Sometimes staying in at your own house is just not an option, even when you don’t have a lot of money. When your in this predicament inexpensive vacations are the ideal way to get out of the house so that you can clear your mind, and relax, all while not spending too much money. Continue reading for tips on 5 inexpensive vacations to consider when you are on a tight budget, or just trying to save some money.
The Truly Amazing Outdoors
Taking a camping trip is an ideal way to get away while not spending a ton of money. Generally you can rent a campsite for around $15 a day, not bad right? As they say un-clutter your life, and un-clutter your mind, and there is no better place to do this than the great outdoors where you have unlimited amounts of space to think. Whether you decide to go by yourself or with some friends, you’ll certainly have fun cooking s’mores and telling stories around the campfire under the stars.
Charming Bed and Breakfast Inns
Bed and breakfast inns make great weekend getaway options for those looking to get away and save. Jump on the internet and do a search for bed and breakfast inns which are an hour or two from where you live. Generally these inns offer up great homemade breakfast in the morning, along with magazines and sometimes DVD collections which you can bring back to your room to enjoy.
Be sure to find out what sites you can enjoy that are situated around or near these inns. Generally there are beaches, rose gardens and other types of attractions which you can spend an afternoon enjoying for very little money.
With this being said a bed and breakfast can be an ideal inexpensive way to spend your weekend away to decompress and get rejuvenated for the work week to come.
Wineries and Vineyards
Get up early on the weekend and grab a few friends and make your way to a close by winery. Enjoy the tasting room while bonding with some close friends. Wineries provide the perfect ambiance for anyone to relax whether they enjoy wine or not. There is nothing more comforting than beautiful panoramic views, great conversation and good wine!
The great thing about wineries is they come in bunches just like grapes; which means you can hit up several wineries without having to travel very far at all. Tastings are usually very reasonably priced and this is why this kind of getaway makes our list of inexpensive vacations.
Even when you do not wind up camping out at a national park, it without a doubt makes for a great all day or half day trip (depending on how close or far it is from your home). These types of trips are already inexpensive vacations, but even more so if you visit the park on a day when they have free entry (fee-free days). Visit the parks website or call the park to find out when and if they offer these types of free entry days. Nevertheless the fees are usually reasonably priced and may cost approximately $10 for each individual if you choose to go on a normal day.
Listening to the surf crashing across the beach front while talking and walking together with your close friends is most likely the vacation you really need to get the stress out of your life. The beach is usually a good choice for an inexpensive getaway when you really need to relax and let get the stress out of your life. The beach offers up a wide variety of activities which you can choose from: volleyball, Frisbee, picnicking, a bonfire, swimming and much more. A lot of beaches even let you dig for clams and then cook them up for a nice dinner meal after all your hard work!
Thanks for visiting our inexpensive vacations ideas page. We hope the next time you need to get away on a tight budget you can use one of these ideas to save and relax at the same time. If you have any ideas of your own that we can add to our page please leave us a comment; we love hearing from our readers!