ST LUCIA, SAINT LUCIA – APRIL 23: Dancing with The Stars champions and newlyweds Val Chmerkovskiy … [+] and Jenna Johnson spend their honeymoon at the luxurious Sandals Grande St. Lucian resort on April 23, 2019 in St Lucia, Saint Lucia. If you are on Dancing with the stars you may not need to save on luxury travel, but the rest of us do. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for Sandals) Getty Images for Sandals
Many of you love to travel. Some of you likely have champagne taste with more of a beer budget. I want to share a few ways you can still travel in luxury without going broke. The key is to spend wisely to get the most value from your travel dollars.
Look, I may be a financial planner, that does not mean I’m going to sit here and tell you never to spend any money ever. Or worse, that you have to only stay at a youth hostel or one-star hotels (to save money) when you travel. Most people in the US have limited vacations days, taking seven stops over three days to get to some fabulous vacation destination is not worth saving a few hundred dollars. You would need a vacation from spending that much time shoved into a coach seat.
Here are five ways I use to Stretch My Travel Dollars. Santorini, Greece. Picturesq view of traditional cycladic Santorini houses on small street with … [+] flowers in foreground. Location: Oia village, Santorini, Greece. Vacations background. Do you want to travel to Greece with out breaking the bank?