In 2011, we dedicated an entire month to saving money for travel in what we called the Frugal February project.
And although February this year has come and gone, we still stick to many of the same principles in order to save money for travel. To commemorate Frugal February, we’ve compiled a list of five of the best money-saving posts from our friends in the travel blogging world.
How I Saved $13,000 For Travel In Just Seven Months
The popular Adventurous Kate shares with her readers exactly what she did to save a whopping $13,000 in just 7 months! The most important thing? Changing your lifestyle to cut down on expenses. This post reminds us so much of the sacrifices we made and the advice given is tremendous.
How To Save More For Your Dream Vacation
Stephen of A Backpackers Tale has given himself 22 months to save before taking on the world. This quote at the start of the post sums it up: “saving isn’t hard if you are willing to sacrifice, work, and put your heart into it.” Read on and Stephen will show you how to save that extra cash.
How To Save Money And Still Have A Life
Even though you’re sacrificing a lot to travel down the road, you don’t need to give up your entire life and live like a hermit. This posts by Reena on Wanderplex includes recommendations such as eating a restaurants early and on weekdays and enjoy happy hour.
Saving Money With A Baby On The Way
For those with babies on the way, saving money might seem like an impossible task. But there are some things you can do to save money and this post by Keryn Means of Walking On Travels has some great suggestions for parents-to-be.
5 Ways We’re Cutting Costs While Travelling
Now that you’re on the road, the better you can save money, the longer you can stay on the road for. Matt and Caro from Passport and a Toothbrush have some excellent ways to slash your costs while traveling including avoiding paying for accommodation through workstays.
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