How do I make the most of my weekend getaway without breaking the bank? If this is a question that pops into your head, don’t worry we’ve got you covered with some tricks:
- When working with a budget it’s essential to work within your budget and not to over do it. Set a budget for the weekend and work within that budget. Make sure your travel plans do not exceed the amount you plan to spend.
- When booking a last minute flight, it’s convenient to search for flights through a travel service. Most travel service sites have good deals on flight, hotel, and car services. Expedia and Travelocity are just some of the sites you can find a place to stay at last minute but depending on what day your travel arrangements are booked, you may be able to get a decent rate on flights. Thursday and Monday are popular days to book flights.
- It’s always important to factor in where you will eat. If you don’t want to buy food every day over the course of your trip, make a stop at the local grocery store to save money. This is convenient and allows you to save money. Depending on the nature of your trip, it’s important also to include places you would like to visit. As well as any other activities you want to partake in, like visiting the museum, going to the movies, etc.
- If you want to avoid renting a car, you can always use Uber and Lyft to get around town. If you would like to rent a car for convenience, try any travel site for car and truck rentals. Rental cars and trucks can also be reserved through the airport you plan on flying to.
These budget tricks will be helpful in providing a nice weekend getaway.
Written by: Sydney C. Hawkins, Staff Writer, Modern Domestic