Posts tagged "budget travel"

5 Reasons AirBnB Is Way Better Than A Hotel

I've mentioned AirBnB in a few of my traveling posts, most recently the story of my roadtrip from Portland to Nashville. Ever since my boyfriend Nick and I discovered the site, which lets people rent out their homes to travelers, we rarely stay in hotels anymore. In fact, thanks to AirBnB, we've spent a few…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 30, 2013

My Two Cents: 10 Ways To Have Free Fun This Summer

If you're on a tight budget and don't have the means to jet off to your dream destination this summer, don't be discouraged. There are plenty of things to do closer to home that cost absolutely nothing. After the jump, check out 10 things you can do that won't strip you of your spending money.

By: Lauren Gold / July 30, 2010

Money 101: 5 Tips For Traveling On The Cheap

The temperatures in much of the country are higher than tween hormones at a Justin Bieber concert, and at this point in the summer, my mind is at the beach whether the rest of me is or not. Along with the heat coming off the pavement, though, most of us are also feeling the pressure…

By: Colleen Meeks / July 6, 2010

10 Secrets To Summer Travel For Less

Think a summer getaway translates to an emptying of your wallet? Not necessarily. With a bit of research, some advance planning, and the following tips you can enjoy high times on a low budget this summer and beyond. 1. Train by travel. With gas prices on the rise again, and the cost of plane ticket…

By: Kristin Luna / July 14, 2008