In some vacation destinations, you’ll be met by friendly locals offering helicopter rides, fishing trips and even several nights’ lodging – all for free in exchange for listening to a short “informational presentation.” So should you take the bait, or run the other way?
Vacationing in San Diego is the ideal of California fun. The weather is mild most of the year and the restaurants just keep getting better. And this spring, with deals and discounts being offered through the city, is the time to visit.
Every time I sit down to plan a trip, it seems I have to pay more. Airlines add on fees to check bags, have an in-flight snack, and talk to a live reservation agent. Hotels add on extra resort fees and charge for WiFi. Here’s how to plan ahead and avoid many of these charges.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival runs from March 26 – April 10, 2011, and provides a nifty excuse to visit the nation’s capital. With a bit of pre-planning, you can stay on budget and still enjoy all the city has to offer.
Traveling to Boston in March for St Patrick’s Day celebrations is tradition. As America’s most Irish city, Boston has many plans for the four-day weekend celebration, with several events available throughout the month of March. Here are our budget travel tips.
You have decided that a trip to Austin for SXSW is a good idea. Now you just have to figure out your travel plans, which if you have waited this long, might be tricky, but let’s see what we can plan in a short amount of time with a budget in mind.