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    Budget International Destinations

    Do you want to plan an international holiday but are worried about the expenses? Well guess what, there are places out there that you can live in less than 50 US Dollars a day.Now THIS could really be less than your favorite pair of Jeans if you think about it Sounds unbelievable, doesn’t it? Well it’s not; we’ve compiled a list of 15 such international destinations.

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    1. Thimphu, Bhutan

    Scenic view of Rinpung Dzong in Paro Bhutan

    Set in the hills, Thimphu is scenic and is almost like a picture postcard. Bhutan is said to have the happiest people in the World. Go here for its scenery and feel-good atmosphere

    Currency: Bhutanese Ngultrum
    Hostel: 1240 INR /- night approximately
    Local Travel: 310 INR
    Meals: 750 INR on an average
    Drinks: 310 INR
    Sightseeing: 250 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2860 INR (US$ 46 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Buddha Point, Thimpu Dzong, Gangteng Monastery Also check out the museums

    2. Kathmandu, Nepal

    Aerial View of Kathmandu city, Nepal

    Kathmandu is a quaint city set at the foot of the Himalayas. It has a mix of Buddhist and Hindu architecture which makes it picture perfect.

    Currency: Nepalese Rupee
    Hostel: 500 INR/- night Check out
    Local Travel: 200 INR
    Meals: 700 INR on an average
    Drinks: 350 INR
    Sightseeing: 250 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2000 INR (US$ 32 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Check out temples like Boudhanath. Pashupatinath and monasteries like Shechen


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    3. Cambodia, Phnom Penh

    The throne hall inside the Royal Palace complex, Phnom Penh Cambodia

    Phnom Penh is a beautiful city with a surreal mix of architecture, greenery and culture. Go here to experience this wondrous city in South East Asia

    Currency: Cambodian Riel
    Hostel: 750 INR/- night Check out
    Local Travel: 350 INR
    Meals: 1000 INR
    Drinks: 350 INR
    Sightseeing: 150 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2600 INR (US$ 41 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Check out the Wildlife rescue center, the genocide museum, royal palace, Silver pagoda, National monument of Cambodia and The Killing Fields

    4. Bali, Indonesia

    Beautiful Swimming Pool at Viceroy Bali Resort in Indonesia

    Bali is known for its beaches, blue waters and clear cloudless skies. If you want to let your hair down and simply relax, this is your ideal vacation destination.

    Currency: Indonesian Rupiah
    Hostel: 500 INR/- night Check out
    Local Travel: 50 INR or less (half/daily car service rates)
    Meals: 500 INR
    Drinks: 350 INR
    Sightseeing: 200 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 1600 INR (US$ 25 a day approx)
    Places to visit/things to do: Besides the lovely beaches, do check out Sekumpul waterfalls, Gunung Kawi, Tirta Gangga

    5. Sofia, Bulgaria

    Aleksander Nevski memorial Church in Sofia, Bulgaria

    Sofia, which is at the foot of the Vitosha Mountain, is a treat to the eyes with its beautiful buildings and skyline. The Cathedral of Saint Alexander Nevsky is synonymous with Sofia

    Currency: Bulgarian Lev
    Hostel: 500 INR /-nights Check out
    Local Travel: 200 INR
    Meals: 600 INR on an average
    Drinks: 250 INR on an average
    Sightseeing: 250 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 1800 INR (US$ 30 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Cathedral of Saint Alexander Nevsky, Rila monastery, Boyana Church, National gallery of foreign art, Banya Bashi Mosque and National Park. Sofia has the most beautiful churches

    6. Budapest, Hungary

    St. Stephen's Basilica in Budapest, Hungary

    Budapest is Europe at its best. With its gothic columns, magnificent bridges and buildings, you will fall in love with this city.

    Currency: Hungarian Forint
    Hostel: 600 INR/night Check out
    Local Travel: 175 INR
    Meals: 750 INR
    Drinks: 250 INR
    Sightseeing: 200 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 1975 INR (US$ 31 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Take a tour around Danube, see the Hungarian opera house, the Parliament and gothic styled churches, the chain’s bridge, Fisherman’s bastion, St. Stephen’s basilica

    7. Saint Petersburg, Russia

    Saint Petersburg - biggest museum of art in Russia, situated along the Neva riverside

    St. Petersburg is surreal and enchanting. You will be awestruck with its wide columned domes and arches, churches and massive structures. Avoid the winters

    Currency: Ruble
    Hostel: 800 INR/night Check out
    Local Travel: 100 INR
    Meals: 1000 INR
    Drinks: 200 INR
    Sightseeing: 250 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2350 INR (US$ 37 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Church of the savior of blood, St. Isaac’s cathedral, The naval Cathedral, Catherine Palace and Park, Winter Palace of Peter, hermitage museum,

    8. Istanbul, Turkey

    Istanbul city - an interesting mix of Christian and Islamic architecture, Turkey

    History, art, an interesting mix of Christian and Islamic architecture, Turkey is by far the most photogenic in the World

    Currency: Lira
    Hostel: 770 INR/ night Check out
    Local Travel: 200 INR
    Meals: 600 INR
    Drinks: 600 INR
    Sightseeing: 450 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2620 INR (US$ 42 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, Galata Tower, Archeological museum, grand bazaar and the flea markets


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    9. Bucharest, Romania

    Aerial View of Bucharest, an ancient city of Romania with fabulous beautiful buildings

    Bucharest is an ancient city with fabulous concert halls, beautiful buildings. Try and catch a concert or an orchestra performance while you’re there

    Currency: Romanian Leu
    Hostel: 600 INR/ night
    Local Travel: 100 INR
    Meals: 700 INR
    Drinks: 350 INR
    Sightseeing: 200 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 1950 INR (US$ 31 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: There are a lot of historical walking areas around the Old town, also see the Romanian athenaeum, palace of parliament, Cotroceni Palace

    10. Prague, Czech Republic

    Fine architecture of Prague, Czech Republic

    Prague is a city with rich history and fine architecture. It is also the historical capital of Bohemia. It is most popular for its nightlife and pub culture

    Currency: Czech Koruna
    Hostel: 880/ night Check out
    Local Travel: 150 INR
    Meals: 1100 INR
    Drinks: 350 INR
    Sightseeing: 350 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2830 INR (US$ 45 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Check out the town square, St. Vitus Cathedral, municipal house, Prague castle, Go pub crawling

    11. Marrakech, Morocco

    Jamaa el Fna - a market place in Marrakech, Morocco

    Marrakech is a city of rich vibrant colors, bazaars, crimson gold Mediterranean skies and Islamic architecture. This city is a slice of history on a plate.

    Currency: Moroccan Dirham
    Hostel: 750 INR/ night
    Local Travel: 200 INR
    Meals: 600 INR
    Drinks: 250 INR
    Sightseeing: 250 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2050 INR (US$ 33 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: The bazaars and flea markets are Marrakesh’s USP. Besides check the El Badi palace, menara gardens, Bahia palace and the Marrakech museum

    12. Kampala, Uganda

    Sheraton Kampala Hotel - Cityview, Uganda

    Kampala is on the shores of Lake Victoria and has a vibrant mix of nightlife, parks, lush green lawns and open skies.

    Currency: Ugandan Shilling
    Hostel: 1000 INR/night
    Local Travel: 200 INR
    Meals: 650 INR
    Drinks: 250 INR
    Sightseeing: 100 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2200 INR (US$ 35 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Check out the restaurants along the shores of Lake Victoria. Go for a boat ride. Also see the museums and botanical gardens. Other attractions include Mandela national stadium, Kasubi tombs

    13. Caracas, Venezuela

    Wide range of scenic views from Pestana Caracas Hotel in Venezuela

    Caracas is a bustling city, but it offers a wide range of scenic views and the best nightlife in South America

    Currency: Bolivar
    Hostel: 1500 INR/night Check out
    Local Travel: 200 INR
    Meals: 800 INR
    Drinks: 250 INR
    Sightseeing: 250 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 3000 INR (US$ 48 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Take a look at Caracas skyline through the Teleferico, check the mountainous town of Galipan, and also see Parque central complex, national pantheon of Venezuela and Altamira

    14. Mexico City, Mexico

    Tall and Bright Buildings of Mexico City

    Mexico City is a vibrant city in North America that offers the best mix of culture, art, music, nightlife, party scenes and history

    Currency: Mexican peso
    Hostel: 1000 INR Check out
    Local Travel: 150 INR
    Meals: 800 INR
    Drinks: 250 INR
    Sightseeing: 400 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2600 INR (US$ 41 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: Check out Chapultepec, historic center of mexico city and the cathedrals

    15. Amman, Jordan

    Sunset at Amman Citadel is a popular tourist attraction, Jordan

    This city is often the landing point for tourists who wish to see Petra. However, Amman is gaining ground as a popular tourist destination

    Currency: Jordanian Dinar
    Hostel: 650 INR/night Check out
    Local Travel: 500 INR
    Meals: 900 INR
    Drinks: 400 INR (It is tough to find alcohol in Amman)
    Sightseeing: 200 INR
    Daily budget calculation: 2650 INR (US$ 43 a day approx.)
    Places to visit/things to do: The Citadel, The Jordan museum, Roman amphitheater, King Abdullah mosque and the palaces and museums

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