The Tightwad’s Guide to NYC Culture

This is a guest post by Jeff Dobbins, a New York City–based writer and tour guide, who is one of the best authorities on the city I know. New York City has an abundance of cultural riches: remarkable sights, incredible food, world-class museums, and superb theater, music, and dance. But a look at some of the […]

This Is How I Get Paid To Travel The World

After 6 years of traveling the world, the most common question I get is: “how do you make money traveling?” or “how do you fund your travels?” Well here’s my answer.

Busting the Budget in Bordeaux

I knew Bordeaux was going to be expensive. I was here last year to visit friends and got to experience Bordeaux’s high prices first hand. Coming back, I knew I’d have to budget a lot. Bordeaux is an upscale city—a city for shopping, drinking, and eating. It sits in the center of the world-famous wine […]

How To Find Cheap Travel Accommodation

Cheap travel accommodation is available around the world — you don’t need to pay for expensive hotels. Check out these affordable (and free) sleep options.

Nicaragua Charity: Puedo Leer

Helping children get access to books. This Nicaraguan charity creates lending libraries & provides reading workshops around Granada.

My Central American Cockfighting Experience

The sport of cockfighting is older than many religions. It’s been practiced in all corners of the globe. I decided to find out for myself why it’s so popular.

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