Travelling the world is everyone’s biggest dream! But can you travel the world on a low budget?
However, not all of us are rich. Fortunately, you don’t need to be rich to travel the world, you can travel the world on a low budget. You’re probably thinking “I’m reading nonsense”. Did you know it is really easy to travel the world all you have to do is save? Everyone gets scared of the phrase to “save” as some don’t find it easy, it is actually quite simple. That new pair of jeans that you are eyeing up even though you have many other pairs. Don’t buy it! Put it into a saving’s account. Do you smoke? Do you buy pointless items? All these questions with an easy answer of a yes for some. Quit smoking! Don’t buy that pompom keyring for £4.00 in New look! All this money you waste on a daily basis. Begin to consider putting it into a savings account. Make travelling a priority and always add to your savings account.
If you have already saved money but do not believe you have saved enough. There are easy ways to work around that!
Work Overseas! Are you not making enough money at your current job? Get a job overseas! There are many opportunities out there. So why not take a chance? There is plenty of jobs out there that you just haven’t reached for:
- Hostel worker
- Farm-worker (very popular in Australia and New Zealand)
- Dive instructor (some certification required)
- Tour guide
- Cruise ship worker
- Casino worker
- Teach English overseas
Watch out for them deals! Finding the best deal can be tricky, but if you want to travel the world on a low budget, you are going to have to keep your eyes peeled for them big deals. Many holiday sites recommend you to subscribe to them and receive emails about the latest deal. Yes, your emails will be full! However, you never know what perfect deal is waiting in your inbox. So go check them out!
Free walking tours! Wanting to travel the world on a low budget but don’t know the city you a travelling to. Therefore you don’t know where to find the deals in the city. If you do not know how to gain a free walking tour. Simply type in google “Free walking tours” with the city you intend to go to. A walking tour can show you a tour of a historical or cultural site undertaken on foot, frequently in an urban setting. They can last from an hour to a full day.
Different passes and discounts! There are many different passes that you can have. If you’re a student wanting to travel the world, you should have a student discount card! And they have many travel vouchers ready for you to redeem! Also, you can have a rail pass.
Cook your meals! We aren’t all perfect cooks, but did you know the amount of money you spend on takeaways and going out for food could actually go towards your shopping trip? Instead of feeling like you can’t afford to do your food shopping because you had Roast duck and pork last night. Do not spend money on food unless it is for your shopping trip. Prioritise saving for travel.
If you have any tips on how to travel on a low budget. Be sure to let us know!