Traveling is one of the greatest joys is life. It is said that by spending money on travel, you only grow richer in experience. However, many of us would like to grow richer in experience while also keeping money in our wallet. Due to its great culture and fascinating history, the United Kingdom is considered one of the top travel destinations. Whether you are from UK or from abroad, consider these ways to travel across the country on a shoestring budget.
Train: Train is one of the most popular modes of transportation in Europe. It is the staple of backpackers as well as the rich and famous. With train travel you can get to your destination in comfort and if you are not staring out the window watching the changing scenery you can also take a nap along the way. You can buy tickets at your departure point, in advance and even save money by buying passes.
Car: Driving a car in the UK is on many foreign travelers’ bucket list, if only to have the experience of traveling on the other side of the road. These days car rentals are relatively inexpensive and you can often pick up your car at one location and drop it of in another. When you travel by car you can choose destinations which may be off the beaten path.
Cara vanning: To avoid the high price of hotels and to have a lot more flexibility in travel many people are choosing a cara vanning travel experience across the UK. There are many different types of caravans available which are sure to fit the needs of your travel companions and family. These are a great idea for longer holidays and for those looking for an adventure. One thing to keep in mind is to get your caravan and get caravan insurance, which is thankfully very easy through places such as Caravan Club.
Canal boats: If you want to get away from the hustle and the bustle of the busy roadways, consider using canal boats as a way of transportation. These can be very inexpensive and can take you through some terrific countryside and a show you the scenery that you will never be able to see out of a speeding car window. This will be a very relaxing as well as very memorable travel experience.
Cycling: United Kingdom is one the world’s most premiere places to see by bike. It is also one of the cheapest and the healthiest ways to travel. The United Kingdom is very bike friendly and while some of the rolling hills can provide a fun challenge for some, there is enough flat terrain to keep the novice interested.
Domestic Flights: Domestic flight can be a cheap alternative for those looking to cross vast distances in a short amount of time. By looking for last minute sales and choosing smaller airports, many people can save a lot of money on their travel ticket
There are many cheap ways to travel the United Kingdom, so do not let finances stop you from having a great experience.