“To travel is to live” – Hans Christian Andersen
This is what traveling means to some people – they need to travel every now and then to feel alive. As the summer is rolling around, there will only be a few months left of the year 2018. If you haven’t had a trip this year then this is the time to do so even if you don’t have lots of cash in your bank account. Traveling is one of the best ways to treat yourself better, you get to do whatever you want to. Let it be getting lost in nature, exploring new places as well as more about yourself, and much more. Traveling is undeniably expensive but when you shop around for the best deals and plan everything smartly, you can have a budget-friendly trip. It also depends on the chosen travel destination like how much you will have to pay for hotels, car rentals, food, flights etc. Here is the list of beautiful U.S destinations while keeping the budget factors in mind.
01 – Orlando, Florida
When it comes to budget-friendly U.S spots, Florida happens to be one of the most popular destinations. The U.S state has many reasonable places to go to and one of them is Orlando. It surely has expensive Disney World Tickets but Orlando has much cheaper flights and hotel deals for the tourists at different times of the year. Although Disney theme parks can be pricey, you will love having fun at water parks, go-kart centers, local arcades, and Tibet-Butler Nature Preserve. All of this is possible in an affordable way!
02 – Las Vegas, Nevada
As long as you don’t spend all of your money at the casino, Las Vegas can be another cheap travel destination for you. You can find affordable flights to Vegas from anywhere in the U.S. Not only this, hotel prices are also way more affordable than most cities. The town is well-known for the casinos and nightlife. However, you can spare some time for beautiful museums and hike around the Canyon National Conservation Area. You will surely love this city!
03 – Phoenix, Arizona
Phoenix is the capital of Arizona, known for its warm temperatures. The best time of the year to visit this place is after summer. In fact, the city even offers a few free things to do, particularly hiking and getting close to nature. It has high-end spa resorts, vibrant nightclubs, and golf courses. You can do other things as well like visit the Camelback Mountain and The Desert Botanical Garden. From flights to hotels to meals, everything is affordable in this town.
04 – San Antonio, Texas
The seventh largest United States city by the terms of population has a rich colonial heritage. The town offers lots of free things to do, that’s what made me add this city to the list. This is the perfect place for food lovers who can satisfy their taste buds with delicious cuisines at an affordable pricing. The only problem visiting this city is that the airfare is a little more expensive than other spots on this list. You can have an overlook of the city while visiting HemisFair Park’s 750-ft. The Riverwalk is another popular attraction of the town which is lined with shops and cafes.
05 – Salt Lake City, Utah
No matter whether you are a solo traveler or traveling with family or friends, it’s an amazing destination to visit. Saying that this is one of the most underrated travel spots in the U.S wouldn’t be wrong. When you visit the place during summertime, you will get to enjoy mountain biking, hiking, sightseeing, and cultural activities. The city is popular for skiing and other snow sports in winter. The Great Salt Lake and Temple Square are also worth visiting. As it’s a perfect winter destination, you better visit it in the spring, summer, or fall to have a budget-friendly trip. Fall is about to happen, you can think about paying a visit here.
06 – Albuquerque, New Mexico
Albuquerque got famous by the well-known Breaking Bad TV show. It has beautiful desert landscapes and very affordable airfare. However, you should drive to the place to save even more money. Also, driving here means you will get to see the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center and Old Town. You can even attend the popular Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta here. To kill boredom during the road trip, you can do things like reading your favorite most beautiful quotes, listening most favorite songs, or play cards with your mates. Talking more about the place, it offers yummy food and great hotel services at a very affordable price.