TIPS ON SAVING COSTS
AMERICA / CANADA
Tips on saving costs
Familiarise yourself with the ticketing system
Set your travel goals, plan your itinerary, understand the transportation system of your travel destination and book your air and train tickets early. In this way, you will be able to avoid peak season surcharges and enjoy different ticket offers! If you are under aged 26, you must not miss this chance to enjoy 35% discount tickets sale by Rail Europe. Please click here for more information.
Stay in youth hostels
Save money staying in safe, comfortable and economical youth hostels. Visit www.hihostels.com to reserve accommodation, and enjoy 10% discount when you show your valid Hostelling International Card at check-in.
Eat well, eat cheap
Want to experience the local lifestyle? Apart from dining in speciality local restaurants, you can also show off your culinary skills in the hostel kitchen. In the fully equipped kitchen, make yourself the envy of the hostel with ingredients from the local supermarket or small shops.
Before you set off, find out about credit card charges and exchange rates, and compare them with cash exchange rates. In this way, you can choose other forms of payment and leave your cash for emergencies. Wise as you are, you will certainly begin saving money as soon as your trip begins.