Some research, carrying a good guidebook, and setting a budget for your trip can help keep your vacation expenses in check.
Narrow your vacation budget by using your transportation costs as an indicator on how much you should spend on your next trip. Transportation costs include anything you??ll need to get to and move around your destination.
Setting an upper limit, breaking down your expenses, and making a list of what you??re willing to sacrifice can be done on a large post-it note or jailbroken iPod Touch in roughly 10-15 minutes.
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