Budget Travel Posts

Finding the Best Travel Deals

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In these belt tightening times, nobody wants to spend more on their holiday than they have to. But while our bank balances may be stretched, there’s no need to sacrifice those getaways altogether thanks to a competitive market place and increased demand for… >> Read More

4 Budget Activities in Florida

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Florida is well known for its many tourist attractions and whether you wish to avoid them because of the costs involved or because you want to escape touristic mayhem, there are many possibilities to make that Florida holiday unique, affordable, less crowded… >> Read More

How to get to Dharamsala on a Budget

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Dharamsala is well known for being the home of the Dalai Lama, political and spiritual leader of the Tibetans in exile which have fled the country since the Chinese invasion in the 1950s. Along with His Holiness, several thousands of Tibetans… >> Read More

Budget Flights - How To Find Them

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Most accomplished travelers know that the rule of thumb for getting cheaper flight fares is to book your flight as early as possible. The reason behind that rule is that all airlines work with a kind of incentive based flight booking system, and start at lower flight rates… >> Read More

Subway Coupons Helped Me Save For A Gift Vacation

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Subway coupons inspired me to create a system of personal budget savings which allowed me to pay for a dream Caribbean cruise vacation for my parent’s fiftieth wedding anniversary. My parents have always been a source of inspiration and… >> Read More

10 Ways to Save Money While Traveling Abroad

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It’s important to get the best deal you can when changing your currency; your bank might claim to exchange it commission free, which will probably be the best deal even if their translation of “commission free” isn’t as accurate as you might expect. >> Read More

The Best Way to Travel On a Strict Budget

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It’s true that a great number of expenses associated with taking a trip like air-fare and hotel prices have gone up in recent years though it is still possible to find ways to take a trip on a smaller budget regardless of what part of the planet you intend to go to. >> Read More

Is It Possible to Get Good Last Minute Deals?

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Wanting to take at least one travel vacation every year is something common to most people. Unfortunately, this is often not possible, schedule-wise, due to work or other obligations. Things become even more complicated when wanting to… >> Read More

Enjoying Holidays in Montréal

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Being a North-American city, you would expect Montréal to be an expensive place to visit. But it is actually one of the cheapest metropolis on the continent. Prices may have gone up in recent years, but it’s still easier to get by on a budget there than… >> Read More

Top Budget Hotels in New York

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Want to visit New York and enjoy all it has to offer, but budget constraints are holding you back? Do not worry; there are many low-cost New York City hotels which have safe, comfortable accommodation with great customer service. By consulting experts… >> Read More

Accomodation in Buenos Aires

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Buenos Aires is popular amongst tourists for many reasons and as the city continues to lure people from all around the world, there results an increase in lodging options. Whether an individual is visiting Buenos Aires for business reasons or spending vacations… >> Read More

Egypt: Going With a Tour Group or Traveling Independently?

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There are many opportunities to take guided tours to Egypt. There are several reasons for this, chief among them is the large number of sites of interest which must be fitted into limited travel schedules. The expertise of a guide thus makes it possible to… >> Read More

The Revival of Used Camper Vans

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Alternative vacationing has gained some luster in today’s economic climate. Added to this financial stress is the ever changing and increasingly unfair policies of airlines. Phrases like “staycation” have started to appear in conversations accompanied by… >> Read More

3 Cities of Interest in Turkey

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Turkey, at the junction of Europe, the Middle-East and Asia, is one of the great travel destinations on the planet. Because of its economy (the exchange rate favors Western travelers) and because it is so popular (about 25 million visitors each year)… >> Read More

Lovina, Bali: A Budget Traveler's Dream Destination

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If you visit Bali, Indonesia, with the hope of finding yourself a hammock stretched between two palm trees, next to a cheap hotel room just a short stone’s throw from a placid ocean, well, just go far away from the airport and the capital, Denpasar. >> Read More

Exploring Orlando, Avoiding Disney

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A trip to Orlando is one that you and your family will remember for years to come. Fortunately, there are tons of things to see and do without even setting foot in the Walt Disney World Resort complex. Not sure where to start? Here are some suggestions. >> Read More

Finding Last Minute Travel Deals

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In this day and age of widespread Internet, the first things anyone should do when hunting for such deals is to subscribe to mailing lists and email alerts promoting special travel discounts. There are many third party companies which provide such services… >> Read More

Budget travel in Canada

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The biggest hit on your budget will be accommodations so try to do some couch surfing. House-sitting is also possible but it is not nearly as popular as it is in the United-States. Canadians are friendly and welcoming people and you might even meet… >> Read More

Australia Vacation Packages On A Budget

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A vacation in Australia can be very expensive. It is a long ways away from most parts of the world, and tourism is a major industry so the prices for accommodations and tours are generally high. But there are a few things one can do to keep the costs down… >> Read More

Would You Like to Take a Round the World Trip?

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Round the world tickets are an efficient way to travel across the oceans and visit places most people only dream about. You might have to have 2 jobs for a while when preparing for your travels, but it is all worth it. If you choose your destinations right… >> Read More

Finding Travel Deals on the Internet

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The Internet has become without a doubt the best place to find all kinds of holiday deals – be it for flights and transport, accommodations, guided tours and other travel activities. One can easily subscribe to mailing lists and other email alerts which… >> Read More