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What’s the True Cost of Travel?

Planning a holiday can be difficult, especially if you’re on a tight budget and it’s somewhere you’ve never been before. Some people think travel is a lot more expensive than it has to be. In the past I’ve backpacked a little bit, so I think I can say, with some authority, if you’re quite frugal you can easily travel to most countries for an average of $50 per day. That’s amazing, right?

Some countries are an exception and some of them are much more likely to be kind on your budget. It can be hard to predict the cost of a country before you visit, so you should check out this helpful infographic below that lets you compare the costs of the things in various countries around the world. Be warned though, it’s super fun and super addictive: