Recommendations on how to take care of your pocket before traveling – Personal finance – Economy

The end of the holidays is nearing the end of the year and many Kolumbians are already starting to organize their trips to find rest time or adventure in various tourist destinations.

First Launched Barometer 2018, conducted by the metaarch of flights and hotels – analyzed the behavior of the Latin American market including the market in Colombia.

The report stated that in our country Months in which most flights and hotels are searched in December and January, therefore the most expensive.

Baroque Viola pointed to Colombian will pay up to 20% extra due to insufficient expectations when buying tickets.

Among the recommendations in the document, it should be remembered that Fridays are usually the most expensive days for traveling and the cheapest on Tuesday.

Where possible, it is also important to plan international travel at least 75 days in advance and for domestic flights 43 days in advance.

Compared with other Latin American countries, Colombia is, after Ecuador, a place where international travel is planned with lesser expectationsconfirmed Viyalala.

Thomas Allier, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Viyalala, said that "if you can plan a route 90 days in advance, users can save up to 20 percent" compared to the travel date.

Allier therefore added to his recommendation passengers are trying to organize their plans in mid-February, one of the cheapest months of the year (next to September).

The third suggestion of the co-founder, Viyal, is to travel from Tuesday to Tuesday. "These days, prices are always cheaper, these days are less demanding and are an opportunity to save before the weekend," he said.


Destinations that have lowered their price

The methodology adopted by this company to consolidate statistics on targets highlighted in the region was based on an algorithm that analyzed the number of searches conducted in the country along with price fluctuations on major routes and compared them with the same results in 2017.

The time taken into account for the barometer was between 2017 and 24 September this year. The analyzed countries were: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, Chile, Argentina and Brazil.

The survey shows that the national destination in 2018 for Viyalala – to which it specifically mentions – was Pereira, as the number of searches increased by 41 percent and its price variations for flights decreased by 2.22 percent.

According to civil aviation, the number of users at the Metecaña (Pereira) international airport increased by 13 percent in 2018. Reasons? According to Thomas Allier, Pereira is configured as the gateway to the region Competition for airlines to open new routes has lowered prices.

After Pereira there are Santa Marta and Cartagena. These destinations increased their price variation by 2.23 percent, respectively. 3.52 percent.

Meanwhile, for this report, the barcode marked the international destinations Cancún (Mexico). Highlighting these statistics means that the increase in searches in this tourist destination increased by 77.7 percent and its price variation fell by 5 percent.

During the first half of 2018, at least 307 343 Colombian tourists traveled to this place on Mexican territory, which considers them to be the sixth nationality that most visited Cancun at this time.


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