Skip To Content
    This post has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can create a post or quiz. Try making your own!

    Globetrotters: 5 Expert Tips For Smart Traveling Amidst Sky-High Inflation

    After such a long stint spent indoors during the pandemic, many Americans have come down with a strong case of Wanderlust. Despite the rise in fuel and travel expenses across the globe, travelers are set on getting out of town. There has been a massive rise in travel, and it doesn’t look like it will let up anytime soon. If you have caught the travel bug, here are five expert tips to stay smart while traveling this summer, despite inflation.

    1. Build a Budget

    2. Think Outside of the ‘Touristy’ Box

    3. Consider Travel Insurance

    4. Be Flexible

    5. Utilize Alternative Travel

    Don’t Let Inflation Deflate Your Wanderlust

    There are many options for travel, despite the less-than-ideal circumstances. It might not be your “dream trip,” but it can certainly prove an adventure. By simply taking steps to prepare while at the same time being open-minded to alternatives, you can turn this summer into the perfect vacation.