The World First Wander. The âhow to save moneyâ edition.Â
Welcome to anotherÂ installmentÂ of the World First Wander, our weekly look at whatâs hot in travel writing and blogging. This weekÂ weÂ look at a few ideas for something we all like to do – save some money.
We have been helping our customers to save money with our great value travel insurance since the early 1970âs. At the time you could enjoy two weeks in Majorca for the princely sum of ÂŁ50! If onlyâŠ Â We often include money saving tips on our travel blog too.
So letâs tighten those purse strings and start saving for that trip of a lifetime. But itâs not easy, is it? If you are anything like me and find it near impossible to save up for anything, let alone a big trip, then you may find our first blog very useful indeed. Itâs from Caz and Craig from ytravel. They know a thing or two about travel and saving money and have even written an ebook about it. But before you go searching, have a look at their article The Secrets To Saving Money For Travel Revealed. The best news is that they wonât even demand you cut out that daily coffee!
Staying on theme, letâs head over to Heels in my backpack for some more great ideas on how to get the cash together for that round the world trip of a lifetime. There is some really great advice in this post. How to save money to go travelling and still have a life.
More saving nowâŠ as promisedâŠ this time with Emma Higgins. We included her in last weekâs wander so itâs a rare double appearance for EmmaâŠwhy?… Because she writes great travel articles! 30 tips for saving money for Travel includes some great ideas.
Next up is some good advice for the girls, and a great bonus tip for the guys. I discovered The Blonde Abroad recently and I instantly liked her ideas for saving money on social spending. Itâs just one of her 10 easy ways to save money to travel the world.
My brother Martin Rothwell spottedÂ this one the other day from My Melange. As luck would have it she Â also has some great tips for saving some money. She says âa little sacrifice now can help you travel laterâ and we know itâs true. Wise words indeed. Saving money really is about working out what your priorities are and adjusting life accordingly. Check out her 9 easy ways to save money for travel.
Finishing up this week a great post from Budget Traveller,another regular to this blog. Regardless of whether you have to scrimp and save or prefer to spend and splurge, itâs worth remembering that itâs all about the experience. At least thatâs what they tell us in their post Budget travel or luxury travel? Itâs the experience, stupid. So if you are struggling to stay focussed, focus on the end result â the experiences of travel.
Until next week.