We all want to travel more. Unfortunately, our bank accounts might not be able to meet our desires. Luckily, there are plenty of great travel destinations in the world that won’t break your bank once you’re there. These destinations offer the best value while still making for exciting and interesting trips.
I’m not a coffee drinker. I think the last time I had coffee was about three years ago. It’s been so long, I’m not really sure. But I know it was Starbucks; I only drink theirs. Why? Because with all the flavors, milk, and whipped cream they add to my coffee concoction, it masks the […]
Expats (noun): People who leave their own country and live overseas; expatriates. I’ve been one three times in my life. There were the few months I lived in Amsterdam, the few months spent living in Taiwan, and the just over a year I spent in Thailand. I love expat culture, especially in Asia. There are […]
As part of my desire to give you the best budget travel tips I can, I’m continuing my series on country costs. This time, we’re going to look at Panama. I’ve spent the last month in Panama with a goal of spending $35 USD per day. How did I do? I failed. Miserably. I spent […]
Sometimes it’s good to travel with absolutely no plans, and sometimes it’s good to have a rough itinerary. No matter what your choice is, it’s important that you remain flexible. When I first started backpacking in 2006, I remember jumping on a train to Amsterdam on a whim. After I left there for Spain, I […]
This is a guest post by Bethany Salvon. Everyone wants to take good travel photos, but most people are frustrated when what they see doesn’t translate accurately onto film or into pixels. Taking good photos takes time and practice. However, there are some quick tips that can be used to make your photos better right […]