Travel in Mexico and Central America
Travel in South America
Travel in Asia
Travel in the New Eastern Europe
A series of articles by author Tim Leffel on regional options for
smart travel on the cheap.
||Andy Steves’ Europe: City-Hopping on a Budget
An interview with Andy Steves on his new book based on his extensive independent experience as well as while leading group tours. He offers advice on how to explore and get the most out of visits to 13 great cities.
on a Budget
travel on the cheap in France is still possible,
especially with the recent rise in the value
of the dollar. Here are many options for
affordable trips, preferably taken slowly,
to some of the most enjoyable locations
in France, with links to accommodations,
dining, and transportation that can fit many
budgets this summer and fall.
Vacation Rental Apartments in Europe with Local
Staying in vacation rentals in Europe is an inexpensive
and immersive way to travel while also enjoying local
||Hospitable Tunisia and its Tantalizing Cuisine: "A Moveable Feast" For the Budget Traveler by Lies Ouwerkerk
Tunisia has so much to offer the budget traveler who loves great food, rich culture, varied landscapes, sophisticated architecture, and hospitable people.
to Enjoy Cape Town on a Budget:
Cape Town, the beautiful mother city of South Africa, is overflowing with
enjoyable activities of all kinds that fit most travel budgets.
|How to Ferry Around the Greek Islands on a Budget
...Fortunately, journeying in the land of heroism
does not require an unlimited bank account. The
tried and true way of traveling—taking the ferry—is
an economical option with advantages over luxury
routes. Ferries move slowly, allowing travelers
to gaze at islands along the way and to talk with
Adventure Travel: Do It Yourself by
How to research and book budget adventure
travel abroad on your own, as laid out
by a long-time world traveler and author.
Tips for Cheap Immersion Travel in Latin
Sometimes when I’m in a renowned part of Latin
America, such as Lake Atitlán in Guatemala, I meet
people on their round-the-world trip. They stay
two days; I stay two months. They see the highlights
of countries all over the world, often look stressed
out, and perhaps never backpack or revisit the
site again. I relax, learn Spanish, make friends,
find the best clubs and restaurants, and save so
much money that I can do it again next year in
another part of the world..
to Create a Checklist for Budget Travel
Rob Sangster offers tips for creating a budget travel checklist
appropriate for your destination.
Your Seasons for the Best Travel Bargains
Resourceful Traveler columnist Tim Leffel tours the
calendar to describe the best seasons for those traveling on
a tight budget.
and Learn Something
Tim Leffel suggests a variety of ways a traveler can study
abroad on a budget—whether by participating in volunteer
work, taking part in language programs, or other inexpensive
forms of educational travel.
Adventure Travel: Tour the World on a Bike
Friedel Rother describes the many options for bicycling abroad
or anywhere in the world—which range from independent
to luxury group travel.
and Finding Extraordinary, Locally Owned Accommodations:
A Guide for Budget Travelers
Michael Gonchar provides tips, advice, and links to help you
find memorable accomodations which suit your budget.
Travel in Europe
Volker Poelzl offers a selection of favorite destinations
in Europe during the off-season, which are light on the budget
and provide the option for more interaction with the locals.
a Sweet Deal...for Smart Travelers
Options for budget travel in Europe for the smart traveler,
where there still remain deals to be had.
on a Budget in Europe
Kelby Hartson Carr describes some of the many options
for cheap but enjoyable lodgings when for budget travelers
Rentals in Europe
Jennifer M. Eisenlau on how her son led her to a
new way to travel which allowed her to meet local people, eat
native foods and sleep well.
Ideas for Budget Sightseeing in Europe: Avoid the Tour
Buses and Enjoy Art and History at Your Own Pace
There are far richer ways to see Europe's sights
when traveling on a budget, according to Kelby Hartson Carr
Around Europe on a Budget: Take Advantage of the Many
Kelby Hartson Carr on the many transportation options.
Air Travel in Europe: Low-Cost Options for Flights Are
on the Rise
Volker Poelzl provides tips on how to book flights
and researches the best budget airlines within Europe while
Flights to Europe
Rick Steves outlines a variety of strategies to get
a cheap flight to Europe, but suggests you still consult a
travel agent to guide you through the fare confusion, while
they still exist.
Flights Within Europe
Rick Steves provides advice and web links for low-cost
air travel within Europe.
|How to Benefit from Budget Air Travel Within Europe
Author Luciano Di Gregorio offers inside tips and strategies
for budget travelers to find cheap airline tickets in Europe.
for Budget Train Travel in Europe
Luciano Di Gregorio offers inside tips and strategies for budget
travelers to find cheap train tickets in Europe.
Travel Tips for Europe: The Dollarwise Grand Tour
Volker Poelzl provides tips for budget travel in Europe—when,
how, and where to go—even as the US Dollar continues
to plummet against the Euro.
Travel in Europe: Save Money and Meet the Europeans
Rick Steves desribes the advantages and disadvantages
of off-season travel in Europe and where to go to meet the
Homing in Europe
Steve Hunt provides tips, resources and links for
motor homing in Europe - one of the best budget travel modes
allowing for long-term cultural immersion.
Camping Through Europe
C.B. Heinemann on budget travel in Europe via their
diverse and sophisticated superhighway systems.
Backpacking Through Europe
Sarah Protzman provides practical tips and perspectives
on solo backpacking through Europe.
Transportation in France
Finn Skovgaard offers an insider's tips on the various ways
of getting around France, and in Budget
Travel in France: A Practical Insider's Tips,
Finn covers other ways to travel more cheaply.
about Burgundy Wines on a Budget
Experienced oenophile and tour guide Michael Kerwin takes you
on a trip through Burgundy and offers tips for drinking great
wine on a budget while cycling to enjoy the beautiful countryside
of this region of France.
Mark J. Schechinger with budget travel tips to extend
your Parisian visits to the maximum.
Italy: Camping Leads to Savings and Local Culture
Drew Colenbrander and Sarah Wiley show us how amazing
vacations in Italy are possible on a remarkably affordable
budget in a country not known these days for being cheap.
Rick Steves offers his practical budget travel tips
and advice when traveling through the magical lands of Italy.
Anne Woodyard describes an incredible walking tour
through ancient Rome which is an aesthetic and cultural feast,
affordable for almost any budget traveler with an adventurous
Travel Along Croatia's Coast: Between the Mountains and
Budget travel tips for those visiting the beautiful
and historic coast of Croatia provided by Volker Poelzl.
on a Shoestring
Caroline Nye on how it is still possible for short-
and long-term travel and living in London on a budget.
Juliette Diggs offers ten budget tips for those who
study, live or travel long-term in London.
Travel Bliss in Spain
Regina Winkle-Bryan offers practical inside tips
on budget travel in Spain, including accommations, transportation
| 10 Tips to Explore Vienna on a Budget
Alison Gardner offers budget travel tips and ideas
for a visit to Vienna, Austria.
Inside travel tips for budget-minded travelers who wish to
experience some of the many treasures Scandinavia has
Turkey: Jobs Abound
Dan Eldridge describes the many and varied possibilities
for short-term work in Turkey for those on a shoestring budget.
Travel in Antigua and Barbuda: What You Need to Know
to Enjoy the Island Nation
Christopher Beale provides inside tips on enjoying
the beautiful Caribbean island nation of Antigua and Barbuda
on a budget.
Travel in Honduras, Naturally
Terry Redding on the budget travel options in the
beautiful and undeveloped country of Honduras.
David A. Smith describes a safari adventure tour
in Mozambique for those who are looking to travel on the cheap.
To the End of the World
David Rich describes a budget trip to the island
of Tierra del Fuego, which straddles Argentina and Chile.
Aires on a Budget
Suchi Rudra takes you inside Buenos Aires and manages
to provide a guide to some deals in a city which is rapidly
becoming more expensive.
on Lake Titicaca, Peru
David A. Smith describes his budget travel experience
between Peru and Bolivia.
Cargo Ships to Remote Pacific Islands
Inveterate adventure traveler Tom Booth takes a trip
aboard cargo ships deep in the Pacific, and returns to tell
the story and provide a lot of very practical information about
his exotic idea for budget travel.