The Shocking Average Cost of a Summer Holiday

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Everyone deserves a little downtime. But research has shown that Brits spend a massive two months’ worth of salary on their summer holiday*. Seems a bit excessive, right?

Although, it’s easy to see how the cost of a summer trip could get out of hand. You’ve got plane tickets, hotels, eating out as a given. Then add extra costs like airport parking, pet care and travel insurance to the mix, and things start to add up.

We’ve found that sticking around in the fair isle of Blighty could save you a pretty penny. With a staycation or holistay, you simply don’t have to worry about many of these extra costs.

But if foreign lands are just far too tempting, here’s a look at what guys and gals just like you around the UK are spending.

Figures obtained from Give As You Live.

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