When you’re living on a student budget, it’s very hard to justify spending money on an air ticket. Jane Davidson, Director of Development Promotions, which represents Topdeck Travel in South Africa, said it helped to view travel as an opportunity to grow and learn about the world, which in turn does wonder for the mind, body and soul.
“Travel makes you more independent, plays a role in transforming you into a globally-minded individual and inspires you to do more and give more over the years as you work towards obtaining your degree or diploma.
“Unless your financial situation is particularly dire, travel is the best thing that you can spend your extra cash on. As the famous adage goes ‘Travel while you’re young and able’. The experience is far more valuable than money will ever be,” she said.
Davidson shared the top student-friendly destinations worldwide: