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Fly Me Anywhere: Cheap Flights When You Don’t Know Where To Go

Fly Me Anywhere: Cheap Flights When You Don’t Know Where To Go

I first discovered to Fly Me Anywhere some years ago when I was living in Korea and it’s been one of my unintentionally best-kept secrets for finding cheap flights. What makes Fly Me Anywhere different from other flight search engines is that it searches for flights based on where you ARE, not based on where you…

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By Cynthia, October 5, 2018
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The Best of Scotland in 10 Days: A Road Trip Itinerary

The Best of Scotland in 10 Days: A Road Trip Itinerary

Owing to all sorts of factors, not least of which was travelling on a bigger-than-backpackers budget for the first time, driving Scotland for 10 days was one of the best trips I’ve taken to date. I can’t imagine anyone being disappointed with this incredible country! From gorgeous scenery, unique roadside animals (hello, coos!), castles, ocean, burly…

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By Cynthia, September 20, 2018
8 Ways to be a Weekend Adventurer (When You Can’t Afford a Plane Ticket)

8 Ways to be a Weekend Adventurer (When You Can’t Afford a Plane Ticket)

I fancy myself an adventurer, to be sure, so nothing quite takes the wind out of my sails like feeling as though I can’t afford a trip abroad. I live for travel. I loooong for travel. I love every piece of it, from the planning to the unpacking. But being an adventurer, I’ve been learning,…

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By Cynthia, July 30, 2018
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Travel Jobs: Professional (“Paid”) Volunteer

Travel Jobs: Professional (“Paid”) Volunteer

Everything you need to know to make “professional volunteer” your next travel job and earn a basic living doing it.

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By Cynthia, February 27, 2017
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The Single Best Tip for Saving Money to Travel

The Single Best Tip for Saving Money to Travel

The only thing that keeps me on track for saving money to travel.

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By Cynthia, January 9, 2017
The Budget Backpacker’s Guide to Nicaragua: 14 Day Itinerary

The Budget Backpacker’s Guide to Nicaragua: 14 Day Itinerary

The only budget backpacker’s guide to Nicaragua that you need: a 14 day Itinerary with suggestions on how to keep costs low.

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By Cynthia, October 31, 2016
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How to Make the Perfect Care Package

How to Make the Perfect Care Package

How to make the perfect care package to send to your friends and loved ones overseas, from an expert care package receiver! 🙂

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By Cynthia, October 24, 2016
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