Tag Archives: accommodations

Portugal: An Affordable Way To Get Your European Travel Fix

Today we have a guest post from a good friend of ours and fellow traveler, Adriana Sibaja. She and her husband, Edgar, recently took an amazing trip to Morocco and Portugal, and in this post Adriana tells us how they … Continue reading

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Friday Travel Dreaming – 9/13/13

Happy Friday the 13th! Go against the grain and have a fantastically lucky day. LOL! And to help get things started off right here’s this week’s Friday Travel Dreaming!: First of all we announced our magazine giveaway contest this week. … Continue reading

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Traveling for Free: Home Exchanging in Panama!

There are many, many methods and resources to travel for free — methods, tips and tricks that we share in detail, with links and examples and thorough explanations, in our book. Of course, we have our favorites and most-used. These … Continue reading

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Friday Travel Dreaming – 5/3/13

It’s that time of the week again, keep the dream alive and keep traveling! Haute Hostels Put To The Test Hotels in Europe can be quite expensive, especially with the US dollar so weak over there like it has been … Continue reading

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Top 5 Places You Can Work for a Free Night’s Stay

Hostels, camping grounds, budget motels. If you’ve ever traveled on a shoestring (or on no string at all), you’re probably well aware of the many places where you can stay on the cheap. But there are also many places where … Continue reading

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Mexico and El Salvador for Pretty Damn Near Free

Today I leave beautiful San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, where I have been spending the past week as a pretty-close-to-free vacation. I have been staying in a gorgeous little casita, behind the main house of an American expat with whom … Continue reading

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FREE Nights At Hotels All Over The World With These Great Credit Card Offers!

Because Shelley and I often stay for free at someone’s house, condo or apartment via a home exchange or at an inexpensive guesthouse when we travel, I usually don’t pay that much attention to credit card offers that offer bonus … Continue reading

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Home Exchanging Around the World

We have written a lot about home exchange, as one of our top methods of traveling for free — and one of our favorite ways to travel, period. Exchanging homes not only lets you stay somewhere completely free (and save … Continue reading

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Home Exchanging in Nicaragua

Greetings from Nicaragua, where we have been ensconced in Granada for the past week, staying absolutely free in a very cool little bamboo artist loft/casita. People often ask me how it’s possible that I travel so much. In fact, the … Continue reading

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