When you receive the cheque in the mail from your PPI claim, there are a number of things that you can spend it on. Some choose to invest the money in land or property, some pay off those persistent debts, whilst others are already planning their next big holiday. We think you deserve a break, which is why we’ve put together a list of places you could travel in 2019 to spend your compensation wisely.

Budapest, Hungary

With many places to choose from for your ultimate holiday to celebrate your PPI win, it is important to think about the budget that you have. One of the best places for a budget holiday that doesn’t compromise on quality is Budapest in Hungary. This picturesque location is not only one of the most beautiful in all of Europe, but it is full to the brim with amazing restaurants, sights to see and hikes to embark on, all to keep you occupied throughout the duration of your trip. Whether you want to spend the day exploring Buda Castle or take a dip in the warm Szechenyi Thermal Bath, there is plenty for you to do whether you want a fast-paced and action-packed trip or some time away to relax.

Cancun, Mexico

This beautiful city is situated comfortably on the coastline and plays host to a number of amazing beaches on a budget earning it a place on this list.  Due to its key location on the Caribbean Sea, the warm weather and stunning white beaches make for the perfect holiday destination whether you are travelling alone or with friends and family. With an average temperature of 27.1 degrees, temperatures rarely drop below 25 degrees.

If you are looking for places to visit that are slightly out of the ordinary, then you are in luck. With amazing locations such as the Cancun Underwater Museum of Art for you to explore, either from a pod or with a snorkel and fins, you can see some of the most unique art from a truly unique angle. If you are travelling with your family, Aquaworld offers an interactive aquarium to occupy the whole family for a fun-filled day out.


With multiple amazing leading holiday destinations in Greece, there is no time like the present to jump on the next flight to enjoy the Grecian sun. Whether you decide to visit the Greek island of Santorini or Mykonos or spend time on the mainland you are sure to be met with amazing weather and food that is sure to make your holiday a memorable one. Another amazing Greek location to visit on a budget is the ancient city of Athens. With amazing ruins as well as the Acropolis overlooking the rest of the city, there is plenty for those that love all things history.


The final unmissable location on our list is Portugal. With a number of amazing cities, scenery and mountains here for you to explore, as well as a number of beaches for some well-deserved rest and relaxation, the choice is completely up to you. With popular tourist locations such as Lisbon and the Algarve, there is plenty for you to see and do. With Lisbon playing host to a whole world of culture and amazing restaurants, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind.

Whatever destination you choose to jet off on your holiday in 2019, you can be sure that you will find an affordable location to spend a portion of your PPI winnings on. Where will you visit first?