Pointless Travel Expenses You Should Ditch Right Now

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Traveling on a regular basis seems like one of those luxuries that are out of reach, but you can make it more attainable by slashing the list of unnecessary expenses. Here’s a couple of things you should avoid wasting your money on when you’re traveling on a budget.

Pricey Accommodation

The kind of accommodation you’re booking should fit the type of trip you’re embarking on. If you’re not going to spend the entire day enjoying the amenities your hotel is offering, and be outside exploring the city instead, there’s really no need to spend a fortune on your accommodation.


Expensive Rides

Put public transportation to some good use during your travels. There’s really no need to book a cab from the airport, since there’s usually a bus or a train taking you straight to the city center, and it costs so much less.

Fine Dining

It’s natural to try popular local foods during your visit to a new country, but you don’t have to go to fancy restaurants every day to do it. Local markets are filled with dozens of traditional foods, and there’s no harm in making a light meal at your hostel every once in a while.