Traveling to exotic places doesn’t have to be expensive. You can find budget travel perks for some of the most beautiful and interesting places in the world. We’ve put together a list of must see destinations and all in a budget that you can reach. Let’s take a look.
10. Phuket, Thailand
Phuket has world renowned beaches and sparkling water. It helps that the locals are some of the friendliest people in the world and the seafood is to die for. Come hungry and enjoy the sun. A vacation in Phuket is just what you need to shrug off the corporate office blues.
9. Prague, Czech Republic
Prague is a taste of old Europe with all the intrigue of a former Soviet bloc country. It houses medieval churches next to more modern buildings and is located along a peaceful river. Old Town follows a 1,000-year-old city plan, and it’s easy to find great food, art, and music. Traveling to Prague is as simple as going anywhere else in Europe, and staying in old world hotels is a charming alternative to city life.
8. Siem Reap, Cambodia
For a real old world adventure, nothing beats Cambodia. It’s one of the oldest civilizations in the world and features ancient ruins deep in the southeast Asian jungles. It has a large number of hotels and restaurants, so you’ll have all the comforts of home, but it’s also a gateway to the Angor region of Angor Wat fame. Old and new co-exist right in the streets.
7. Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona offers visitors towering churches and architecture, winding streets and some of the most interesting art in the world. This is the home of the Sagrada Familia and famous works by Picasso and Miro. You can even see some Roman historical sites for even more ancient culture. Follow in the footsteps of these great artists and wander through the beauty of Catalonia.
6. Crete, Greece
With white sand beaches and all white architecture, Crete is exactly the holiday you dream of in the winter. It’s located in the Mediterranean and features the classic architecture of the Greek Isles. It’s easy to find car rentals so you can travel throughout the island and booking hotels with incredible views is a snap.
5. New York City, New York
It is the city that never sleeps. It’s the gateway to the world. New York is the city of dreams and vacationing here is the ultimate dream destination for many around the world. It’s easy to find cheap flights, and you can stay in any hotel you want. There’s nothing you can’t find in this world famous place.
4. Rome, Italy
Seeing Italian Renaissance culture mixed with ancient Roman buildings is a spectacular reason to visit Rome. It houses Vatican City and some of the most famous food in the world. It is a bit of old world Europe mixed with both the modern age and some of western civilization’s most ancient sites.
3. Paris, France
There’s nothing more romantic than Paris. It’s the city of love, the city of art, and the city of beauty. Few other destinations captivate the world the way Paris does. It’s easy to find cheap flights into the city, a cheap car rental, and booking an apartment or hotel overlooking the city and with a view of the Eiffel Tower is a given.
2. London, United Kingdom
London is also one of the most famous European cities in the world. It’s a 21st-century city, but its history stretches all the way back to Roman times and before. It’s home to some of the most famous art museums, iconic architecture, and the queen of England herself. Car rental is simple and a holiday here means you can find anything your heart wants.
1. Bali, Indonesia
Bali is the vacation capital of the world. It is surrounded by beaches, clear water, amazing food, and a mix of culture and night life. There’s nothing so bad that a holiday here won’t cure. It accommodates travelers who are backpackers all the way up to luxury travelers. It is a living postcard and the artistic capital of the region.