20th November 2017 – A 5 week route for New Zealand featuring the best of the country’s wildlife, glaciers, indigenous culture, natural wonders and of course the filming locations from the Lord of the Rings films. Via Kayla from Where Can I find wifi?.
8th November 2017 – Alex Johnson looks at five ways to experience culture in Sydney on the cheap.
16th October 2017 – With flights from Europe to the USA and even as far West as the San Francisco Bay Area (featured above) for under €150, we look at the main players in the rise of budget flights across the Atlantic.
22nd September 2017 – Check out these five countries that offer a good quality of life without breaking the bank!
8th August 2017 – Check out some of the best and most challenging hiking trails, the world has to offer.
10th July 2017 – Maya ruins, mountain towns and mighty waves. It’s our backpacking route for Mexico!
27th May 2017 – Learn how to bargain like a local in Vietnam!
24th May 2017 – 5 things worth considering before you make the plunge and head to China to teach English.
15th May 2017 – A guest post on five cool things to do on the beautiful Greek island of Santorini.
9th May 2017 – A new guest post explaining the lasting benefits of travelling alone.
14th April 2017 – New in our backpackers basics section – Find out the most common ways to meet people and make friends when travelling.
17th March 2017 – A guide to Barcelona for budget travellers! Includes the cheapest ways to get around, eat, drink and see the sights.
17th February 2017 – Reckon the Caribbean is out of the equation for budget travellers? Think again! Here are five places where you can get a taste of Caribbean luxury on the relative cheap.
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8th January 2017 – We’ve conducted our annual review of the Budget Travel table to factor in some pretty big economic changes over the past year with some currencies taking a real battering. Check out our updated shoestring travel costs for almost 100 countries around the world. We now also have individual country budget pages for around half of them, which explain in more depth how we calculated our figures.