TRAVEL: Rather than skipping a vacation, cut a few corners and travel a little smarter by eating and sleeping cheaper
TRAVEL: Can you figure out those hotel meal plans? American Plan, Modified American Plan, European Plan, Half board? What does it all mean?
TRAVEL: About the only thing that hotel ratings have in common are their confusing star systems
TRAVEL TIP: Keep in mind that bargains come in all kinds of packages, and you should be able to find a nice cheap hotel that you can live with
TRAVEL TIP: If you’re looking for a place to sleep in more rural areas of a country, it pays to know some of the names you should be looking for
TRAVEL TIP: Driving or walking around in a non-English speaking country? Here’s our guide to finding a Bed and Breakfast
FRUGAL TRAVELER: If you find your travel budget a little tight, take a look at the hostel option
TRAVEL TIP: Look at your itinerary and travel goals before deciding if an expensive hotel works for you