Given a boon, I would love to be in a corner of the world at dawn and another one by dusk, but inflation serves as a bane. As much as we all love traveling, budget-friendly tourism is a quest. Here is a listicle of pursuable travel destinations.
- CROSSROADS OF TURKEY– Famous for its evil eye souvenirs, this magical country is a quintessential place of beauty and peace. You can take a flight from the United Kingdom to Istanbul which would cost within £250 for a round trip if you secure booking at the earliest you can also get extra discount from various travel brands only at DealVoucherz. Explore Istanbul with the famous Sultan-Ahmed Mosque and don’t forget to visit the prodigious ‘Grand Bazaar’, a labyrinth of colorful markets. Eagerly await your next arrival in the capital of Turkey, Ankara. You can take a train from Istanbul which takes approximately 4 hours to reach Ankara. It’s a good deal for time and money as well. Ankara is majestic and historic for it is the capital city. Anitkabir, Atakule Tower, and Ankara Castle are a few places you wouldn’t want to skip visiting. Who doesn’t like to look at a sunset with a sky full of hot air balloons? Well, if the imagination of this view is giving you an adrenaline rush then Cappadocia awaits you. You can travel by a bus from Ankara to Cappadocia which takes about 4 hours again. Cappadocia fulfills your adventurous personality. Take a hot air balloon ride which costs about £100, quad ATV tour around as touring in cars is cliché and visit the Derinkuyu Underground City which fascinates you to imagine a life in caves. After a long, tiring yet memorable journey, what better place to rest and relax than Pamukkale. Although the journey by a bus or car seems too long from Cappadocia, there are no flights from there to Pamukkale. Soaking yourself in the scenic beauty of Pamukkale and swimming in the beautiful hot springs is the most fulfilling thing you will ever experience. After this soothing time, it’s time to reach back to the pavilion from Istanbul.
- COTE D’AZUR (FRENCH RIVIERA) – French Riviera is the best recreational and relaxing tourist destination one can ever imagine. You can roam around, get some tan on the flawless Mediterranean coast, visit some posh casinos and have the best time of your lives. You can take a flight from the United Kingdom for not more than £90 to Nice (round trip), the uncontested queen of the French Riviera. It is a bay of the crystal-blue Mediterranean Sea with sun-kissed beaches. You can take walks along the palm line English promenade and savor the atmosphere. Talking about Monaco, you must visit the famous Fragonard perfumery, to be amazed at the plethora of perfumes and to view the demonstration of how these classic ranges are made. After all the sight-seeing, it’s time for some enjoyment in Monte Carlo, the hub of casinos.
Take a stroll along the Grand Pix Circuit of Monte Carlo and enjoy the view of the splendid harbor with expensive yachts. Talking about festivals and cinema, one place that celebrates it fashionably is Cannes. Drive along the Boulevard De La Croisette and see the Film festival center where celebrities congregate every year. The accommodation and food would cost approximately per day £40 and £30 respectively.
- CHAMONIX – This resort area near the junction of France, Italy, and Switzerland is famous for the summit of Mont Blanc. A flight to Chamonix would cost you approximately £45-£50 (round trip). If you love skiing and snowboarding, this is a perfect vacation spot to be in. Ski your way through the snow-clad mountain of Mont Blanc and enjoy the winter sports, look at the serene view near the Lake Blanc and go hiking, experience the Mont Blanc Tramway and the Vallee Blanche Cable Car. Chamonix is a blend of mini Switzerland along with the scenery and mini-France with the city like feel.
- ITALY – talking about the city that has everything to give you, Italy is on the bucket-list of every human on Earth. You can savor the beauty of this city along with fashion as well as peculiar tourist destinations. You can begin the trip from Milan with a flight costing £20-£25 for a single trip. Milan being the fashion capital of the world has a lot to offer when it comes to styles and clothing, so keep your eyes on them. Santa Maria Delle Grazie is a popular tourist spot as it is a church with Da Vinci’s “The Last Supper”. Coming to the majestic Venice, an archipelago of 118 islands; begin with the very heart of Venice- the Gondola ride to St. Mark’s Square. You will definitely be in awe of the beauty and the historic view of the Ducal Palace, The Infamous prison and The Bridge of sighs, all along the way. Florence city is known for the panoramic view at the Piazzale Michelangelo. On reaching Pisa, visit the “Field Of Miracles” where stands the majestic “The Leaning Tower of Pisa”, which will leave you mind-blown. When you finally reach the capital city Rome, the name itself has a magic. It has an ancient appearance and a wonder of the World “The Colosseum”. See the famous Trevi Fountain and the world-renowned “St. Peter’s Basilica” which is the world’s largest cathedral and a splendid beauty. To return back home you can take a flight from Rome to Unite Kingdom which would approximately cost £45.
The listicle ends here. Hope that these affordable tourist destinations become memorable adventures for you and you return with a bag full of memories and souvenirs.