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How to Travel for Low Prices

Many people have always asked: When is the best time to travel? Where can I find a low price for my vacation package?

Well people, I will share with you 3 tips that have been passed on to me when traveling to other places.

Tip #1: Travel on a week day.

A week day can referred as a day between Monday to Thursday. An uncle of mine gave me this little tip. He travels a lot. He told me that a way to save time and a bit of money is to reserve your flight ticket within those days. Many people don't travel on a week day and that's where you save time when passing through airport security. The part where you save money is also noticeable. Why? Because your traveling off-season. Since the weekend is also considered to be a "season" prices rise.

Tip #2: Reserve scaled flights.

Programming scaled flights can help you save money, but on the down side you will reach your destination a bit later than expected. Airlines charge more for a direct flight from your departure airport to your destination airport. And why is that? The answer is simple: distance. The price range will depend on the distance between airports. More distance means: more fuel consumption for the airlines, more time spent flying, hence increasing the price on your airplane ticket.

Many people might pay for the extra mile. In my opinion landing on different airports may be exhausting, but I enjoy seeing other airports in different countries and I also consider it being part of my cross-country adventure.

Reserving scaled flights is one of the best ways to go, and believe when I say this: it really works, and getting to know other airports may be a bit exhausting but that is also a part of your traveling adventure.

Tip #3: Reserve your travel on time.

Have you ever noticed that many travel agencies say: book in early?

What they mean is exactly that: reserve your vacation early.

And why reserve your vacation package early? Because hotels, airlines, and car rentals lower their prices on regular days. When holidays are near they all tend to raise their prices because of one single reason: people have money to spend on the holidays.

Reserving your vacation before the seasons will help you save a bit of your money

Well everyone, these have been the tips that have been passed on to me, and now I pass them on to you.

Remember all these 3 tips, and believe me, it works.

Street Talk


Good tips on how to travel on a lower budget, thanks

  about 9 years ago

Great advises. Thank you!!

  about 1 decade ago
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