For Singaporeans, there are 4 public holidays left in 2018: National Day on 9 August, Hari Raya Haji on 22 August, Deepavali on 6 November and Christmas on 25 December. As most of these fall on a Thursday or Tuesday, they are also great opportunities for diligent workers to take long-weekend vacations simply by taking 1 day off. Still, given that the average cost of a vacation in the ASEAN region could range from several hundred to over a thousand dollars, one’s ability to travel for fun may be more restricted by financial budget than vacation days available for the remainder of the year. Here, we discuss 3 simple tips anyone can use to reduce their vacation costs in 2018 and beyond.

Book Your Flight As Soon As Possible

When it comes to booking your flight, timing is one of the most important factors that influence your travel …