Summer Vacations

Taking a vacation during the summer is nice, but it’s also a costly proposition. When that isn’t in your budget, have some fun at home with a “staycation”.

The idea is to play local tourist and do some fun activities in the area or city you live in. You’ll be pleasantly surprised how much fun it can be and how much your area has to offer.

Best of all, you get to come home and sleep in your own bed at the end of the day.

Find the Water

When it’s hot outside, there’s nothing better than dipping into a cool pool or lake, or going for a swim in the ocean. Take a look at what options you have in your area.

Go explore local lakes, rivers, and creeks that you can swim or wade in. If you’re living close enough to the beach, take a day trip to go swimming. Continue reading

Inexpensive vacations for the whole family can often be difficult, but they certainly aren’t impossible. Here are some useful tips on saving money while you’re away.

Keep Snacks with You On the Go

We all know that hungry children can be very impatient. In order to avoid the inevitable costs associated with buying them snacks on the go, always prepare food in advance that you can carry with you to satisfy their hunger.

Drink More Water

Inexpensive vacations shouldn’t be about completely cutting out everything you enjoy, but something as simple as drinking more water and less soda could save you more money than you realize. It’s healthier, too! Continue reading

Cheap family vacation packages are no less fun than when you pay standard prices – the main difficulty lies in finding those packages in the first place. But there are many different ways to save yourself some money.

1 – Book Your Tickets & Hotels Online

We all know that just about any business offers a discount when you book online instead of in person. The main reason for this is the fact that you’re saving them money when you use an automated system, rather than talking specifically to an employee.

But there’s another reason why the internet is so useful for finding those cheap family vacation packages, and that’s because it helps you to compare different options with the click of a mouse. And there are many websites designed to make this as easy as possible. Continue reading