Post # 1
I’m looking to have $750 for a one week honeymoon. The first few days would be an all-inclusive with the remaining days being out in a cottage or outdoor retreat.
The likelihood is that we’ll be vacationing in Hawaii, Mexico, Belize, or Panama.
Is this enough spending money? Or would we need more?
Post # 3
I don’t plan on even spending that much! But I’ll be staying on a resort the whole time. Where tipping isn’t permitted. So the only money we’d need is for excursions, the spa or souvenirs. I think $750 should work though. Honestly, we travel a lot, sometimes we have plenty to spend, other times we don’t. And we have just as much fun either way. You make whatever you can comfortably spend work.
Post # 5
What do you need spending money for? Food, tipping, souvenirs, etc? And it totally depends on where you go. Things in Hawaii are more expensive than things in Mexico.
If you’re in an all-inclusive for the first half, I don’t see why you’d need ANY money. We didn’t take anything with us for spending money–there was nothing to spend it on! And i’m not a big souvenir kind of person anyways.
But, usually $100 a day is okay I’d say. Unless you plan on going out to really expensive dinners, then throw another $100 in. I usually opt for bringing, say, a protein bar for breakfasts, skipping breakfast out, and allocating that money to dinner.
Post # 6
Yeah….I like souvenirs.
Not necessarily the cheesy stuff, but I like local art, clothing, basically stuff I can’t get where I live.