This Week’s Top 10 Budget Travel Deals
The Budget Diet Girl’s money-saving travel wisdom…deal first, destination second. It simply means, don’t get your heart set on a destination and then look for deals that might not exist. Reverse your thinking and get excited about a deal first!
Show me the deals Budget Diet Girl!
Top 10 Budget Travel Deals
When it comes to searching for deals, the traditional travel sites are a good starting point, but try a few of these unconventional ways to save money on travel like Groupon Getaways, discounted gift cards, cash back for travel or be spontaneous with last minute travel deals!
This week, CardCash.com has discounted gift cards American Airlines (5% off), Southwest (5% off), United Airlines (5% off) plus huge savings on hotel gift cards like Choice Hotels (12% off), Fairmont Hotels (10% off), Four Seasons (11% off), Hyatt (8% off), Marriott (6% off). Snatch up these discounted gift cards now to save on your next getaway. It’s no-brainer instant savings.
Have you heard of Air B&B? When we were vacationing last month we met 2 couples that were both staying in Air B&B properties, and we were shocked to discover how little they were paying. With Air B&B, you rent unique places to stay from local hosts in over 190 countries. Maybe you want to rent a room, a cottage or an entire house. The possibilities are endless, and the prices will amaze you!
Groupon: Stay at Hotel Chicago in River North, with Dates into February, from $109/night
Groupon:3-, 4-, 5-, or 7-Night Stay for Two at Hacienda Cerritos in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Combine Up to 14 Nights, from $369
Groupon: 4-Night All-Inclusive Stay for Two at Jewel Dunn?s River Beach Resort & Spa in Ocho Rios, Jamaica; Includes Taxes & Fees, from $749
Save up to 5% on select hotels with the code EXT5OFF914! Book by 9/28/14, Travel By 11/30/14
Hotels.com Weekly Last Minute Deal: Hotels in San Francisco from $129! Book by 10/12/14, Travel by 10/12/14
Earn Cash Back for Travel!
Here’s just a small sampling of the current Cash Back Travel Deals from Ebates. Don’t forget, in addition to cash back, you’ll also discover coupon codes to save you even more money on travel.
- Hotels.com – 4.25% cash back
- Orbitz – up to 5.25% cash back
- Travelocity – up to 10% cash back
- Avis – 2.5%
- Budget Rent-A-Car – 3%
- Choice Hotels – 3.5%
- Comfort Inn – 3.5%
- Dollar Rent-A-Car – 4.5%
- Econo Lodge – 3.5%
- Expedia – up to 5%
- Gray Line Tours New York – 7.5%
- Groupon Getaways – 3%
- Priceline – up to 5%
- Harrah’s Las Vegas, Atlantic City & Reno – 2.5%
- Quality Inn – 3.5%
- Radisson – 3.5%
- Rodeway Inn – 3.5%
- Sleep Inn – 3.5%
- Thrifty Car Rental – 4.5%
Cash Back from Ebates – it just makes sense! Start all your summer travel plans on Ebates.com
Remember…deal first, destination second!
Happy Savings & Happy Travels!
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