19 Affordable Places To Go If You’re Young and Broke
Guest post by Thelma Saltsman
As the world becomes globalized and with more and more people opting to save space as they travel due to the increase in the number of luggage prices at airports. We will discuss below, the most affordable vacation destinations.
Would you like to experience the Caribbean vibes without paying the Caribbean price? Consider Haiti for your next vacation. On average, the cost of the rooms varies from $50 to $150 per night.
With Italy and Greece being the two most popular Mediterranean destinations, Albania is possibly one of the most underrated warm vacation spots in Europe. Accommodation in Albania is extremely low starting at $5 per night.
The low cost of living in Cambodia means your dollar goes a long way and you can afford a life of opulence although the airfare is on the expensive side. Cambodia has many activities for everyone, from day trips to temples, to taking a stroll down the Mekong River.
Known for the beautiful beaches and breathtaking waterfalls are one of the most popular destinations in Central America for a good reason. National parks like Manuel Antonio National Park and Corcovado National Park contain some splendid scenery and only cost a few dollars to visit. It requires just a few dollars to visit their favorite Parques; it also offers low-cost transportation.
For couples seeking a romantic getaway, Belize would be an excellent destination. The country offers four stars hotels at a rate of less than $100 per night. These incredible rates typically include perks such as bikes or complimentary wine. For fine diners, you can visit high-end restaurants catering for two for under $30.
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico is a U.S. territory. Therefore, the ease of obtaining a flight to and from the country should be relatively straightforward. Additionally, there are no visa requirements and currency exchanges necessary. The Villa Herencia is a fantastic low-cost boutique hotel.
Frequently touted as one of the most popular vacation destinations for American Citizens, for those who would like to avoid tourist traps, the city of Mazatlan is an ideal location. The town boasts excellent dining, especially for seafood dishes because Mazatlan is the largest agricultural and fishery zone in the country.
Morocco is likely the most accessible and reasonably priced landing-place in Africa. You may be able to find bargain round-trip flights to Morocco for under $400. A full-course meal may cost you from as little as $2.50 to $15.
For those interested in adding Lisbon on their bucket list, the best deals are typically found when booking a flight between mid-spring to early fall. In Lisbon, you will be able to dine at quality restaurants at reasonable prices, with a nice bottle of wine at around €5.
Madrid in Spain is undoubtedly one of the more popular, cheaper European destinations to see. Particularly if you opt to visit during September, October, April, or May. Stopover in Barcelona for tapas and wine for €10-15 or simply lay on the beaches.
In Vietnam, the best time of the year is around December when the weather is best. Hanoi offers affordable, well-maintained lodgings, low priced fresh food, and picturesque sceneries such as the beautiful water of the Halong Bay and beaches within the vicinity.
Now is possibly the most opportune time to visit Greece. For the past few years, Greece has been battling a financial crisis. As a result of this, the cost of living has declined. Crete offers beaches such as the incredible Balos Beach, which are captivating as well as the freshest seafood within the country.
Let’s face it, Bali is probably one of the most Instagrammed cities you have seen. This is a well sought after destination because it is so breathtakingly beautiful plus it has such a low cost of living and cheap food. In Bali, it is entirely possible to book a completely private villa for $50 per night.
Thailand is frequently compared to Bali as an ideal retreat. Bangkok is an extremely low priced holiday destination with beautiful blue beaches. You will be able to book a hotel room for as little as $20 per night Flights to Bangkok are reasonably priced when reserved way ahead of time.
Cuba is one of the most sought-after locations for history lovers. Now that you can visit Cuba, sooner or later the country will become Americanized. If you want to experience the authenticity of Cuban culture, the best time to visit is now!
Santiago de Chile is perhaps best known for high-quality wine, and its delicious cuisine. The city consists of several wine bars and tapas bars throughout the city. Visit the Lakes Region of Chile to observe scenic views such as waterfalls and volcanos.
The ABC Islands
These three Dutch overseas territories are famous for snorkeling, scuba diving, hidden beaches, and hiking. Bonaire and Curacao both have a lower cost of living than Aruba.
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Buenos Aires is routinely touted as the Paris of Latin America due to its beautiful French-inspired architecture. With transportation via taxi reasonably priced, ranging between $5 and $8 it should be simple to explore the largest neighborhood, Palermo.
Varna, located off the coast of the Black Sea is one of the most underestimated tourist destinations in Eastern Europe. Varna offers wine tours, hiking zones and reasonably priced Accommodations with breakfast at a starting rate of $30 per night.
About the Author:
For the last 10 years, I have been blessed with wanderlust. Combining my writing skills with my passion for traveling, I run my own travel blog at thetravelingexplorer.com where I can show you the best places to visit and how to effectively travel.