The Frugal Traveler surrenders itinerary control and follows the orders of his parents and friends through Vancouver, the San Juan Islands and Portland, Ore.
A trip to Africa after ninth grade helped the Frugal Traveler cultivate a skill that would prove professionally useful years later.
The Frugal Traveler’s route to the soccer tournament was adventurous — and so were some of his meals.
Cutting a path through this small South American country involved sweat, strangers and serendipity. Did it all pay off?
A 16-day, four-country, two-canoe, one-4×4 alternative route to the World Cup in Brazil. Article and video.
On the way to the World Cup in Brazil, the Frugal Traveler keeps basic costs low, but splurges on a boat trip and a flight to Guyana’s top attraction, Kaieteur Falls.
Budget travel used to be so easy: Get your travel agent to dig up the best airfare, pick a hotel with one “$” next to its name in a guidebook, and pray for the best.
Looking for a cheap getaway, the Frugal Traveler heads to Pennsylvania where he finds bargains on everything from a rustic cabin to a beer at Hurricane Helen’s Pub.
From packing to tipping, booking flights to buying beverages, here’s some budget-friendly advice for those going to Brazil for the giant soccer tournament that kicks off next month.
What’s the cheapest day to book? To depart and return? A company called Hopper offers insight.