Travelin' Light: Are you an expert on frugal travel?
Most people like to hit the road for a spell, but it can be a challenge to keep a close watch on finances when things like airfare and hotel reservations are expensive. Fortunately, there are many ways to stay one step ahead and enjoy vacation on a budget? If you think you know what it takes to be a frugal traveler, take this quiz.
If you're traveling short distances, what's generally the cheapest way to travel?
Which of the following is NOT a travel comparison Web site?
Which of the following mode of transportation is considered the least safe?
They're both equally safe.
When is the best time of the week to travel?
during the middle of the week
on the weekends
It doesn't matter
When you're traveling long distances, what's the cheapest way to travel?
It depends on the circumstances.
How soon should you book plane tickets or hotel reservations if you want inexpensive rates?
the day before you leave
at week before you leave
at least two to three weeks before you leave
Which of these U.S. cities is the most expensive to visit?
New York City
What is the most expensive city in the world?
What is a "staycation"?
a vacation to Stayton, Ore.
staying in your hotel for the entire vacation
remaining home during your vacation and seeing sights you wouldn't normally see
How much do travel agency Web sites typically charge for transaction fees?