is the perfect time to start planning your own budget friendly getaway. There are a lot of things you can do to actually create your own getaway and save some money. It’s important to look at all the ways you can save money while going on a getaway. This means that getting the best deal on a car, hotels or flights are all essential in saving the most money possible.

These tips will help you plan the best getaway possible all while saving money:


Borrow a friend’s car

No one likes taking their own car on a long or short trip. Ask to borrow a friend’s car. This may seem risky, but it’s actually ideal. They may be willing to rent their car to you for a lot less then car rental companies.


Book through a local travel agent

Book through a local travel agent. Most travel agencies are competing with online agencies and are offering amazing deals.
Book through a local travel agent. Most travel agencies are competing with online agencies and are offering amazing deals.

There are a lot of ways to save money online, but you can also save money locally. Most travel agencies are competing with online agencies and are offering amazing deals. Contact them before you decide to purchase online and see what kind of money you can save.


Call the hotels yourself

Did you know that hotels are willing to give you discounts? Give a few hotels a call and see what kind of specials they are willing to run by you. After all, if you do not book the hotel, then who else will spend the night in those hotel rooms. Hotels are willing to compromise and all you have to do is ask.


Make it a short trip

There is no limit on the amount of time you should be able to spend on vacation. However, you can make it shorter and save a lot more money. Sometimes vacations drag on and you spend a lot of time wasted time and money. Save time and money by making your vacation just a little shorter. Travelling during the week also allows you to save money on expensive hotel costs.


Vacation with your friends

Vacation with your friends. Nothing saves money like traveling in numbers.
Vacation with your friends. Nothing saves money like traveling in numbers.

Nothing saves money like traveling in numbers. You can split the cost of the hotel and activities and save some serious cash while travelling. There are also more hands on deck to help control children and do other tasks while on the vacation.


Stay with a friend or relative

Hotels cost a lot of money, but there is a way around that. Stay with your friends or family members and watch the benjamin’s stack up. This is a way to pamper yourself and your wallet. Plus, seeing your family and friends is an added bonus.


These are just a few ways you can save money and still have a budget friendly getaway. Sure, it might take some planning, but it will all be worth it in the end. Take each of these tips to heart and allow them to lead you on a journey of a lifetime. The majority of people say that money is the biggest reason they do not go on vacation, but that is now possible with creating your own budget friendly getaway.


2 comment(s) so far...


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Re: How to Create Your Own Budget Friendly Getaway

I do consider all the concepts you have introduced
in your post. They are very convincing and will definitely
work. Nonetheless, the posts are very quick for starters.
May just you please prolong them a little from subsequent time?
Thank you for the post.

By Inez on   2/19/2012
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Re: How to Create Your Own Budget Friendly Getaway

I never would have thought of actually asking the hotel for specials- I always looked online in the past. I'll have to give that a try the next time I travel.

By Sarahk26 on   10/17/2013

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