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How to Find Great Travel Deals Using Twitter

In case you haven’t heard of Twitter (and you’ve been living under a rock on Mars for the past two years), it’s a free social tool that allows you to ‘follow’ the Twitter profiles of …

New Technologies That Are Making Travel More Social

Throughout the years, technology has always changed the way people travel.
Cars and airplanes enabled us to go further, more quickly.
The rise of the internet allowed people plan and research their travels in greater detail than …

When is the Best Time to Book a Cruise?

Getting the best deals when traveling largely comes down to timing (and knowing where to look).
We’ve already covered the best time to buy airline tickets (which is on a Tuesday roughly eight weeks before your …

When is the Best Time to Buy Airline Tickets?

Lots of people often asked me “When is the best time to buy airline tickets?”, and until recently I always told them “As far in advance as possible”.
While this is reasonable advice, it seems there …

5 Common Frequent Flyer Miles Myths Debunked

There are a lot of inaccuracies circulating around about frequent flyer miles (often called ‘air miles’) these days that can stop people getting the most out of them.
Frequent flyer miles are a great tool to …

How to Get Cheap Ski Lift Passes

The ski industry has gone through a bit of a change recently. Gone are the days when you’d turn up at the resort and buy your ski ticket when you got there.
Now there are lots …

Which Airlines in the USA Offer Student Discounts on Flights?

Life as a student can be an expensive one, so any little savings here and there can be greatly appreciated.
But what about getting a student discount on flights? Which airlines offer such a thing?
Sienna …

How to Find Cheap Student Flights

Despite the world being in an economic crisis, the cost of flying seems to be as expensive as ever (presumably due to rising oil costs and the risk of airlines going into bankruptcy, among other …

Cheap Student Travel – How to Do It

Anyone who’s ever been a student will tell you what a drain it can be on your finances.
Because you’ll be spending most of your time in lessons at school/college/university or at home studying (if you …

Frequent Flyer Tips from the Pros

Anyone that’s ever traveled on an airplane knows what a stressful and uncomfortable experience it can be – from waiting in long lines at the airport to being squashed into a seat in economy class.
On …

Short Term Apartment Rentals – How to Live Like a Local

Short-term apartment rentals are something that most travelers never consider, but they they’re a great way to get the experience of living like a local, and if you’re sharing the cost of the apartment with …

How to Rent a Car in Europe

Although Europe has an excellent series of rail networks (which I recently wrote about in this post about Eurail Passes), to really get out in the wilderness and explore the continent you’re going to need …

What’s the Best Credit Card for Travel? A Detailed Look at Credit Card Travel Rewards

There are many benefits to having and using a credit card while traveling. For example, using a credit card abroad can help you to travel more cheaply as you gain free Airmiles for spending money …

Eurail Passes – A Complete Guide

What is a Eurail Pass?
A Eurail pass is a train ticket (created by the European train consortium ‘Eurail’) that gives you access to you to travel 22 different countries within Europe. The phrase ‘Eurail pass’ …