budget travel

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6 Tips for Navigating Family Cruising on a Budget

Anticipating a family cruise trip is exciting and feels like a long journey; the thrill comes from seeing the adventures that may happen along the way. Nevertheless, a surge of anxiety comes hand in hand with the excitement, because money is always a huge hurdle to overcome; many people think that cruising is simply unaffordable. Luckily, your family will be able to enjoy the most of the adventure with few to no threats to their budget after applying the right strategies.

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Barcelona: Old Town and Gothic Quarter Free Walking Tour

Barcelona is the heart of Catalonia, a city steeped in history and culture. It is packed full of architectural wonders, from towering Gothic cathedrals to whimsical Modernist masterpieces. 

One of the best ways to immerse yourself in the city's rich heritage is by embarking on a free walking tour of the Old Town and Gothic Quarter. Keep reading to learn more about these amazing tourist spots you can visit for free.

Lexa Pennington's picture

Seven Tips for Smooth Budget Travel in America

The U.S. is a popular tourist destination, with data from Statista showing that the travel and tourism market is expected to generate a revenue of US$198.70bn in 2024. This popularity is, at least in part, due to the country’s diverse range of scenery and experiences. But with so many things to see and do, how can you ensure you’re going to experience the country without much hassle? And how do you do so on a budget? 

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My top 3 inexpensive things to do in Tenerife

I just arrived back home from a 3-night holiday in Tenerife, and might I say it was amazing, from the food to the activities. I went in March, which is not the most popular season, but is cheaper than the summer months in terms of the flights and accommodation. 
My top 3 inexpensive things to do in Tenerife
Lexa Pennington's picture

7 Ways to Spend Less on Travel

Do you dream of traveling the world, but constantly lack money? Then this article is for you...we’ve got 7 ways to travel inexpensively. This is not a story about how to choose the cheapest traveling destination, but rather, tips so that your money can stretch, and you can travel more. You will be amazed at how many great places there are to travel on a budget

Let's go!

Lexa Pennington's picture

4 Money-Saving Tips for Your Next Getaway

Shoulder season is around the corner. Holidaying during this season means fewer crowds than in the summer, thus cheaper transportation and accommodation. It is also the best time to enjoy outdoor activities without sunburn scares.

If you wish to take a break from reality this coming season and hope to have fun without breaking the bank, here are the top tips to reduce your spending and still have a great time.

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A Guide to Booking Flights on a Budget

When traveling on a budget, a good start is to start with finding a flight to your destination. Flights are always the most considerable single expense in a travel budget. Knowing where to look for and booking inexpensive flights at any time and from any location will save quite a lot of money...allowing you to travel for longer!

A Guide to Booking Flights on a Budget

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Open Your Eyes! A Better Life for Half the Price: How to Thrive on Less Money in the Cheapest Places to Live

Always wanted to live abroad, but not sure how? Global living expert Tim Leffel shares ALL the tips, in his book, A Better Life for Half the Price: How to Thrive on Less Money in the Cheapest Places to Live, Revised Second Edition. It covers everything you need to know to thrive overseas...inexpensively. From tips to country profiles, working abroad to family life, this book encompasses it ALL.

Highly recommended!

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The Traveling Professor’s Top 10 Tips for Purchasing International Airfares

My name is Steve Solosky, The Traveling Professor (see my interview here on Wandering Educators!),and I have been taking small groups of travelers to Europe, South America, and Canada for over 10 years. I have plenty of travel tips...and lots of good experience in purchasing international airfares. 

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How to Save Money and Time: Expert Shares Top Travel Planning Tips

The more you save, the more you can travel–that’s my motto. And saving money (and time) are critical factors to remember when you are planning your travels. Sure, we’ve all heard budget travel tips…but which ones to believe?

Here are my top travel planning tips for saving both money AND time on your journeys. Hint: the main concept here is research!