Thinking of taking off for a year? Here is a list of the best (and cheapest) places to spend a year discovering yourself.

1. Thailand
One Month’s Rent (1 bedroom): $300
Utilities: $70

Thailand is a country famous for its lush vegetation, busy cities, food, and the largest Buddha in the world. It has a variety of leisure activities, including kite flying, which used to be a competitive sport, in addition to being considered the golf capital of Asia.