Tag: Money Savers

How To Book a Cheap South Africa Safari : 8 Budget Hacks

How To Book a Cheap South Africa Safari : 8 Budget Hacks

So you’re looking to find a bargain when it comes to your South African safari experience hey? Well good news, you’ve come to the right place! Unfortunately, as you may not have realised, safaris do not generally make very budget-friendly trips, but South Africa is actually one of the cheapest countries to spot wildlife in […]

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Is Airbnb Still a Good Thing?

By on December 12th, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Stories with 2 Comments
Is Airbnb Still a Good Thing?

Now we all know about Airbnb (or least we should do… if you don’t, where have you been hiding?!) and we all know how brilliant it can be. Cheap accommodation, local hosts, homes away from home. Perfect! But as its popularity has grown, so has the criticism and problems associated with Airbnb and now, it […]

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How to Bag One Way Flight Deals : A Pro’s Guide

By on December 21st, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 0 Comments
How to Bag One Way Flight Deals : A Pro’s Guide

It certainly used to be the case that one way flight deals were a fantasy in many independent travellers’ eyes. That dream of jetting off somewhere with an open-ended ticket was just not possible without paying a fortune for a single airfare, or paying nearly as much for a return flight you’d never use. I’m […]

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Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

By on December 23rd, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 4 Comments
Worldpackers: Are You in the Know Yet?

  Do you want to travel the world on a budget, staying for as long as you can abroad? Do you want to meet new people, learn new skills and immerse yourself in a local project? Do you want the security of an established safety net, whilst still having the independence to choose your path […]

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What is Rideshare?

By on December 12th, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
What is Rideshare?

For those not yet in the know, rideshare, or ridehail as it’s sometimes called, is one of the best arms of the sharing economy for travellers… ever! Similar to Airbnb that allows you to rent locals houses and apartments, or WeSwap that allows you to swap money with those looking for the reverse currency exchange, […]

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How to Score a Cheap Egypt Nile Cruise

By on December 16th, 2019 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, EGYPT with 92 Comments
How to Score a Cheap Egypt Nile Cruise

Taking an Egypt Nile Cruise is one of the quintessential things to do in this country, but if you’re anything you like me, you probably have reservations about how expensive this notoriously tourist experience might be. But fear not, I managed to score a bargain-priced Nile cruise when I was in Egypt and now, to […]

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Top Tips for Visiting Petra on the Cheap

By on December 16th, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, JORDAN, Middle East with 0 Comments
Top Tips for Visiting Petra on the Cheap

One of the 7 new wonders of the world, Petra is, quite simply, an amazing, must-see travel spot. A veritable bucket list item in fact! If you weren’t already inspired, no doubt the rise of Instagram has had you marvelling at more than one picture of this sensational ancient city, buried deep in the desert […]

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How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

By on December 23rd, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Travel Tips with 2 Comments
How to Save Money on Gas During a Road Trip

Who doesn’t love a good road trip? That wonderful feeling of driving along the highway with the wind blowing on your face and the radio blaring some great tunes really is hard to beat. Plus, traveling by car is the best option when it comes to having the most freedom. Just within the US alone […]

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10 Easy Ways To Save Money When Visiting London

By on December 12th, 2019 in Budget Travel Ideas, Europe, UK with 10 Comments
10 Easy Ways To Save Money When Visiting London

It’s hard to deny London is one of the most iconic and exciting travel destinations in the world. Yet at the same time, it’s hard to deny that it’s also one of the most expensive! Having lived in this great capital myself for 3 years and, having recently returned as a visitor on my summer […]

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72hrs in Amsterdam … on a Budget! Your Perfect 3 Day Itinerary

72hrs in Amsterdam … on a Budget! Your Perfect 3 Day Itinerary

As you’ll know if you’ve read my post about the 10 best free things to do in Amsterdam, I fell even more in love with this city on my 3rd trip there this summer. Visiting with my mum and dad this time (oh how things have changed!) it was actually great to remember the city […]

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