We've never liked
the term "budget travel," because for us, travel isn't about money--it's about
seeing new places and enjoying new experiences. And besides, some travelers like
But even if you can afford an upscale trip, why
throw money away when you don't have to? And if you are watching your
euros, pounds, dollars, rupees, ringgit, or yen, the words "wasting money"
shouldn't be in your vocabulary.
In this series of seven money-saving tips, we
describe easy ways to make the most of any travel budget. Some of our advice is
targeted to North American and British travelers, but for the most part, our
tips will be useful whether you're from Boston, Birmingham, Brisbane, Buenos
Aires, or Beijing.