March 3, 2014

A new travel idea: Local experiences for local prices

A new travel idea: Local experiences for local prices

As we told you earlier, in the post about the best things in Istanbul: “When you live somewhere, you get to know where the hidden gems are.” This is also one of the starting points of the new travel marketplace where locals offer experiences and their skills to travellers. If you love to explore the culture [...]

December 26, 2013

The Miser’s Guide to Faro, Portugal

The Miser’s Guide to Faro, Portugal

Capital of the Algarve and the southernmost point in Portugal, the rustic city of Faro is often overlooked by budget travellers for points further north. And that’s a shame. Faro has plenty of freebies and low-cost activities to offer even the stingiest of travellers. Here’s a sampling of what’s on offer: The Old Town WIth [...]

November 29, 2013

The Best things in Istanbul are Free

The Best things in Istanbul are Free

We all know that when you live somewhere, you get to know where the hidden gems are and what you can do on a day out for free. It would be great if you could get that kind of information for every new place you visit. If you are planning a tip to Istanbul and [...]

November 3, 2013

Best Day Trips from Sydney

Best Day Trips from Sydney

Sydney has so much going on within the city that visitors often forget to look at the day trips to see more of the region. Here are some of the best day trips that you can do from Sydney. Discover the Blue Mountains One of the most spectacular days out from Sydney is to the [...]

November 2, 2013

Melbourne on a Budget

Melbourne on a Budget

Melbourne has lots of interesting things to see and do whilst in the city and many of these are free. This is perfect for those on a budget so take a look and start planning your visit. Federation Square Located in the centre of the city near Accor’s Melbourne hotels, Federation Square is where it all [...]