Category Archives: Transportation

Flight Problem? Complain the Right Way to Rake in Mileage Points

As we have shared frequently on this blog, a major part of our travel is done using airline miles, enabling us to fly for free (with a small tax/administrative fee of typically $5-50 depending on domestic/international and airport fees). But … Continue reading

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Zipcar Can Sometimes Be Better Than Renting A Car Or Using Public Transportation

Every destination is different for what is best to use for transportation. And where your accommodations are located within a destination can have a big influence on this too. For example, are you staying downtown or are you out in … Continue reading

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MegaBus: Cheaper than Driving

Here at How to Travel for Free, we’re all about traveling for free or as close to it as possible, as much of the time as possible. When you’re going on relatively short road trips, most of us (myself included) … Continue reading

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Airport Transfers: To Take a Taxi or Not?

Today we bring you a very informative guest post from Kristina Wegscheider, co-founder of Do It While You’re Young, a travel website for young women interested in traveling, studying, working and volunteering abroad. Kristina shares some great money-saving tips on using taxis and airport transfers when traveling. Continue reading

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