There are so many great Aussie holidays perfect for those on a student budget. From where to look to what’s on offer we’ve got the lowdown on all you need to know about travelling on a shoestring budget in and around Australia.
It can be really difficult when you’re student to really get out there are experience some of theamazing places Australia and surrounding countries have to offer. Although being a student canoften render you close to penniless, it can also mean that you get great rates on travel andholiday packages cheaper than no other. So whether you are currently visiting Australia to study English or are a student back home travelling on a limited budget we’ve got a great list of holiday ideas you won’t want to miss:
Places to find the best deals
No doubt the best place to start looking for cheap holiday ideas for students is online. There areso many websites now dedicated to providing you with the cheapest options for travel. Withcompetition so fierce you know you’re going to get a bargain.
Don’t forget to ask around and find out if any of your friends know of any companies that offergreat travel deals too. If you are staying in student accommodation there is bound to be somegreat specials posted by businesses on bulletin boards so take note of these as well.
Going on a surf camp is a great way to get to stay right on the beach, meet some other youngtravellers and learn how to surf. There are some great package deals with camps like this witheverything included for only a few hundred dollars. It’s a great way to spend a weekend at thebeach without breaking the bank.
As it heads into winter in Australia there are heaps of great deals for visiting the snow fields.Similar to the surf camps you can now purchase packages including all meals, transport andaccommodation for a weekend at the snow for as little as a few hundred dollars. These dealsget snapped up fast so make sure you get in early.
Bargain overseas travel ideas
Imagining yourself cruising on a jet boat
in New Zealand, or sipping cocktails from a coconut inThailand? There are some beautiful parts of the world that are cheap to fly to from Australia andthere are always heaps of package deals available. Once again, it’s all about knowing where to look to get these deals so getting online is the best way to find them.
Wherever you are staying there is bound to be some amazing park lands, national park orbeach nearby. Grab some mates in the car, bring a picnic and enjoy the outdoors. If you thinkthat you may decide to stay somewhere overnight, bring a tent. There’s sure to be a campingground or somewhere you can set up nearby. The perfect way to spend the weekend whilespending very little.
There are so many deals and great Aussie holidays you can take on a student budget. You justneed to know where to look and what sorts of holiday packages to look for. I hope our list ofideas has given you some inspiration on how you can get the most bang for your buck whenshopping for the perfect student getaway.