But there are no good rules of thumb for travel budgets. it out there, that I am assuming you're able to pay for the vacation outright with cash.
I guess that's not a rule of thumb, but if you spend 10 minutes looking up and want to fly to Montreal for a week-long vacation at Christmas.
I don't think it would make sense to come up with any rule of thumb because everyone's lifestyle is different and vacation costs are really just a.
Which money rules of thumb do you actually need to follow? This is an old rule of thumb that helps you save, rather than spending all your money. 30% towards lifestyle choices (vacations, gym fees, hobbies, cell-phone.