Budget Travel
2012-10-31 at 05-48-16

How to Budget for Your Gap Year

Taking a gap year to explore and enjoy the world is an unforgettable experience, and one there’s no way to put a price on. Unfortunately, most of the things you’ll want to do while on that gap year do come at a cost...


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4 Ways To Utilize Commodity Sharing Businesses When You Travel

For the budget traveler, the concept of sharing commodities has appeal. Often with limited financial resources and means by which to source affordable services ad hock, the chance to cash in on a peer to peer sharing scheme is ...



Budget Bicycle Touring

‘Budget’ and ‘bicycle touring’ are three words that one normally cannot put together. When I first decided to delve into the world of bicycle touring online, I was overwhelmed by the vast quantities of i...


Frequently Asked Questions: House Sitting

House sitting is fast becoming one of the most accessible travel hacks for the budget-conscious traveler, but what exactly does it entail? So far we’ve taken a look at house sitting abroad, how to craft a successful house sit...



A Guide to Hitchhiking

After hitchhiking across twenty something countries with very little money and having the time of my life, I have built up a good knowledge of what to do and what not to do when hitchhiking. Here’s how to Enjoy Several Mo...


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New To Travel:10 Tips to Get You Started

Traveling is a wonderful experience that can have a lasting effect on your life. Whether you experience a new culture or learn a few new phrases, traveling can be a rewarding way to spend your time off. There are many beautiful...



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Travel Hack – Explore the Great Barrier Reef for FREE

The Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest coral reef system. Made up of over 900 islands and 2,900 individual reefs there’s plenty of opportunity for the adventurous traveler to explore. While the beauty of the reef cap...


How to Get Free Accommodation While Traveling

Whether you’re planning on traveling the world or simply going abroad for a week, expenses quickly pile up between flights, tours, transportation and food. But thanks to the many online tools, we can now easily travel the...



20 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Traveling

With many life lessons, it’s necessary to live through tricky situations to truly learn from them. Traveling is one of the best ways to dive head-first into discovering yourself and the world around you. However, there ar...


Tips for First-Time Travelers

Stepping onto a plane for your first trip abroad is likely to fill you with a mix of excitement and – let’s be honest – terror, especially if you’re traveling solo. So you’ve read the guidebooks and done the r...