A trip to Europe is definitely one of a traveller's dreams. But considered as the continent for the most expensive cities in the world, tourists consider having thousands of dollars in their pockets first before setting up a trip to the European countries.
However, for an international traveller, visiting your dream European country is now within reach. Thanks to the Brexit vote. Kidding aside, due to the dormant economy in Europe, prices for a three to five-day trip can never be as expensive as the prices before. Aside from the luxurious European destinations, there are also cities in Europe that can be unusually cheap especially for American travellers.
Well, we listed some of the budget-friendly destinations in Europe this 2017.
Enjoying old cities and buildings has never been this cheap when you visit Krakow in Poland. There are reasonably low prices for restaurants, hostels, and bars that will let tourists enjoy the view and the culture without spending all the money they have in their pockets. Tourists can only spend less than 25 dollars which is already inclusive of transportation, accommodation, food and leisure.
Being the capital of Spain and the third largest city in the European Union, Madrid has been a home to locals, migrants and foreign travellers. You can explore the most incredible art museums such as the Golden Triangle of Art, the Prado Museum, Thyssen Bornemisza Museum, and the Reina Sofia Museum. There are also many local restaurants where you can taste authentic Spanish cuisine including the tapas and local drinks at very low cost.
Tourists who are beer-lovers but on a tight budget can still afford a European trip at a very cheap price. Ukraine is known to be the world's cheapest city when it comes to locally brewed beers and beverages. According to Rough Guides Limited, this is where you will also get to find the300-year-old brewery which is still operational as of this day.
Ranked as the Best Affordable Destinations in Europe by the US News & World Report, Budapest is definitely a perfect destination for tourists who have relatively small budget for their trip. Aside from being the capital of Hungary, Budapest will guide you to the historic architectural sites that were built during the Old Stone Age and the period of Renaissance. According to the US News, the best mode of transportation in Budapest for tourists who are on a tight budget is through public transports. Not only you can save for your budget, but you will also be able to have a closer look to the city's most amazing ancient architecture.
Aside from these countries, there are many other destinations in Europe where you still enjoy while saving for yourself. It is just a matter of finding the most affordable place without compromising the once in a lifetime experience that you will get.