Spring vacations, although nice and entertaining, may also be quite tricky, especially when it comes to the financial aspect. You see, most people are still recovering from their spending during the winter holidays, which means most of them just can’t afford a spring vacation. This is the main reason why some young men and women tend to stay at home, meet people online, and wait for the summer. However, if you’re not a fan of hot summer days and you want to explore the world during the mild and pleasant spring, check out these 5 cheap and lovely destinations you simply have to visit this year.
We are aware that Zanzibar sounds rather expensive and exotic, but it’s actually very affordable, especially during spring. A lot of people avoid this mesmerizing location because they think it’s not budget-friendly. This means it’s not as crowded as other popular destinations. Also, it’s incredibly cheap. Believe it or not, flights to and from Zanzibar are around $100. However, in order to reach Zanzibar, you need to take a direct ferry from Tanzania. Don’t worry; these are also affordable. You can book your seat on a ferry for only $35. This breathtaking Tanzanian archipelago is definitely one of the most beautiful destinations out there.
Are you a Game of Thrones fan? If so, you definitely want to visit Dubrovnik since this is where all the King’s Landing scenes are being filmed. Dubrovnik is one of the most spectacular Adriatic cities. It has a rich history, and it’s covered with mesmerizing see castles and other ancient fortifications and palaces. It attracts most tourists during the hot summer days, which means you should visit Dubrovnik during spring to avoid crowd, heat, and high prices.
Karpathos is an island in Greece that offers relentless beauty to anyone who seeks a cheap but lovely spring vacation. It’s as mesmerizing as Santorini but less popular and much more affordable. Karpathos has gorgeous beaches and unique architecture that will surely inspire you. This beautiful island is one of the most favorite spots for sailing, scuba diving, and fishing. Even though water is much warmer during summer, you can also enjoy the sea during spring.
For some unknown reason, Peru is rather neglected by tourists nowadays, especially compared to other vacation spots. However, Trujillo is one of the most beautiful coastal cities in Peru. Besides lovely and exotic beaches, this city is vibrant with history and gorgeous architecture. Trujillo is covered with warm colonial façades, various architectural style houses, and hotels. When it comes to accommodation, it’s safe to say that finding an affordable room won’t be too complicated. Also, restaurants are very cheap as well. You can have a nice meal for only $10.
Komodo Islands, Indonesia
If you want an exotic holiday, but you don’t want to spend too much money, Komodo Islands are a perfect choice. As you can probably assume, these Indonesian islands are home to the spectacular Komodo Dragon, a giant lizard that can be seen only there. These islands offer spectacular, but affordable boat tours that you simply have to experience this spring.