A roundup of this week’s budget travel news!
Just like when traveling overseas, you can greatly help stretch your travel dollars by merely choosing fun and interesting places to visit that tend to be less expensive to beging with. Combine one of these destination with some of the travel methods we use in our book (home exchange anyone?), and you’ve go a great vacation that may not cost more than staying at home!
This article goes over, in a fair enough amount of detail, the basic cost differences between staying home in your ‘normal life’ vs. traveling for several months throughout the country in an RV or campervan. Yes, you CAN actually travel more inexpensively than merely staying home. I once traveled for about two years in Asia, and I only spent about $18,000/yr. total for EVERYTHING while having an absolute blast of a time.
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Some of these you’ve probably already heard of before, but there are likely at least a few nuggets in here to help you save money on a trip this summer or any other time. #3 Clearing Your Web Browsing History was an eye opener for me. Always good to learn new tricks to travel smarter, less expensively and longer.