Europe, Here We Come!
If you’ve always dreamt of jet-setting to Europe, but worry about your bank account taking a hit, don’t worry. For every expensive city out there, dozens of charming and affordable locations offer all the charm but for a fraction of the price.
You can even travel to some of the continent’s most famously expensive destinations without breaking the bank. And no, you won’t have to sacrifice your experiences.
Many budget airlines can take you to cities with stunning architecture, rich culture, and delicious food that you’d find in pricey European capitals, but they’re also perfect for travelers on a budget.
Those large cities also offer a wide range of accommodations, so there’s something for everyone. You can even save money on food by visiting the local markets.
After all, some fresh bread, a bottle of wine, and cheese from a Parisian market make for an extraordinary meal when you’re picnicking under the Eiffel Tower. And you might even be surprised by how many attractions are free or inexpensive to visit.
Trimming your budget doesn’t mean sacrificing the quality of your trip. Sometimes, the less you spend, the more you can immerse yourself in the local culture. Here are 5 of our favorite affordable European vacations to add to your bucket list!