School is finally over and you’re probably looking forward to new, exciting opportunities in life. But before you embark on your journey to pursue a professional career, wait a minute and slow down! Think about how hard you’ve worked in school. You deserve a refreshing break.
To reward yourself for your industrious efforts, here are 7 affordable places that you can explore...
1. Hilo, Hawaii
A rather underrated gem of Hawaii, Hilo is the perfectly tranquil place to visit this summer to marvel at nature’s glory. The island offers tropical ravines, cascading waterfalls and lustrous parks that are entrancing sites to visit!
2. Istanbul, Turkey
Located on the Turkish coast, Istanbul is a culturally rich city with the perfect summer time vibrancy. The best part about visiting this architecturally colorful city is its affordability which is something all recent graduates look forward to. While you’re here, don’t miss the Grand Bazaar, ArtWalk Istanbul and the 46thIstanbul Music Festival. For a serene moment, set aboard a ferry ride on the Princes Islands, off the coast.
3. Athens, Greece
The epitome of historic enrichment and the source of many myths and legends, Greece is the perfect place to visit for recent graduates of art, history, literature and cultural studies. While you’re in the city of Athens, visit the Acropolis Museum, Parthenon and the Temple of Olympian Zeus. The theatre of Dionysus and the Temple of Athena Nike are two extremely popular tourist destinations as well.
4. Barcelona, Spain
If you’ve been athletic at school and a diehard soccer fan then plan an extremely affordable travel trip to Barcelona, Spain! Visit Europe’s most popular cathedral Sagrada Familia or the well-known museum Casa Batllo. To satisfy your gastronomic carvings, head over to the exotic Gothic Quarter and experience authentic Mediterranean cuisines.
5. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
This is the perfect spot to hit when you’re looking for affordable travel trips. While you’re in Pennsylvania’s sweetheart, Pittsburgh, devour the culinary savories, experience a Pirates baseball game and explore the Andy Warhol Museum.
6. Cairo, Egypt
Remember the iconic ‘The Mummy’ series? Well, if you’re inspired by the background set up and the cultural representation showcased in the movie then you need to visit Cairo, Egypt. A perfect destination for recent graduates, the capital of Egypt is most welcoming during the months of October to November with mild to moderate temperatures.
While you’re in the city, tangle your taste buds with traditional Egyptian cuisines such as Kushari, Ful Medames and Mashed Fava Beans at extremely affordable rates. Don’t miss out a visit to the Giza Pyramid Complex, Egyptian Museum and the Cairo Citadel.
7. Delhi, India
With a notable historic legacy, the ‘Golden Sparrow’ of the world, India has been gaining increasing tourists annually. The capital, Delhi, is one of the most sought-after affordable tourist destinations and gives recent graduates an intriguing cultural diversity to experience. While you’re in the city, don’t forget to visit The Red Fort, Jama Masjid, India Gate and the QutbMinar.
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