I get it, budget travel is hard. You get an itch; you want to go…get out, travel, but you can’t. Maybe you can’t get the time off OR maybe you can’t afford to travel. I […]
Traveling in Europe has become outrageously expensive. You can spend the same amount for five days in Italy as you can for a month in Montengro. As a budget traveler, there are three ways to […]
30 Legit ways to make money while traveling.
Sometimes meeting people on the road can be difficult. Part of the adventure of traveling is meeting other people and sharing an experience or stories Often we connect over a common thing or place. (I […]
When traveling, especially to another country, we all have habits, tendencies, and expectations that may not line up with the culture of our destination. Some may lead to a harmless faux pas while others highlight […]
21 camping activities to rock your next camping trip!
Have you ever taken a trip and afterwards wished you had done something differently? Travelling can be amazing and life-changing. However, if you are anything like me, you learn some things the hard way. Here […]
Travel journals can be a wonderful reminder of our trips. Years later we can open our journals and pour over our notes and mementoes, instantly transporting us back in time. While there are dozens of “how-tos,” on Pinterest, here is a brief list of 50 ideas to add to your journal to help you recall the places you’ve been. When deciding what to add to your journal make sure it is something small and flat to maximize the space in your journal.
If you are planning to go to Miami, here are 10 things that won’t bust your budget. 10 things to do in Miami under $10. Experience Little Havana Maybe you can’t afford to visit Cuba […]
You can’t help but meet new people when traveling. I have met some interesting and enriching folks on my travels, and inevitably our conversations turn to the scams we have come across. After an incident […]
Just because you are on a budget, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t travel the world. Here are 13 countries that are super budget-friendly. All of the countries below offer accommodations under $15 a night and delicious […]
Millions of tourists visit the boot-shaped peninsula every year! They travel from all over the world to immerse themselves in the magic that only Italy can offer. “Italy is a dream that keeps returning for […]
Travelling takes a lot of energy, and vegan options may not always be available. Here are 7 snacks to pack with you to beat back those hunger pains whether you are stuck on a long […]
Portland, Oregon is one of the best budget-friendly cities! Unlike New York, San Francisco or Washington DC, you don’t need a lot of money to have a good time. If you do your research, you […]
Travelers on a budget are well versed in the art of eating at food stalls. These vendors can save you a ton of money and can be a delicious way to experience the culinary culture of a people. However, no one enjoys multiple trips to the toilet after a bad experience. Here are 8 tips to follow when choosing a food stall to side step Montezuma’s Revenge.
Everybody loves a good swimming hole. Sometimes looking for the best one can be a bit of a scavenger hunt. If you happen to be in any of the following areas this summer be sure […]
Staying at a hostel can either be a terrific or a terrible experience. It helps to manage your expectations. Remember hostels are more like college dorms and less like hotels. Hostels can be a great place […]
When I was a kid I would pour over our family subscription to National Geographic magazines, mapping out my future adventures, completely captivated by the photography of parts unknown. Today, there are dozens of ways to […]
As the third most populous city in the United States, Chicago has over 2.7 million residents. Chicagoland, (the metropolitan area surrounding Chicago) has nearly 10 million people. It is considered the birthplace of the skyscraper and might be […]
Europe has become expensive to travel around. Whether you are on a week’s vacation or a 3 month trip to Europe, you can minimize the impact on your wallet by considering the following tips.