7 Best Things To Do In Antigua Guatemala

Some of the best things to do in Antigua, Guatemala for budget travelers. Very few travelers visit Guatemala without stopping in Antigua. This charming, colonial city has all the authenticity of Latin American culture, but it is also quite touristy and therefore very accessible for first-time travelers. Antigua used to be the capital of Guatemala …

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Transylvania Romania: The Ultimate Budget Travel Guide

The ultimate budget travel guide for Transylvania Romania.  Transylvania sounds like a fictional place. Like Madagascar or Tasmania, it sounds like the name of a fairy-tale land from a book or a movie. Believe it or not, Transylvania is a real place that you can travel to! (As are Madagascar and Tasmania!) Transylvania is a …

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Solo Travel Vs. Group Travel

How to combat the downsides and cherish the upsides of traveling solo, or with friends. Many people ponder the differences between traveling alone and traveling with a group. Both have their perks and their obstacles, but in the end the experience is always rewarding nonetheless. Having done both many times, I'll break down some of …

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9 Budget Travel Tips for Spain

9 tips for saving money while traveling through Spain. Spain is a gorgeous Mediterranean country filled with seductive music, flavorful food and wine, and a warm, welcoming culture. The cost of traveling through Spain is pretty average for Europe. It's not as cheap as Portugal or the eastern countries like Romania or Bulgaria, but it's …

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Travel Hacks For Europe

Packing and planning tips for the budget traveler in Europe. It's no surprise that I love Europe. I will never pass up an opportunity to come back to this small yet diverse continent. And with every visit, I discover something new. I've been giving lots of travel tips to friends recently, including my recommendations for …

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3 Days in Bangkok Travel Itinerary

How to spend 3 days in Bangkok, Thailand. Bangkok, the chaotic and crowded capital of Thailand, often marks a traveler's first stop in this diverse Southeast Asian country. Some people stay for weeks and soak up all that Bangkok has to offer, whereas others simply stop by for a few days in between trips. But for …

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7 Ways To Save Money In Cusco, Peru

How to save money in Cusco, Peru, the gateway to Machu Picchu. Cusco, Peru, often acts as a base for visiting the iconic Machu Picchu. This wonder of the world is absolutely worth the trip, but the unique charm of Cusco itself is often overshadowed by this famous site of ancient Inca civilization. Cusco represents …

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