We love travelling on Budget like most of you. And like most of you want to travel more while saving on accommodation. Of course, that comes with a bargain, bargain to let go few mandatory services of a hotel. But who minds that as long as the rooms and toilets are clean and hot water is available in the toilet. (more…)
Travelling is good for your mind, body and soul. There are times when no matter how much you push yourself to mundane jobs and routine rigours of a job, it just doesn’t feel right and you want an escape out of it. You just want to go and stay at the best hotel. A study by an agency(Global Commission on Ageing) found (more…)
When you travel you want to enjoy on experiences, foods and even on your sleep. But a definite pain when it comes to travelling is Transportation. Although we can’t help it go away completely but we can help you reduce the pain !
The price of flights varies considerably depending on the month, day and even time of travel. Try to compare flight prices across a whole month meaning you’ll be able to see the cheapest days to fly, saving you a potential packet. Avoiding the weekends can make a huge impact on the price of flights. Travel on a weekday, (negotiate with your boss, if you can J) it is always cheaper. For Bus or Train, it is usually the same but booking it in advance can certainly help you reduce the last minute jitters.
One major factor of frustration and disappointment especially in our country, is faced by people who travel in High-Season. There are parking issues, over-crowd, Traffic, general chaos and high prices. If you can avoid it, Travel off-season and you’re sure to find better bargains. Much of Uttarakhand still has beautiful weather come July-to March. Flights, hotels, transport will be cheaper and your destination a lot less crowded.
Cheap Lodges, Budget Hotels, Homestays, Hostels, are springing up like mushrooms in the rains in Uttarakhand, especially in places which are high on Demand. Bunkotel is also one such cheap hotel option in Mussoorie,Uttarakhand for Budget travelers who travel in groups, where ever Bunkotel is not still present, you can try various cheap hotels or homestays.
Not only is tasting new cuisines part of the joy of travelling but you’re likely to eat far better as well as saving money, when you eat like a local. From cheap dhabas (Fire Lit) in Uttarakhand where fresh produce is usually locally sourced and tastier, rather than imported from Plains. Try not to eat meat as it will tend to be expensive. If they’ve had to transport a vegetable from plains it’s not going to come cheap! Find street food to savour, no matter where you’re off to!
In an era where more of us feel a sense of social responsibility than ever before, helping the world’s most in-need is both an inspiration and a chance to see the world, often by paying with your time rather than your money. With so many opportunities out there from trips that last a few weeks, to two years or more, everyone can discover new places and do their bit for building a better future. Make sure you choose the right project for you and read our tips on how to make the most of your holidays.