Monday, January 26, 2015

10 Backpacking Destinations That You Must Visit

Save trip to the various travel destination ala backpacker based on the Price of Travel



Wat Pho Temple, Thailand

Take a walk on a sightseeing trip to various places in the world has always been associated with the budget, at this point is often a lot of potential tourists to postpone their trip.

In a situation like this, would need to carefully look for cities that are friendly to the travelers, especially backpackers, considering backpacking trip is always synonymous with a tight budget and cheap.


Brandenburg Tor, Berlin

Citing the Huffington Post, the following is 10 backpacking destinations that you must visit by Price of Travel.

1. Chiang Mai, Thailand - Exotic beaches, exciting nightlife and beautiful traditional scenery. Estimated cost in Chiang Mai only need about US $ 18 per day (according to financial experts in Price of Travel).

2. Istanbul, Turkey - Known for its culinary, city and surroundings are charming historical value, as well as exciting nightlife. Favored by backpackers from around the world.

3. Tulum, Mexico - Suitable for backpackers who like adventure. Steep cliffs above the ocean, swimming in crystal clear water, then diving with underwater incredible scenery.

4. Berlin, Germany - Places to be favored by backpackers, clubs and bars are open 24 hours, the charm of street arts, and historic sites.

5. Reykjavik, Iceland - The most ideal city for traveling solo. Beautiful nature, cafes, and a trip to explore glaciers and waterfalls of Iceland. Hotel price a little expensive, but you can find a hostel at a price below US $ 30 per night.

6. Galicia, Spain - It is a small area on the outskirts of Spain are known for going green grass and rice fields, as well as the traditional culture of Spain and in the summer there is an interesting horse festival.

7. Cuzco, Peru - This is where you can see Machu Picchu, land above the clouds. Rural atmosphere, traditional markets, handicrafts, wild rivers flow with rafting, or mountain climbing in the hinterland.

8. Sofia, Bulgaria - You will find a building with a stunning design and interior, open markets, and the food is super cheap. The third cheapest city for backpackers, based on the European Backpacker Index 2015 issued by the Price of Travel.

9. Pokhara, Nepal - Enjoy views of the Annapurna mountains, waterfalls, safari camp. The least expensive city for backpackers (Survey by Price of Travel, 2014) at a cost per day here just US $ 14.

10. Montreal, Canada - Friendly city for backpackers and is one of the cheapest backpacker city in North America, you can bike, walk, or ride a scooter and skateboard along the main street.

Travel tours will add many special experiences in your life, and travel can also be implemented in a low cost budget, or saving a trip around the world.

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(Source CNN Indonesia, Price of Travel /Images Puji TH, P Widi Hatmi)

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Most Expensive Travel Destinations in the World 2015

Cost of living to 119 countries in the world by the Consumer Price Index (CPI)



Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

When the first part of this article in this blog has been submitted by the states cheapest tourist destination in 2015, then in the next section we can see the tourist destination countries that require greater cost.

Of course, the results obtained by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which has a ranking for cost of living to 119 countries in the world based on a count of the cost of groceries, restaurants, transportation and utilities.


River of Singapore

Here's a list of the countries most expensive tourist destinations in the world according to the CPI as reported by the Telegraph, Wednesday, January 21, 2015.

1. Switzerland
2. Norway
3. Venezuela
4. Iceland
5. Denmark

6. Australia
7. New Zealand
8. Singapore
9. Kuwait
10. England

11. Ireland
12. Luxembourg
13. Finland
14. France
15. Belgium


Despite the choice of a destination country have a direct impact on the cost, everything would be returned to the planning of the tourists in determining the choice traveled throughout the year of 2015.

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(Source CNN Indonesia /Images M Kretyawan)

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Cheap Tickets from Singapore Airlines

Program rebates from January 12 to January 31, 2015



Good news for trips to various places of interest for tourist destinations, such as Hong Kong, Japan, Dubai, Maldives as well as to European countries.

Positive response from Singapore Airlines to the enthusiasm of the travel lovers, in the beginning of 2015 is the right moment to plan your travel trip.

Citing news of tourist sites, Kompas Travel, today, the Singapore Airlines is offering a promo ticket to popular destinations throughout the world.

Reservations can be easily done through the airline official website, three days before the date of departure for the travel period from January 15, 2015 until December 31, 2015.


The Esplanade Bridge, Singapore

Marina Bay Sands

You, who loved travel is certainly not going to pass up this opportunity, it's time to plan your trip.

Here's a little picture of ticket price from Jakarta to various destinations, such as to Singapore - USD 200, Hong Kong - USD 350, Japan - USD 600, while for a trip to Dubai, Maldives, and other destinations in Europe starting at USD 700 to USD 1100. Additional information can be obtained through the official website.

The year of 2015 could be the best year for travel, well planning of your journey to exotic places in various parts of the world.

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(Source D Ngantung - TribunNews, Kompas Travel /Images Singapore Airlines, V Saver)

Friday, January 23, 2015

Cheapest Travel Destinations in the World 2015

Cost of living to 119 countries in the world by the Consumer Price Index (CPI)



Balinese Dancer

Despite the desire to travel has always been a natural thing for a person, but a tourist destination sometimes directly related to the available budget. Indeed, there are countries that can be selected tourist destination in your travel plans at affordable cost.

As the index compiled by the CPI make more choices open to a good tourist destination and fun for tourists, for example, travel to Southeast Asia, where there are interesting options such as Indonesia and the Philippines, and then your choice to Vietnam and Thailand, as reported by the Telegraph, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 .


Komodo, Island of Komodo, Indonesia

Raja Ampat, Indonesia

Another option you can travel to Latin America or Eastern European countries. Likewise, the choice can be given to the African region.

Here are the countries most cheap tourist destinations CPI version in 2015.

1. India
2. Nepal
3. Pakistan
4. Tunisia
5. Algeria

6. Moldova
7. Egypt
8. Macedonia
9. Syria
10. Colombia

11. Bangladesh
12. Indonesia
13. Georgia
14. Morocco
15. Philippines


The results obtained from the Consumer Price Index is based on a count of the cost groceries, restaurants, transportation and utilities.

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(Source CNN Indonesia /Images V Saver, Setiadi Darmawan, MV Wowiling)

Thursday, January 22, 2015

10 Safest Low-Cost Airlines for the year 2015 - 2

Based on the assessment system of flight websites AirlineRatings.com



In the previous section of this blog, about the safest airline in the world, known then that an airline in Australia is the safest airlines in the world.

The system of assessment of AirlineRatings.com implemented with certain calculations to the audit of the aviation authorities, associations, government auditing, and records of each airline safety record.

Furthermore, the site also examine airlines operating history, a record of events, and operational excellence. Of the 449 airlines that are monitored, only 149 who received seven star in terms of security.


This assessment while not include airline of AirAsia, as the rating for the airline to temporarily delayed or "pending".

Here are the results of assessment 10 safest low cost airlines in the world, in alphabetical order, namely that airlines are Aer Lingus (Ireland), Alaska Airlines (USA), Icelandair (Iceland), JetBlue (USA), Jetstar (Australia), Kulula. com (South Africa), Monarch Airlines (UK), Thomas Cook (UK), TUIfly (Germany), and WestJet (Canada).

Travelers can determine their travel plans, and can choose the best plans to do the travel trip throughout 2015.

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(Source AirlineRatings.com, Kompas Travel /Image M Wong - wikipedia, J Entwistle)

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Luxury hostel rates below USD30 in Europe – 2

The Independente Hostel, Lisbon, Portugal



Maybe you will think that this is an ordinary hostel, simple as makeshift lodgings, it isn’t as you imagine.

At the beginning of this vintage style building is a kind of residence to the Swiss Ambassador in Spain, built by three brothers as a meeting point for "tourists and locals can come together".

If you are looking for privacy can obtain different services for a private room, the whole hostel provides eleven rooms modern dormitory type accommodation and four private rooms, with rates ranging from 12 euros per night.


There is something different, when you have lunch at the “Decadente” resto, nuanced atmosphere built locally with an average fare 10 euros on weekdays, while in the evenings available buffet with a starting price of 7 euros.


Travelers can enjoy local memorable atmosphere in Portugal, the hostel is the preferred choice for travelers who frequently traveling to various places in Europe.

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(Source The Independente Hostel, RO Kurniawan – Kompas Travel /Images The Independente Hostel - Lisbon, Lisbeth Hutagalung)

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Luxury hostel rates below USD30 in Europe – 1

Safestay Hostel, Elephant and Castle, London, England



Tower Bridge, London

A place in the UK that is worth considering, one day you are in this hostel, which look stunning building occupies the former headquarters of the British Labour Party, a beautiful 18th Century Georgian building.

Strategic location not far from some shopping places, cool bars, museums and cafés.

You can imagine a lot of stories from the past as the country together with the Labour Party, which became a rival of the Conservative Party, a busy period in the life of the British nation.


Hostel with the interior, highlighted with purple and pink color patterns. Attractive to specific tourists, mattresses in dormitory type rooms are equipped with reading lights, a comfortable bed linen and curtains that offer guests privacy.

Even if you are with family, can occupy a room with two beds double bed and a single bed. Should not hesitate to stay and the rates charged to each visitor ranging from 20 euros per night.

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(Source Safestay Hostel, RO Kurniawan – Kompas Travel /Images Pingkan Djayasupena, Safestay Hostel - London)