A few years ago I wrote one of my first proper advice posts - this post on tips for finding cheap airfare. As oil prices begin to soar again for the first time in a few years, so will airfare. So, here are a few new tips that recently popped up in my various newsfeeds...... Continue Reading →
In the modern world of DIY travel, there's an app for everything! I get so many people asking me how I manage to find such good deals on my travels and such cool things to do - it's mostly through these apps! I have an entire home screen dedicated to travel apps, allow me to... Continue Reading →
Good advice on budget travel for everyone!
It used to be that you could backpack across Europe by train. Then the likes of RyanAir and Easyjet came about and it became almost as cheap to fly across Europe (if you travel light). Now the most budget friendly way to travel across Europe is by coach (bus). Check out the German owned Flixbus,... Continue Reading →
Many people stress over trying to find a direct flight (and the cost of some of those direct flights). I'm going to tell you why you shouldn't. Embrace layovers. As you may be aware from my previous post on finding bargain airfare, most of my flying had previously been booked by my company - who... Continue Reading →
Here's a quick tip for travel - always carry your student ID with you*. Even if you are no longer in school, that ID can still save you a few bucks on many attractions and even transportation. I am fortunate that mine does not have an expiration date, and university students can be any age!... Continue Reading →
Here's a blog that I've been finding a lot of good information on lately. I've always found it very useful for packing tips, in my ever long quest to minimize my packing!
I've found this article particularly helpful:
My company pays for my flights when I travel for work, so it wasn't until I started travelling in between my contracts that I realized how expensive those flights can be, especially when you have to be there on a specific day. So I started shopping around for the cheapest flights I could find, and... Continue Reading →