One of the very first steps to travel planning is to budget for expenses while on the road. But if you don’t know how much things cost where you’re going, how can you estimate how much you need to save for it? This new series gives actual prices for things like food, transport, drinks and postcards – all the details that you need to know before you go. Our first stop – Madrid, Spain.
|Cab from airport to city||EUR14|
|Bullfight tickets (Sol y sombra)||EUR30|
|Carnet of ten Metro tickets||EUR7|
|Train from Madrid to Toledo||EUR14|
|El Prado Museum entrance ticket + audioguide||EUR6 + EUR3.50|
|Bottle of mineral water||EUR2|
Prices as of Aug 2008.