The Best Ways to Save on Vacations – Yalla Match

A smart financial expert from Sydney has revealed how she managed to reduce the cost of her hotel room by 20 per cent on travel.

Queenie Tan (26) and her fiancé Pablo (30) have taken a worldwide holiday starting in Singapore and currently in Ibiza.

The couple stayed at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore and saved $ 158.55 by simply booking through the ShopBack website.

Queenie shared the simple hack in an Instagram video and said it does not hurt to tell the hotel staff if you are also celebrating a special occasion as they have been getting a free room upgrade with chocolates since they recently got engaged.

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Queenie Tan (pictured) and fiancé Pablo (30) were having a worldwide holiday starting in Singapore and are currently in Ibiza.

The couple stayed at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore and saved $ 158.55 by simply booking through the ShopBack website.

The couple stayed at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore and saved $ 158.55 by simply booking through the ShopBack website.

Queenie shared the simple hack in an Instagram video and said it does not hurt to tell the hotel staff if you are also celebrating a special occasion as they have been getting a free room upgrade with chocolate since they recently got engaged (photo: at a festival in Ibiza with friends)

Queenie shared the simple hack in an Instagram video and said it does not hurt to tell the hotel staff if you are also celebrating a special occasion as they have been getting a free room upgrade with chocolate since they recently got engaged (photo: at a festival in Ibiza with friends)

This is how I saved 20 percent of my hotel! In the video, Queenie said: “Activate ShopBack so you can get extra cash refunds on your booking.

And if you’re celebrating a special occasion, make sure you let them know! We got a free room upgrade and chocolates because we just got engaged.

ShopBack is a rewards program where users can get a small percentage refund on their online purchases.

After 24 hours, the video was viewed more than 22,000 times and many found it useful.

ShopBack is a rewards program where users can get a small percentage refund on their online purchases

ShopBack is a rewards program where users can get a small percentage refund on their online purchases

Queenie and Pablo have started their world tour in Singapore and will travel to London, Paris, New York, Vancouver and Las Vegas before returning to Sydney.

It cost the couple just $ 1,000 per trip for all trips, as they could use Qantas points earned with a credit card for everyday purchases.

Queenie said if she had paid for the flights, it would have cost more than $ 10,000.

The pair cost only $ 1,000 per trip for all trips, as they could use Qantas points earned with a credit card for everyday purchases

Queenie said if she had paid for the flights, it would have cost more than $ 10,000

It cost the couple just $ 1,000 per trip for all trips, as they could use Qantas points earned with a credit card for everyday purchases. Queenie said if she had paid for the flights, it would have cost more than $ 10,000

In another video, Queenie said she swears by the Klook mobile app to buy the best deals when she’s looking for tourist experiences and activities.

“I’m on a trip around the world, and this is how I can save money on activities,” she said.

“I use an app called Klook – you can buy cheaper rides, sim cards and sandbox on this app!”

Queenie also mentioned that you can get the opportunity to use cash on certain offers simply by using the application.

It’s easy to browse, plan and book through a range of activities when traveling in Australia or abroad, and users can save money on attractions, events, hotels and transport.

How to save money when traveling:

  • Bring food to airport
  • Bring a bottle of water and snacks
  • Pack lightly so you do not have to pay for checked luggage
  • Use a card without foreign transaction fees
  • Book at least six weeks in advance
  • Sign up for travel newsletters and sales alerts
  • Be flexible with your travel dates
  • Check hotel rates on various websites
  • Use refund services on flights and accommodation

Source: Smart Women Association

Last month, TikToker listed the best ways to save money when you travel – including packing snacks, a water bottle and early booking of flights.

Téa Angelos, from Brisbane, Australia, shared the helpful advice in a series of two videos with thousands on TikTok.

The 25-year-old founder of education firm The Smart Women’s Association recommends booking flights at least six weeks in advance, using cash back services and signing up for travel sales alerts to get the best deals.

When booking flights, it is best to sign up for airline mailing lists to take advantage of offers and sales.

Wednesday tends to be the cheapest day of the week to fly and it is best to use services like Webjet to compare prices when booking.

Rather than buy expensive food at the airport, Tea makes sure she always packs snacks, food and a filled water bottle in her hand luggage.

It also avoids spending money on check-in luggage to save time and money at the airport.

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