The 6 cheapest destinations in the world to travel in 2017

If your purpose for the new year is to travel more for less money, we recommend that you pay close attention to what comes next. And today we are going to talk about six interesting destinations that stand out for being cheap. We are not saying it, but the hotel price search engine, which has published the trivago Best Value City Index, which has been prepared through a algorithm which weights the online reputation of the hotel plant and the cheapest average prices.

The search engine has produced six rankings: from Europe, North and Central America, South America, Africa, Asia and Oceania. Today in Hard Hobbit To Break We are going to show you the first classified in each of these geographical areas. Some destinations may not even sound familiar to you, but we assure you that they are all worth it. Do you want to join us?

Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

According to, the cheapest destination in Europe is Mostar, a city in Bosnia-Herzegovina that only 20 years ago was besieged by the war. However, thanks to the beauty of its architecture and the vitality of its inhabitants, today it is a place with a lot to offer tourists: the Stari Most Bridge, nightlife, mosques, houses ... Also, visiting Mostar you will understand a little better the complex history of contemporary Europe.

Mengzi, China

From Asia stand out Mengzi, a small city located in Yunnan province, southern China. It is a place that can boast a long commercial tradition. The main attraction of this destination is that it maintains Chinese authenticity, since it has been less influenced by the globalization than other large capitals in the country. Its ancient town is surprising, which is located next to a beautiful lake.

Morelia, Mexico

From North and Central America they have chosen Morelia, the capital of the Mexican state of Michoacán. It is a typical city in Mexico, which surprises for its historic center, declared a World Heritage Site by the Unesco, among other things because it houses a beautiful colonial architecture. They also highlight its gastronomy (especially its typical sweets), its museums, its squares, its gardens and, of course, its people.

Salento, Colombia

Apparently, the cheapest tourist destination in South America is Salento, a colorful town located in the middle of the mountains in Colombia. Here you can not only take one of the best coffees of the world, but you will be able to discover interesting sea corners, such as Calle Real, where you can buy handicrafts and typical clothes of the area; the Plaza Bolívar; the Finca de Don Elías, an impressive coffee farm ... The Cocora Valley and the La Prometida Agroecological Park deserve a special mention, places that are worth going on an excursion.

Ouarzazate, Morocco

From Colombia we move to Morocco to discover one of the cheapest destinations in Africa. It is about Ouarzazate, one of the most cinematographic of the world. Located at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, between the Dades and Draa rivers, it has served as a location for films such as "Lawrence of Arabia", "Kundun", "Gladiator" and "Babel". If you have the opportunity to travel to this place, you cannot miss the route of the oasis and the Kasbah of the Taourirt.

Palmerston North, New Zealand

We will end by talking to you about one of the cheapest destinations in Oceania. It is Palmerston North, a New Zealand inland city located along the Manawatu River. Thanks to university students, it is a place full of life. Its historical center is worth visiting, where the shops of the 20s and 30s have been restored. In addition, you can enjoy restaurants, cafes, modern boutiques ... Of course, from here you can make a lot of excursions to beautiful natural landscapes.

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