Budget Travel

Budget Travel

How to Save for Your Next Great Adventure

Though we wish it were, travel isn’t free. But your next adventure doesn’t have to break the bank. It simply requires a bit of planning and research. So, if you’re passionate about exploring the...

How To Plan a Staycation

Whether your funds are tight, your vacation days are limited, or you just want to do a better job of exploring the place you call home, planning a staycation is an easy way to...
River through green hills in the UK's Peak District

How to Experience the U.K. on a Budget

A couple hundred years ago, the sun never set on Great Britain. It’s safe to say that the United Kingdom is a more insular place these days, but that has had no effect on...

Hostel How-To: A First-Timer’s Guide to Budget Accommodation

If budget travelers around the world have anything in common, it’s a mutual love of hostels. But not all of these low-cost accommodations are created equal — they range from bare-bones dormitories to comfortable...

Instagram’s Top Budget-Travel Experts

Let’s face it. Costs can add up fairly quickly when you’re on the road. That said, having a budget can go a long way in determining how much you can experience during your travels....

Everything You Need to Know About Couchsurfing

Couchsurfing has changed the way many of us travel. This relatively new method of accommodation has provided travelers with the opportunity to deeply discover local cultures, meet new people, and challenge the limits of...

Hunting for Cheap Flights with Scott Keyes

When Scott Keyes graduated from college, he knew two things — that he would never be rich and that he wanted to see as much of the world as possible. Although most people told...

Bora Bora on a Budget

Bora Bora has been the number-one destination on my bucket list since... well, forever. Although my husband and I had been talking about visiting its shores for a number of years, we finally made...
Every coin counts for a budget traveler — especially in Jordan.

How to Visit Jordan on a Budget

Jordan is an expensive destination. After all, the Jordanian dinar is currently strong (1 JOD = 1.07 GBP = 1.41 USD), hitting foreign travelers hard in the wallet. But with a little research and...