There can be situations where you wish to travel across the world, but find that you may not be able to afford such an extravagant trip. However, there are other options available – one example of this is a budget trip. Budget trips mean that you stay in motels or guesthouses, and have a set budget for your trip – and you carry all essentials with you in a bag or a small suitcase, rather than have multiple sets of luggage to carry around. Budget trips can become adventures on their own, because you end up discovering the city in new and different ways as you walk around, or use public modes of transport. Budget trips are a quick and easy way for you to travel and still stay calm about the amount of money you will be spending on the trip.
However, there are certain items that you should take with you for these trips. Most motels and guesthouses will not offer certain amenities like towels or extra blankets, so it is important for you to carry a sleep liner, or a sleeping bag, in case it gets chilly at night. Another essential is to carry a travel towel. Travel towels are different because they are lightweight, highly absorbent, and dry very quickly, making it efficient and useful to carry.
Another important essential is a backpack. Carrying a backpack is much more convenient than carrying a suitcase, because it becomes easier to deal with, especially if you intend to use public modes of transport during your trip. A good, sturdy backpack will allow you to pack almost all of your items in the bag, including your clothes, towel, sleeping bag, and torch, among other items that you may wish to carry. Backpacks become easier in situations where you may have to walk on muddy trails, or climb up hills.
Shower shoes, or flip flops, are very important to carry with you, and it is necessary to make sure you have a clean pair of shoes with you at all times. One reason to carry flip flops is because the bathroom at your motel may not be that clean, and it is easier to simply wear shower shoes, than risk the chance of dirtying your feet, or getting foot fungi. Another reason is that flip flops are very comfortably to wear, and if your day shoes happen to get dirty, you will have another pair at hand.
One final thing to look for before you travel is promo coupons, or discounts that will be available when you travel. Getting a booklet of promo coupons or a set of offers will allow you to save a lot of money during your trip, and you can always look for promotional coupons on the web, or on the website of the hotel you choose to stay in.
Hotel Champ-de-Mars is a budget hotel that is located in Old Montreal, which places it at the heart of most of the attractions, bars, restaurants, and museums of the city. Guests will find that Hotel Champ-de-Mars is a comfortable and affordable hotel, providing a host of amenities along with being conveniently located near a host of attractions, making sure that you get the full experience of the city during your stay.