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Top Summer Travel Hacks

Updated: Dec 5, 2023

Hello everyone, I hope you all are having a great day! To start a long month of summer off, I am sharing with you all guide on summer travel hacks. Everything you need to know about traveling during the summer is covered in this post! If you want to learn all the way you save money while traveling, then keep reading!

Summer Travel Hacks

Travel at night

  • This means fewer nights spent in a hotel or home rental.

  • And the late-night flights and train rides are less crowded.


Track ticket pricing

  • Whether you are subscribed to travel newsletters or simply use Google Flights, a great way to score the best deal is to set an alarm.

  • Most airlines allow you to cancel within 24 hours of purchase so, if there is a better offer, take it!


Use alternative routes

  • Look for smaller airports that could save you time on long TSA lines, fewer, fees, and better flight schedules.

  • If there is a cheaper option like a train or plane, compare the prices and save money.


Look for deals at hotels

  • If you are looking for a more expensive stay at a hotel, keep in mind on ways you can save on deals.

  • Like free breakfast and longer packages that offer an extra night for free.


Take advantage of freebies and toiletries

  • Anytime there are free sanitizers, shampoos, soaps, snacks, toothbrushes, or drinks, keep them for emergencies.

  • Even if you may not use them, it's always a great way to share with others or use for your next travel.


Sign up for rewards programs

  • It may be annoying, but it will be worth it with all the deals you will snag.

  • Make sure to find what types of rewards matter most to you.


Save money on food by shopping at the grocery store

  • Sure you want to enjoy food you haven't had before, but this a great way to save money on breakfast, fast lunches, or snacks.

  • Make sure to stock on drinks, snacks, and quick breakfast foods.


Make sure you read the fine print

  • On everything!

  • Especially, with traveling by plane and it helps to understand what you are actually paying for.

  • Also, be aware of hidden fees!


Don't pay for things you can get for free

  • If you need to check luggage, look for ways to get your bags checked for free.


Use packing cubes in your luggage

  • A great way to save space in your carrier as well as organize everything.


Don't exchange money at the airport

  • Go to an ATM for better exchange rates.


Invest in a good travel wallet

  • Keeping track of all the paperwork you need to travel abroad is overwhelming and can be a bit messy so, upgrade to a travel wallet with more organization.


Make a packing checklist

  • It helps to have it saved on your phone and refer to it as the time comes closer.


Do your souvenier research ahead of time

  • Look for the most unique gifts and souveniers to by from your destination.

  • By looking this up ahead of time, you know you won't waste your money on the airport gift shop.


Thank you all very much for reading this blog post. I hope this helps you all with your next travel and encourages you to try and save money on your trip! I hope you all enjoyed these summer hacks, summer travel hacks, and summer travel tips. I have more posts planned for this month and I cannot wait to share them with you all! Also, I have an entire 12-month calendar spread that is undated and customizable as well as two-word searches perfect for summer! I hope you all have a great day, and I will see you all in the next post!


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