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    15 Travelers Reveal Their Best Tip For Vacationing On A Budget

    See the world without spending a fortune.

    If we had it our way, we'd spend our whole life traveling. But unfortunately, those vacations can cost a pretty penny.

    So we asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about their best tips for traveling on a budget. Here are some of their best responses.

    1. Make your first stop the local grocery store.

    2. Consider renting an apartment instead of a hotel room.

    3. Seek out restaurants in areas where there are colleges and universities.

    4. Sign up for a service that tracks cheap flights for you.

    5. Use free podcasts to guide you through museums.

    6. Take advantage of travel-friendly credit cards.

    7. Buy a public transportation pass.

    8. And a museum pass.

    9. Plan your museum visits strategically.

    10. Say yes to street food.

    11. And avoid credit cards with foreign transaction fees.

    12. Ask locals for restaurant recommendations

    13. Walk as much as possible, then rely on public transportation.

    14. Take a free walking tour.

    15. Buy a local SIM card if you plan on using your phone abroad.

    Do you have a budget travel tip we didn't mention? Tell us in the comments below!