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Find a Cheap Flight to Your Next Adventure Spot

By May 21, 2017 Adventures, General, Home, Travel


As the weather is getting warmer and schools are near the end of the year. Most of us are planning for some adventurous summer.  As you plan your next adventure trip, although, it seems difficult but you want to stay within budget as much as possible.

There is always a lot of competition between airlines.  We are always looking to save some money here and there especially want to grab some great deals on airline tickets so we can spend more on the fun stuff. Below are a few tips to follow when you’re looking to purchase an airline ticket, book a hotel or even renting a car.

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Avoid to Travel near Major Holidays

There are certain days, or time of year when the prices of airlines go higher or lower. If you’re traveling few days before New Year’s day, Christmas or Fourth of July etc. then you are most likely to face high fares. It’s a lot cheaper to travel after a major holiday.

Travel on Weekdays

Traveling during the week is cheaper than weekend. Same with the timings, flying late at night or early morning is cheaper because not everyone likes to travel late at night or early morning.

Plan Your Trip Early

Start your search as early as possible. Most airlines release tickets about 11 months in advance. But don’t book your flight that early. Keep an eye on the tickets for your destination and search at least once a week to grab the best deal.  Best time to purchase is at least 6 to 8 weeks before traveling.

Choose Budget Airlines

Fly budget airlines, you have to face a few layovers and change of planes but it will cost you a lot less and if you’re traveling for adventure you can enjoy the stay for few hours at different airports or get a pass to go out and explore the nearby attractions.

Take Advantage of Student Discounts

Some travel sites provide discounts for students or under age 26. Take advantage of that and ask for student discounts.

 Avoid Fees for Extra Luggage

Avoid over the limit luggage, most airlines charge extra if you have more luggage than allowed.

Delete Your Search History

Delete your cookies/history as some airlines save cookies and are tracking your search data, which may lead to higher prices for returning customers searching for a specific flight.

Join a frequent flyer program

It’s free to join and you’ll earn points towards cheaper fares, upgrades, and free companion tickets. Even if you don’t travel often, it doesn’t hurt to join the program and eventually add up your points especially if you’re going on a longer flight.

Search in Different Search Engines

Search in different search engines and websites to look for the lowest deals before you book your flight.

Use Different Airlines to Travel

Sometimes choosing different airlines for departure and returning on a different airline is a lot cheaper than booking a flight on the same airline both ways.

 

 

 

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Affordable Vacation Spots

By April 19, 2017 Adventures, General, Home, Travel


It’s spring time. Sometimes I wonder how life slowly changes but we hardly realize the change, after a while we look back and see how everything is different.

Just a few weeks ago the trees had no leaves and you could even see through the tree tops but now I looked out the window and saw the trees full of green leaves.

It’s the best time of the year. Everything feels new, birds coming back home, flowers blossoming, and the warm weather make you feel refreshed.

 

With the weather so good everyone wants to go out and have fun in the sun.  You feel more alive with the warmer weather because you see a lot people doing different activities around you, unlike winter when everyone prefers to stay inside and be warm.

Now that winter is over, most of us are planning the summer vacations, visits to beach, another state or country. Summer is all about fun.

There are so many places in the world to see and explore so it gets confusing to choose the perfect place. Below I found some amazing places you can visit this year that are affordable yet adventurous for the whole family.

The Minneapolis in Minnesota

Minneapolis is popular for an attractive and fun getaway with its magnificent lakes and glistening skyscrapers. The “City of Lakes” has enjoyment spots for everyone. Art lovers have plenty to see at Walker Art Center, Frederick Weisman Art Museum and Minneapolis Art Institute.  You’ll find more than 30 theaters in Minneapolis; The Mall of America offers shopping dining and entertainment for the whole family.  Science Museum of Minnesota and Underwater Adventures Aquarium are awesome places for the kids to have fun.  This is just a small description of the whole fun. Plan the trip today and check it out yourself.

Salt Lake City- Utah

Utah City is family friendly and peaceful place.  It has many attractions for tourists such as Olympic Park, Natural History Museum of Utah and the Hogle Zoo.

Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park is an affordable getaway for natural attraction lovers and visitors of all ages. It features miles of hiking and skiing paths, hot springs and lush forests, dramatic canyons and rivers. You’ll also find hundreds of animal species there including wolves, antelopes and bears.

Yosemite National Park

California’s Yosemite National Park features towering waterfalls, unique rock formations and its giant, ancient sequoia trees. In Yosemite Village you’ll find Museum, lodging, restaurants and shops.  Guided tours and climbing lessons are available from local adventure outfitters for people who have no experience of hiking. Keep in mind like most American tourist destinations you’ll see lots of crowds.

Savannah, Georgia

Savannah is another affordable place you can visit with family. It is well known for its horse drawn carriages, Forsyth Park that is shaded by oak trees, picturesque architecture and food festivals. It’s amazing to wander off and experience the history and beauty of this coastal city.

I know there are so many other great places for adventure lovers, but if you consider these while searching for your next trip, I’m sure you’ll save some money and enjoy the awesome places at the same time.

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