WHAT DOES IT COST?

WHAT DOES IT COST?

“How much does it cost to go to ___?”

If I had three wishes, I’d probably use all three of them to never hear this question again.

This is my least favorite question to answer, but also the most common. And I get it - setting aside thousands of dollars to travel is a big deal, and people want to know what it costs to get there.

But it’s not an easy answer. I wish it was, because this blog post would be much shorter and easier to write.

If you’re wondering what it costs to travel to a certain destination, here are the key things you need to keep in mind when building your budget.

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8 REALISTIC WAYS TO AFFORD TRAVEL

8 REALISTIC WAYS TO AFFORD TRAVEL

Google it and you’ll find numerous articles on “how to afford travel” - but there’s a problem with most of them. Many are written by nomads or travel bloggers who have sold everything to live out of a single suitcase. And while that sounds intriguing, it’s not realistic for the average bill-paying, middle-class person who just wants to go on a nice vacation. This blog post is a little more realistic. These tips aren’t going to turn you into a millionaire with an unlimited travel budget (but if you know how to make that happen, let me know). And this list might not be for everyone. But these are my secrets for traveling well and traveling often. I’m going to break down how my husband and I afford to travel on a middle-class income without going crazy, or worse - into debt.

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