20 Common Misconceptions About Budget Travel

10. You spend ages researching

If you know what you’re looking for and where to look for it, it’s actually pretty quick! But remember that the extra 20 minutes researching might save you $100 on the trip.

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11. You can never splurge

Budgeting is about finding the balance. Sometimes, we stay two weeks in a hostel just to spend a few days like kings! But we know it gets boring quickly, and we’re soon back to the budget life.

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12. You can only travel during low seasons

It’s not that we can “only” travel during the low season, it’s just extremely cheaper, quieter, and generally nicer. We’re actually being smart!

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