We’re all looking for great ways to save money on travel when booking vacations. There seems to be limitless resources out there that help us book flights cheaper, snag an inexpensive hotel room, swap our homes for a short period of time, etc. However, it can be difficult to navigate which sites out of so many are really useful AND easy to navigate. While I’m no travel booking expert, I’ve done my fair share of planning when it comes to vacations, and I’m always on the hunt for the next great resource I can use to plan a budget-friendly vacation.
Below is a list of 11 great websites that you can use to help book a vacation that will allow you to plan one that won’t dig too deep into your wallet (NOTE: this is not sponsored, and these are all websites I have used and enjoyed). There are some people I know who are very inflexible when it comes to booking flights and refuse to get up early, fly overnight, or endure a single stop over. These are easy things to change, and are usually aspects of traveling that make it more expensive. The key to budget traveling is that you can’t be lazy. It’s essential to put in the time to find the most competitively-priced accommodations and travel methods available to you, and that means doing research with valuable platforms. Take a look at the resources below that will help you save money while booking a vacation.
Google flights has a very clean interface that is really easy to navigate. It quickly aggregates data that allows for multiple preferences, and variables.