How to save on holiday
• How to save on holiday
The summer season, when the break through to leave even big businessmen, has its drawbacks on vacation. Few people want to spend days off in his hometown, looking sadly into colorless turbidity monitor, but to travel to distant lands needed money, and usually considerable. Fortunately, common sense approach to planning and knowledge of some of the details can help to save much money - and not as a reproach to the quality of rest. We have prepared some practical tips that make holes in your wallet after the holidays would not be very large.
Phone / Internet
Advertising promises unparalleled roaming conditions under which must still pay extra and the operator itself. We advise you to be a little more prosaic: a local SIM card will cost several times cheaper. In addition, most European operators selling prices with the included package of Internet, which will save even more.
It is not necessary to remove large amounts of money at one time, even if the numbers on the screen is very tempting. Take cash in small portions. So you get an accurate count of the bank commission and pay the extra money for air.
tax free option allows you to recover some of the money already spent in the homeland, but it will have to carefully collect all receipts and maintain at least a rough accounting. The sum is unlikely to be very high: on average it ranges between seven and twenty percent.
Evening training before traveling you will be enough to estimate the approximate route of the new city. Buy a good guide, rummage in the network - these simple steps really help save money. In addition, the walk through the medieval quarter of Barcelona, for example, is much more interesting to himself, but not with a large tourist group.
The movements on the ground
Another serious Count expenses - around the city. Do not be afraid to use local public transport, it is not difficult and is much cheaper than a taxi. Buy multiple tickets to get a discount here.
Museums / Galleries
Virtually none of the tourists do not know that at any New York City Museum you can go for a nominal fee. Normal ticket will cost you about $ 20 - the so-called recommended price and nobody will be surprised if a visitor will pay less. European museums have not yet matured to attractions such unprecedented generosity, but may save here. Spend the evening at the study sites you're interested in galleries. In particular, many of them to cut rates, and sometimes even allowed for free.
Food / Drink
Most often, the cheapest and at the same time, the most delicious food is not expensive restaurants in the city center. Try to choose the local cuisine and do not be afraid to go away: in the same sleeping bags very often open places designed for "their". The same goes for alcohol - local drinks will always be the best choice.