7 Ways to Save Money on Travel: The most common reason people don’t travel is probably the cost. To be more accurate, it’s the perceived cost, because what many people don’t realize is just how affordable travel can be.
If money has been your biggest barrier to going somewhere new, then you’re in luck. I took multiple vacations of almost two weeks each last year, including one overseas trip to Europe, and kept my out-of-pocket costs below $500 per trip. What I’ve found is it’s not that tough to take an affordable trip, provided you know the best ways to save money on travel.