The £50 Challenge

The aim of the £50 Challenge is to book a weekend or long-weekend away using the ‘rule of 50s’. The Rule of 50s The rule of 50s says that everything should cost less than £50. So if you take a plane, your airfare should be under £50 per person return. If you drive to your destination, your fuel should cost less than £50. Similarly, train or bus fares must total less than £50 all-in. Accommodation must be under £50 a night for two people and food and drink should cost under £50 per person per day. Lastly, airport hotel and/or parking should be under £50 for the duration.     Why? Obviously to keep costs down, but that’s not the only reason. We seem to be bombarded with offers of cheap flights. Ryanair seem to have promotions every other day, not to be outdone WizzAir and Easyjet offer some great…

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