I just went to Croatia for four days and spent less than £200 ($256) on the entire trip. That included the flight (£50 round trip), hotel for three nights (£35 per person; two rooms were split among four people), and all of my spending money for food, tons of gelato, and souvenirs (I brought £100 ($128) worth of Kunas, the Croatian currency). Now, I was coming from within Europe already. I flew … [Read more...] about Best Ways to See Europe on a Budget
It's a big part of our generation, traveling and taking pictures of the exotic destinations that we visit, and sharing our fun experiences with our friends and family through social media. Travel has increased more than ever before and people are looking for destinations that are both beautiful and yet safe. Millennials travel habits are highly different than how people traveled only a decade ago … [Read more...] about 3 Safe Solo Travel Destinations for Millennial Travelers
It’s that time of year again. The sun is shining, the weather is getting warmer, and you’re just itching to get out of town. Summer is that time of year when everyone wants to go on vacation. But planning a large trip can be daunting. And it can be expensive. However, if you know the right places to look, you can still plan an amazing vacation that won’t break the bank. We’ve got some tips for how … [Read more...] about How to Plan an Unforgettable (and Affordable) Summer Vacation
If you land in a foreign city and have to rent a car could you find your way from the airport to your hotel? Once you get there could you speak the language of the natives? Order the right dishes in your restaurant of choice? The good news is that even if you don’t know how to do these things right now, there’s a good chance that a mobile app exists that will help. From the apps that provide us … [Read more...] about The Best Apps for Traveling Abroad
Have you ever logged in to Facebook, seen a friend's latest holiday photos, and felt a twinge of jealousy? She's posing against an impossibly blue sea somewhere in the Greek isles, sipping her third margarita of the day. You're stuck at work wondering how you're going to pay your bills at the end of the month. Life can be so unfair! For many people, an overseas vacation is an impossible … [Read more...] about How To Travel the World Without a Passport
We all have our go-to flight booking sites, whether they be Kayak, Expedia, or direct with the airlines. What if I told you there was a flight-buying tool that puts all of these to shame? No, this really is not a debate; Google Flights is far better than most any other aggregator out there because of the technology it leverages, called ITA Matrix. Here I break down the basics of my … [Read more...] about Find Cheap Flights in One Minute
entire A trip to India would be incomplete without trying a hand in the adventure sports that the country offers. From mountain biking in Shinglila Ridge to trekking in Shepherd’s Trail, India’s diverse terrain offers much to choose from. There has been an exponential increase in interest from people who want to indulge in adventure sports as they realize how amazing it is to be fit and enjoy … [Read more...] about 5 Adventure Sports You Must Try on Your First Visit to India
I am a huge advocate for travel. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: travel is the secret to world peace. If everyone would cross a few borders and learn a little about a different culture, we would all be so much better off. I promise. So you should be unsurprised that I’m going to rattle off a bunch of reasons why you should be traveling right now. Some of these are reasons you should … [Read more...] about Why You Should be Traveling Right Now!