Budget Travel​​

Top 13 Free Events In New York City This Summer
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Top 13 Free Events In New York City This Summer

Fodor’s has a run-down of their top 12 free events this summer in the city that never likes to pay for things. Some are events most people, including tourists, probably know about including Shakespeare in […]

Madrid on Zero Euros A Day
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Madrid on Zero Euros A Day

So you have that summer trip to Spain all mapped out, and now all you have left to do is to wait around and watch every day as the U.S. Dollar plummets against the euro […]

$9 Fares May Be Coming To An Airport Near You
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$9 Fares May Be Coming To An Airport Near You

A new carrier named JetAmerica (how creative) recently announced its arrival on the scene of low-cost airlines, targeting “B” and “C” markets (Toledo, South Bend, Lansing, and Newark) where airports are quick to subsidize routes […]

Turkey Is The New Greece, But You Know, Cheaper
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Turkey Is The New Greece, But You Know, Cheaper

Turkey has become a popular getaway for many European travelers as the Euro has taken off in value over the last few years. But as this article discovers, it’s still relatively easy to get away […]

9 Tips To Travel Free
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9 Tips To Travel Free

“Free” and “cheap” seem to be the theme of the site this week, which is probably a reflection of the pitiful state of my bank account (do airlines really need to charge for their tickets?). […]

How To Talk Internationally For Nearly Nothing
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How To Talk Internationally For Nearly Nothing

My recent travels have been exclusively cell-phone free, which has had both its advantages and drawbacks. It’s a strangely comforting feeling to revert back to those pre-mobile days where you truly can become detached from […]

Dublin On The Cheap: Act Like A Dubliner
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Dublin On The Cheap: Act Like A Dubliner

Want to save money while traveling: avoid the tourists. It’s axiomatic, but its surprising how often travelers forget this simple little truth. And though Ireland’s been hit with some hard times recently — after years […]

Transatlantic Fare War (Cont . . .)
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Transatlantic Fare War (Cont . . .)

Now it looks like Virgin’s getting into the act as well, dropping fares from NYC to London down to basically $0 (too bad you still have to pay those pesky fuel surcharges and taxes). This […]

Fly To Europe For Under $300? Thanks Arthur
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Fly To Europe For Under $300? Thanks Arthur

The web’s been abuzz this week with news that flights to Europe have been cropping up for under $300 as a result of — as Mr. Frommer postulates — the huge decline in trans-Atlantic flyers. […]

10 Tips To Pinching Yen While In Japan
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10 Tips To Pinching Yen While In Japan

As far as conversions go, Japan’s got to be one of the worst places to travel to right now. But be honest, when has lack of money ever really stopped you from traveling before? At […]