The fun thing about luxury vacation is the prior planning that goes behind it. Who can forget the brain storming for selecting the best resort or the toils involved in listing the places to visit, booking travel tickets, and marking the shopping destinations. Keeping this in mind, we have listed some important luxury vacation planning tips that might ease your efforts.
Luxurious yet pocket friendly accommodation
In today’s world it is always smart to keep a track on the expenses you are incurring while travelling. Why spend more, when you can get the same at less! The most challenging thing that you face while planning a vacation is finding luxury accommodations on budget. Though it is difficult, it is not impossible. But how? All you need is a little twik here and there. Firstly, consider shortening your trip for a day or two. This will immediately cut off a lot of your budget enabling a more luxurious trip. To get more, try to visit during off season that is avoiding school breaks and festivals. The are high chances that hotels in need of business will offer more discounts. Boutique hotels offer more luxurious accommodations than bigger hotels with big brand name. Also try to be choosy while selecting the hotel location. It won’t do much harm if you live little outside the popular tourist center. You’ll likely get better deals in those places.
Make a thorough research on the top attractions of any city and you will be surprised to know that most of these are free or affordable. In most cases museums, central parks, art galleries, are free because these are the places that the locals visit the most. The more you research, the more you save.
Luxury restaurants does not mean five star food. They often go by the brand name. Be wise and choose cafes and eateries that locals rave about. You will not only get the best food but also the best local dining experience. If you desire to eat at the city’s best restaurant, always opt for lunch or brunch, instead of dinner. The entry will be less, but you will still enjoy the food, ambiance and view. Also, while booking a hotel always check if they are offering complementary meals.
Cut short travel expenses
Want to splurge all your money on lavish accommodations? Cut short your travel expenses. A little sacrifice will do no harm. Settle for an economy ticket, and spend the saved money on shopping!
Luxury does not always mean lavish and expensive stuffs. It means the best of everything. So prioritize your options and splurge accordingly. A little budget here and there will set a fun tone to your luxury vacation.