Tag Archives: Budget Travel

Living my own short Swiss Dream

23 Nov

Have you ever dreamt of waking up, expecting it to be another normal day full of mundane regular work and suddenly a surprise travel opportunity (one which you were secretly hoping for to come along) COMES!! Well, for me this surprise came true recently when I was invited by Swiss TourismMaison de Voyage and Rock-On Holidays by Thomas Cook India to visit my dream destination – Switzerland on a quick 5 day FAM trip.

A Japanese Garden, Interlaken, Switzerland

A Japanese Garden, Interlaken, Switzerland

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How to plan your own budget trip – tips fo saving money while traveling

23 Jan

Thinking of a “Holiday/ Vacation”; and the first thing that comes to my mind is “What will the Budget / Expense?” for the trip. During my initial traveling days, on many occasions I had really wanted to visit a place; only to leave it as the popular perception was it’s too expensive. But traveling to more than 30 countries over the last 10 years has taught me that there are simple ways of minimizing expenses during any trip. This helps significantly bring down costs and every country becomes accessible no matter what your budget 🙂

My travel motto is travel budget yet be comfortable. Budget does not necessarily mean any “Inconvenience” it just means cutting down on a few comforts that you are ok to live without for a few days. The most important part of any successful budget holiday is “PLANNING”, in “ADVANCE” and being “FLEXIBLE” with the available options. Traveling in this manner has helped me visit some of my dream destinations all within a reasonable budget in INR 🙂

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