Tag Archive | budget travel

How to Visit Expensive Places on a Low Budget

Even if you don’t wear fancy pants on a regular basis, you can afford to visit fancy pants locales.   The elite, exclusive and over the top travel destinations are possible to see.  That’s right even the bummiest of you bums can find a way to visit the South of France or the Hamptons.  What’s the secret to visiting an expensive place on a budget?

Fake it.  You don’t need to be rich to live rich.  By following the advice below you can make your dream vacation a reality.

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The Best Expensive Places to Travel

Let’s break for a moment from tips and tales of budget travel.  Let’s leave the economical tent at home and forget to bring our own groceries on our next trip.   Let’s imagine what it’s like to travel rich.

Fair enough, you’re not exactly poor.  The fact that travel is even on your agenda shows that you’re not worried about where your next meal will come from, or how to pay the rent.  But you’re probably not rich, either.  Oh come on, don’t be offended by that.  Let me ask you – do you budget for your trips?  Do you save up to travel?  If so, then you’re not rich; not the disgusting type of rich I’m talking about.  Despite the economy, the environment and the social pressure to be middle class, there are still a few lucky bastards out there who are crazy, stupid rich.  Before you condemn them to a politically correct prison, imagine that you were the villainous richy.  Oh, and how quickly things change!  Imagine that with your infinite piles of cold hard cash you could travel wherever and however you want.  Where would you go?  What would you do?  And what sweet type of yacht would you go there in?

Here are a few of the places I would go (and maybe never leave).

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