Budgeting & Money, Europe, Transportation, Travel Tips

12 Tips For Flying European Budget Airlines

Anyone traveling on a budget in Europe will be familiar with the many European budget airlines and their intrigues. Ryanair, EasyJet, Jet2, FlyBe, WizzAir, etc. have all made their fortunes by offering dirt cheap basic airline fares, and charging for anything and everything else. Successfully traveling on budget airlines is an art—an art that may… Read More 12 Tips For Flying European Budget Airlines

Belarus, Budgeting & Money, Bulgaria, Europe, General Tips, Latvia, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Travel Tips, Ukraine

How Much Does It Cost To Travel Eastern Europe For 6 Weeks?

I’ve spent the last several years exploring Europe, and one region specifically: Eastern Europe. It is by far my favorite region in the world—there are so many places to see! This post is all about the cost and the money I spent. As a seasoned budget traveler, I knew that my big trip this last… Read More How Much Does It Cost To Travel Eastern Europe For 6 Weeks?

Budgeting & Money, Czech Republic, Europe, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Travel Tips, Ukraine

The Top 10 Budget European Cities In 2017

Traveling can often be a massive expense, and going on a trip can take significant time saving and creating a budget. Europe in particular is an amazing continent with so much to offer travelers, but with cities like London and Paris, it’s not necessarily going to be cheap. One of my best travel hacks? Traveling… Read More The Top 10 Budget European Cities In 2017

Budgeting & Money, Reviews, Travel Tips, USA

Review: Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card (Or, How I Went To Las Vegas For Free)

Everyone knows about hacking your way to travel on the cheap. Credit cards, rewards programs, frequent flier miles, bonus points—you name it, someone somewhere out there has hacked it. Despite traveling quite a lot before my big trip in March, I had never had a credit card with rewards. I’d never gotten any bonuses, I… Read More Review: Chase Sapphire Preferred Credit Card (Or, How I Went To Las Vegas For Free)

Budgeting & Money, Europe, Sweden, Travel Tips

Can You Really Visit Stockholm On A Budget?

A lot of travelers are put off by Scandinavia and its obscenely high prices (including yours truly, who has yet to feel financially secure enough to return!). Sweden is notoriously expensive: everything from accommodation to food to beer all seems to be shockingly costly. As a traveler who prides herself on the ability to travel… Read More Can You Really Visit Stockholm On A Budget?