Travel Tips

Here we give you some of our best travel tips and hacks for planning and packing for a trip, and booking flights and accommodation. We personally use this advice for our travels and are certain that these travel pointers will help you save money!

Top 10 Reasons to Travel to Cuba

Top 10 Reasons to Travel to Cuba

Ask most travellers what they would like to see on a trip to Cuba and they’ll likely mention little more than Havana, its capital. And although the city is definitely a highlight of a trip to Cuba (and is firmly on this list), the island has much more to offer visitors. Cuba boasts a series of diverse attractions, ...
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Cost Of Travel in Cuba: A Full Budget Breakdown

When preparing and planning for a trip to Cuba, it’s important to think about your budget, the prices in Cuba and how you’re going to pay for things while travelling around this incredible island nation. With the internet and wi-fi being scarce and a hassle to connect to (although, it is getting better), you must ...
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Tipping in Mexico: A How-To Guide For Travellers

Known the ins and outs of tipping in Mexico before your trip. This guide explains how much to tip in Mexico, including restaurants, taxis, tour guides, luggage handlers, bartenders and more.  If you’re reading this article, it means you’re planning a trip to Mexico, and that’s awesome. The land of tacos and tequila is an ...
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7 Ways to Eat Healthy on a Backpacker’s Budget

It’s difficult to maintain a healthy diet when you’re presented with new, exotic foods and tasty treats. When it comes to your health, backpacking poses more of a challenge than traditional travel, as you’ll most likely be on a tight budget. Food items that are higher in fats usually come cheaper than the healthier ones ...
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How To Travel Budapest On a Budget

As former budget-friendly European cities grow increasingly expensive (we’re looking at you, Prague), prices in Budapest, Hungary remains relatively inviting to the international travel crowd. Often referred to as “the Paris of the East,” Hungary’s capital city provides a unique adventure for travelers looking to explore a city that is quietly charming by day and ...
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How To Travel Indonesia On a Budget

Situated in Southeast Asia between the Indian and Pacific Oceans is Indonesia, the world’s largest island country. This sweeping archipelago features a rich, colorful history, vibrant, ethnically diverse culture, and unparalleled views that rival the glossy images featured by your favorite travel blogs. What’s more, Indonesia can be easily enjoyed on a budget, making it ...