20 Unboring And Cheap Summer Ideas For A College Student
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20 Unboring And Cheap Summer Ideas For A College Student

Just because your broke doesn't mean you cant have a fun summer.

20 Unboring And Cheap Summer Ideas For A College Student

It's that time once again, the spring semester has finally ended. The stress of finals is finally over and we are finally in the freedom of summer. Now that summer is here, reality has kind of hit that you are broke! Sure you can spend the first few weeks relaxing, sleeping in but even that starts to become boring. You, like a million other college students, don't have a lot of money to be spending on vacation trips, shopping sprees, and going out every day. It also doesn't help that you look on Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram, seeing people out on a cruise, studying aboard, tanning at a beach, and etc. While you're stuck at home, bored out of your mind.

Don't worry though! there are a lot of fun things to do even if its not as lavish as going on a cruise. Not everyone has the money to just go places and you shouldn't feel bad because of it You can have a fun summer and no spend so much money as well. So here is a list of 20 ideas to make your summer full of fun times, and smiles with money still safe in account.

1. Self care treatment

2. Road trip with your crew

3. Read a new book or two

4. Get Crafty

5. Catch up with old friends

6. Plan a day vacation

7. Have a sleep over with your besties

8. Exercise with your friends

9. Go on a mini shopping spree

10. Go to the bookstore/library

11. Have a spa day! home style

12. Binge watch your favorites

13. Volunteer

14. Get a summer job

15. Learn a new skill/ language

16. Try a new food

17. Rock out to Concerts

18. Have a camp out under the stars

19. Spend time with family

20. Go to fairs/ festivals/ amusement parks

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