During these troubled times, when many of us are having to count the pennies, it is a good idea to look at different holiday destinations, where you can get the best possible value for your money, and so are not worrying the whole time how much your trip is costing you.This is partly why Slovakia is becoming more and more popular as a European holiday destination, as there are a number of reasons why it is a great low-cost alternative to the likes of Austria, France and Italy.Low cost flights into Bratislava and Poprad - TatryA number of the low-cost airlines now fly into Slovakia from all over Europe and it is possible to pick up return tickets to Bratislava or Poprad-Tatry for less than 100 Euros.High standard cottages and holiday homes at a great price per personWhile the better class of hotels can be quite pricey, it is possible for a family or a group of friends to stay at high standard self-catering accommodation for a great price per person. Always check out the off-season … [Read more...] about Slovakia Vacation – 5 Reasons Why Slovakia Self Catering Holidays Will Help You Forget the Recession
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Do you think getting a cheap airfare is as simple as make call to your favorite airline and fork over your credit card number? Unless you are traveling on someone else's dime, you couldn't be more misguided. You will become a loser if you didn't bother to try to get a cheap airline ticket. Getting the lowest airfare from Place A to Place B can be a ridiculously annoying experience, especially if in mid-flight you discover your neighbor paid half of what you did.1. Find out how airlines set their pricesAirlines pricing is basically driven by 3 factors: Competition, Demand & Inventory. Hence, it is essential to look around and comparison shop. Regardless of whether you use the Internet or a travel agent, you will come up with a wide range of prices. The challenge is to know how to make the cheap fares yours. Airlines change their prices based on competition between the airlines. They will divide seats on each flight into several price ranges and set aside a certain number of … [Read more...] about 4 Easy Steps to Get Cheap Airfare Tickets & Save Your Money
Ski vacations can be very costly, especially if you are going to the slopes in a foreign country. The cost to purchase or rent the gear alone is ridiculous. Once you factor in travel expenses, hotel or lodge accommodations, food and beverages, and lift fees, you are looking at a pretty big chunk of change. The cost is significantly higher if you go skiing in a foreign country. It is definitely not a hobby that everyone can afford. However, cheap ski vacations are not beyond the realm of possibility.Cheap ski vacations are not going to just drop in your lap. You will need to do a little research in order to find the best deals and the Internet is the perfect place to start. Most ski lodges have websites where you can frequently find discounts or package deals on accommodations, dining, ski gear rentals, and lift tickets, especially during the off-seasons. If you are willing to take your vacation before the peak ski season starts or after it ends, you can usually find some really good … [Read more...] about Are Cheap Ski Vacations Possible?
Of course everybody dreams of that amazing beach vacation on a beautiful Caribbean island. You could just picture yourself drinking margaritas all day from sunrise to sunset while laying out on the pearly white sands and overlooking some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.Unfortunately for most working class people, many Caribbean islands are particularly expensive for the average person to spend on a vacation. Islands such as Anguilla and St. Martin are notorious for how pricey their vacation rentals, hotels, car rentals, and restaurants are.What a lot of people do is spend their vacation on Caribbean cruises. The cruises take them to many of the popular islands in the Caribbean. People get off on the ports and usually spend about 8 hours on the respective island. Its fun, but it really doesn't give you enough time to truly appreciate the culture and flavor of the country. Plus you don't get a chance to lay out and the beach and just relax.There is one particular destination … [Read more...] about Dominican Republic As a Caribbean Beach Vacation
However, 'Cheap Disney Tickets' don't really exist. That's not to say that you can't get Disney tickets for less that the gate price but there's always a downside so its better to go in with your eyes open.There are lots of people that offer tickets at ridiculous prices - hover you'll find that they are usually linked to some kind of time-share deal whereby you have to go and 'enjoy a few hours as their honoured guests'. Yeh - right! What that really means is that they have the opportunity to pressurise you into buying one of their 'units'. By the way - do you think that the price of the tickets you got would not be built into the price of the 'unit' many times over?Another tempting offer is the 'Employees Ticket' scam. If you buy these tickets (usually, not at a great discount either) you run the risk of being refused entry or being ejected or worse. If I'm out with my family, personally, I'm going to have fun and I don't want the worry of being ejected and accused of fraud!You see, … [Read more...] about Cheap Disney Tickets – The Myth