Travel

How I travel?

Anyone who knows me knows that over the past few months I have done a lot of travelling and exploring. Many people ask how I manage to afford the travelling considering I’m a student intern so I get paid like absolute crap. Well, my answer is…

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Well, the reality is that I follow a few simple steps that ensure that I’m able to travel and explore new places:
  1. Living on a budget. This means that I pretty much set myself a budget every week and try not to go over that. This also means that I walk to most places rather than paying for public transport to save those extra euros. I do good shopping in bulk which saves me money even if carrying it kills me off.

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  2. Cheap tickets. The most important thing is finding cheap tickets. I have nearly all the flight comparison sights bookmarked and I go on them a few times a month looking for good deals. eDreams is a good website for finding some good deals. I don’t go in with a place in mind but a budget and go to the place that is perfect. Often I have been to amazing places that I didn’t even know about because of this trick and I have managed to bag some cheap offers.

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  3. Hostels over hotels. Now many people who travel prefer to live on hotels and resorts but I spend my night in hostels. Hostels are a cheap way of living even if it does mean that I end up living with 8-10 people in one room. But that makes them a social place as I get to meet new people all the time which is great as I’m a solo traveller. How cheap can hostels be? I have lived in a hostel for as little as €8 for a night. Bargain! Use Hostel World to find the best deals.
  4. Travel on a budget. Now when I’m exploring and travelling I don’t pay entrance fees for everything or go crazy with spending money on everything I see. I start off with a free walking tour. That means that a tour guide takes a group of people on a walking tour of the city and at the end, you pay them what you think is suitable. This is a great way to explore the city, learn its history and also find out which places you like and want to go into and which places you’ll give a miss. Some of the walking tours I recommend are Good tour Prague, Wroclaw tour, Budapest Tour and many, many more.  nature
Many people think travelling like this is no fun but I have had the most amazing times and met some lovely people along the way. I know I don’t have to travel like that but this a new experience because this way I can really immerse myself in the culture and the country as I shop where the local do and eat where the locals go.
 “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta

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  • baloch90

    You got a great quality of expression….. Never stop expressing …. I really like your writing …. Keep writing 😍😍😍 and would like to share that we both have something common … 🌈 We’re Fan of Lilly Singh😍…
    All the best lovely Doll … You are doing an amazing job keeep it up 😄😄💓💓💓💓👌👌👌👌👌

  • justyoumeandtheworld

    Budgeting is difficult but you are doing all the right things. Make sure you save enough to see all the stuff you really want to see too! Walking everything vs public transportation is always key. PLUS you get to see so much more!!

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