Last week I was telling my coworker all about my New Zealand trip. Then, just for fun, I asked her how much she thought it cost.
“I don’t know…$10,000?” she answered.
I almost spit out my tea.
I like nice things as much as the next person, but I’m also majorly frugal in lots of other ways. For example, I’m pretty sure that even if I was making $500k, I’d still be trying to hustle up deals.
So when I told my coworker that the entire trip cost the same as two roundtrip economy class tickets to New Zealand, it was her turn to spit out her drink.
I think a lot of times people assume travel is just “expensive,” and there’s no way around it. For those living paycheck to paycheck, travel will always be hard, but for the rest of us, lots of times travel is only as expensive as you make it.
In addition to understanding costs for a mid-range two-week trip, I want everybody to want to go to New Zealand! Guys, it’s such an overlooked destination…Read More on The Luxe Strategist