LAST MINUTE VACATION? COMPARE, SAVE AND TRAVEL
With virtual comparators, you can find savings on lodging of 19% and on flights of up to 50%. last minute vacation? compare, save and travel
With this cold you will surely crave a vacation on the beach. But due to the urgency of the decision, flights and hotel reservations will increase their price. One of the tools that can help you find a trip within your budget is virtual comparators. last minute vacation? compare, save and travel
Francisco Lalanne, regional communication manager of the Trivago lodging comparator, says that using this type of tool can generate savings of up to 19% in the reservation of a hotel room.
Speed. The trip of your dreams can be a click away. (Photo: iStock)
Sofía Macías, author of the blog Pequeño Cerdo Capitalista, in her video ‘Tips for traveling with little money’, says that the best prices for airplanes are found if you buy two months in advance. Although there are also certain dates of the year, such as december, in which there are rebates and you can agree. “Choose some dates of potential trips, subscribe to the companies’ newsletter and buy if there is something attractive,” he suggests.
The benefits offered by virtual comparators are savings, speed in finding offers and security when making the transaction.
“Each comparator has its specialties, some are good for long flights, others for low cost flights, others for hostels or hotels. Check more than one to make sure you found the most suitable price for what you want “, recommends Macias.
Savings can also be found on urgent flights. Alicia Montero, a 50-year-old lawyer, needed to fly from Mérida to Mexico City one day and return two days later.
He quoted his ticket directly on the airlines web pages, the round ticket cost almost 4,500 pesos, but his daughter taught him to compare on the web and for the trip he paid 2,000 pesos. He traveled on one airline back and forth on another, which he did not care because he found a saving of more than 50%.
Nicolás Scafuro, general manager of the Kayak comparator in Latin America, says that on average a person spends an hour and a half to monitor airline prices when they want to go on a trip. “With comparators, this information is easily and quickly displayed in seconds,” he says.
Liliana Corona. (2018). ¿VACACIONES DE ÚLTIMA HORA? COMPARA, AHORRA Y VIAJA. Marzo 30, 2018, de Expansión Sitio web: https://expansion.mx/dinero/2017/12/11/vacaciones-de-ultima-hora-compara-ahorra-y-viaja