Traveling on a Budget? Try These Money-Saving Vacation Ideas

Written by Jerry Windley-Daoust

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5. Sleep underrepparttar stars Hoping to vacation in Hawaii orrepparttar 145051 U.S. Virgin Islands? Rather than spending a fortune on hotels or resorts, why not slashrepparttar 145052 cost of your accommodations by camping onrepparttar 145053 beach? Both destinations have parks that offer beachside camping for about $20 per night. Camping is an affordable alternative at virtually any destination, in fact. And camping doesn’t necessarily mean “roughing it.” Modern camping equipment can keep you as warm and comfortable as if you were sleeping at home (decent sleeping bags and sleeping pads are a must), and many campgrounds offer conveniences such as showers and running water. Some even rent basic but comfortable cabins.

6. Travel inrepparttar 145054 off season It may be obvious to seasoned travelers, but those with less experience may not be aware of how affordable it can be to vacation inrepparttar 145055 “off season”—basically, any time other than when most people travel to your destination. Certain destinations’ accommodation and airfare prices may be slashed by 30 percent or more duringrepparttar 145056 off-season compared torepparttar 145057 peak travel season.

7. Consider your airline alternatives When booking airfare online, don’t overlook discount and international airlines—some are not listed onrepparttar 145058 big travel portal websites, even though they might have a lower fare to your destination. Also be sure to compare rates for alternate airports within a reasonable traveling distance. You might live half an hour from a major airport, butrepparttar 145059 smaller airport a couple hours away might have substantially lower fares. Check for alternate airports near your destination, too. Finally, be flexible about your arrival and departure dates;repparttar 145060 major travel portals all have options to search forrepparttar 145061 cheapest flights within a range of dates. Any one of these alternatives could potentially save you hundreds of dollars.

Jerry Windley-Daoust profiles cheap honeymoon ideas at Creative Honeymoon Ideas, a website featuring off-the-beaten-track honeymoon ideas.

Tips to Help Make Your Disney Vacation Perfect

Written by Heather Wallace

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Getting Something to Eat atrepparttar Park

If you are planning to skiprepparttar 145050 food stands in favor ofrepparttar 145051 restaurants, then Priority Seating is a must. It is, in most cases, free and involves no commitment. Priority Seating does not mean that you have reserved a table. It is basically justrepparttar 145052 restaurant version of Fastpass i.e. you get to avoidrepparttar 145053 lines.

Buying Souvenirs

Purchaserepparttar 145054 majority of your Disney goodies atrepparttar 145055 World of Disney Store inrepparttar 145056 Downtown Disney Marketplace. That way you will be able to use your annual pass or Amex to get a discount.

Buying Tickets

It is highly recommended that you purchase your tickets in advance. That way when you get torepparttar 145057 park won't have to wait in line. If you wait to buy your tickets atrepparttar 145058 park then you are in for a very long wait. Buying tickets in advance allows you to head straight intorepparttar 145059 park upon arrival. Another bonus isrepparttar 145060 fact that you can easily find tickets discounted below gate prices.

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