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Having a Dream Vacation on a Nightmare Budget!

Remember that vacation or trip you were destined to take but never had enough money to go on? Or you keep on worrying that if you go on this trip, you won’t have enough money to eat when you return! Well it doesn’t have to be that way. Stop exploring your backyard and explore your dream vacation instead, time waits for no one. Don’t let the recession scare you. You can still travel on a budget and you can also still have your dream vacation. You just need to know when to travel, how to book and where to stay. All you need to do is research and be flexible.

Planning

If you plan your trip well, you can save a lot of money on Air Travel. You just need to be flexible in your travel times and utilize online tools like Kayak and Expedia. If you’re willing to spend a little time searching the internet, I’m sure you’ll find some great deals.

Moreover, don’t forget about technology. We live in a Social Media era. Visit Social Media sites such as Facebook and Twitter where you can follow travel providers and experts. Travel providers often announce great deals and exclusive bargains on their social pages so be sure to stay updated. In addition, you can subscribe to receive newsletters from airlines, hotels and other travel agencies. With newsletters, you will often be notified instantly about great deals.

If you’re willing to book at the last minute you might also find some great deals. People may tell you not to wait until the last minute to book your flight but that’s only an opinion. Last minute bookings can provide some great deals and discounts. For instance, many hotels and airlines would rather give you a discount than to leave a room or a seat empty, especially in this tough economy.