Many people think, that they have to have a lot of money to travel. However, this is not entirely true. There are many option for a weekend trip, where you do not have to spend a lot of money.
One of such destination is definitely Hamburg. First of all, there are many cheap flights to Hamburg. Thanks to the fact, that there is a tough competition between various flight companies, it is quite easy to find flight tickets for a very reasonable flights. Furthermore, it is also quite easy to find those flight connections for Friday or Monday. Thanks to this, it is possible to visit Hamburg for a short weekend trip, without ruining your tight budget on travel. Once you are there, you also do not have to spend a lot of money. Obviously, it requires some good planning before, but it is definitely worth it. For example, there are many amazing museums in Hamburg. Even though it is pretty costly to purchase entrance tickets, most of them offer free entrance in some particular days of the week. You just need to check it before and plan your trip accordingly! However, it is not only about free entrance to museums. There are also other things to see and things to do completely for free!
If you spending you weekend in Hamburg, you should definitely keep Sunday morning for the famous Fishmarkt. The largest fish market in the city has been there since 1703, so more than 300 years! You can see every kind of fish there you like – from the smoked and pickled one, to fresh one (both in pieces and the whole one). In other words – you will see so many different fish as never before in your life. You can buy some of them, but you can also just walk around and admire this amazing spectacle. Also check flight to Munich – http://www.lot.com/airline-tickets/flights-to-munich. You just need to remember to go there very early – possibly even as early as 5.00 a.m. Shortly after 9 a.m., the market is close and you will not see anything. You should also see the Willkomm-Hoft, which is the „welcome point” for all ships. The really interesting fact is that ships and sailors we welcomed with their national anthem! You need to admit that it sounds amazing, doesn’t it? In Hamburg there are also many great monuments and buildings which you could visit totally for free. For example, there is the Otto von Bismarck Monument. He as one of the greater German leaders, who unified the country in the 19th century. However, it is only an example.
As you can see, you do not need plenty of money to travel and discover new places. In fact, it is pretty easy to travel on budget!