It's no secret that traveling is expensive, but not every destination is as pricey as you might think. There are plenty of places all over the world where you can stick to a pretty tight budget and still have an amazing time. Since getting there is often the most expensive part, keep an eye out for cheap flights and choose your destination based on where you can get a good deal.
We've highlighted some of the best places where your money will go far. The prices cited here are all in US dollars, and the lodging costs refer to a dorm bed in a medium-level hostel.