If you are someone who likes to travel around to globe, then you better find out about the cities that will cost you a lot to visit them. Generally, you would think, cities like London or New York may cost you the most, however, that is not necessarily the case at all. To begin with tourism is expensive. The flights, a place to stay, food, transportation and if you cannot help it, a little bit of shopping can add up to a significant sum. It is rather difficult to keep to a budget while you travel to a different country. It becomes even more problematic if you are prone to taking leaps of faiths and marching into the unknown. The city you are headed could really end up burning a hole in your pocket, so as always its better to be safe than sorry and do some research before you finally get on the plane.
In this age of information technology and the internet, doing research on your own has never been easier. There are forums and blogs out there dedicated solely to facilitate tourists. Also, you can always refer to Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2014 Worldwide Cost of visiting survey. Which will tell you how expensive or cheap your destination may be, based on the average cost of flights to and from, average accommodation costs, purchasing power parity et Cetra.
At insider monkey’s blog page, we have compiled a list of 10 Most Expensive Cities in the World to Visit for our reader’s convenience. If you are interested in further reading please click the link to go to the full article.