Bali vacation on a Budget

Several tips on how to minimize your expense while savor the fabulous of Bali vacation.


Planning a vacation on a small budget could be a defiance, especially to a famous vacation destination like Bali island where visitors reign superior and almost has no limitation when consider to how much budget you want to spend on fancy hotel, unplanned cost and expensive foods. Nevertheles, it does not meant that with a limited budget visitors could not savor the island and the whole things offered.  Bellow are several tips on how to still savor the enhancing island with small budget.


1. Eat like a Citizen
Offcourse those night club, European restaurants and luxurious hotels are very seductive, but if you are surely need to minimize your expense you have to try local foods. Go to the ‘warung nasi’, traditional markets and cook shops to taste the tasty Balinese foods in small fare compared to the expense you should spend in a restaurant. Balinese foods are not only cheap but most of the vendors take care the good standard of cleanliness because that are their subsistance. This is the way you could interacting with local peoples as well.


2. Learn about how to bargaining
Bargaining is like a culture in Bali as well as the most of Asian peoples, thats meant that the first prices offered are negotiable prices. You could do your bargain to some prices offered like clothing, car’s or motor bike’s rates, driver’s fees and others. But for those shops which have prices tags like minimarket or 24 hours shops, would not be embarrassing if only ask about some discounts. Keep it light and friendly, those are the most crucial matter. Be more friendly, crack some jokes, laugh and keep smile, will give you better chance to get better price than if you are too combative.

3. Find freelance drivers
Bali island has huge number of tourist who select it as their vacation destination, so that many Balinese take tourism field as their main subsistance. Therefore you will find many locals who offer transportation and freelance guide service in almost all of the tourism spots in this island. Do not fear to use their services. Like Balinese in general, they are mostly friendly, professional and always keep their honesty in serve tourist. Talk to them and do some negotiation until you get a better offer and choose one of them. You will probably discover that the driver will be desirous to explain some new enhancing destinations, describing the unique Citizen culture, help you in finding something you need and even help you in bargaining.


4. Get Rid the beaten part
Bali travel centers have many things to offer and it is likely you could get some good deals although in the midst of the commotion, but if you actually need to get the most worthy for your expense, it pays to head off the well-trodden path. As far as you could away from the luxurious hotels and pubs, the easier it would be to discover less expensive lodging and affordable meals. As an additional devidend, you will could to enjoy more about the fabulous Bali Vacation as well as Bali's unique culture than enjoy the crowd of nighclubs.