When You Want to Travel Longer For Less
Lodging is the biggest drain on finances when traveling. Western Europe is particularly difficult (especially compared with places like Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Asia). Keeping lodging costs as low as possible, can help you extend your budget much farther (and therefore extend your trip longer). If you want to travel for a month/or months instead of days or weeks you’ll need to get creative.
My monthly budget for lodging is $400-$800/month right now ($12-$27/night!). This seems crazy compared to what most people spend on lodging when they travel but believe me it’s doable.… Read more