June was our 5th month on the road and our 1st month in Europe – a much more expensive destination.
Total spent in June: $2308.93 – $76.96/day
Food: $738.26 – $$24.61/day
Accommodations: $717.47 – $23.92/day. We paid for 15 nights accommodations in Portugal, a flight to Glasgow where we exchanged dog sitting services for accommodations and also began to prepare our meals instead of eating out.
Transportation: $369.30 – $12.31/day (includes airport transfers and the airfare expensed over the time we are in the UK comes to $6.53/day.)
Entertainment: $312.99 – $10.43/day (includes a car rental and the extra insurance so we could get out an explore for fun.)
Miscellaneous: $170.91 – $5.70/day (includes housekeeping gratuities, cell phone, life insurance policy, a new electric razor and $17 for mailing some documents to the USA.)
Our accommodations in Portugal:
Lisbon: Dinastia V, Booking.com, $46.20/night, 5 nights
Evora: Namaste, $44.50/night, 3 nights
Burgau, The Algarve: Albergaria Rosa Montes, $50/night included breakfast, 7 nights
Our housesitting jobs in Scotland were secured through TrustedHousesitters.com
I challenge you to track your spending each month!