Feb. 5, 2014. What happens when you get off the train in a Hungarian town with not a single mention on TripAdvisor, let alone guidebooks? Lots.
If you can wait to book your room until hours before check-in, smartphone apps can help you score big savings. Just don’t expect the process always to be easy.
Now that the outdoors is open for business, here are frugal-friendly ideas for alfresco activity in the capital, from biking to burgers to the beach.
The Frugal Traveler evaluates a handful of relatively new Web sites that try to help you travel smarter and cheaper.
In a city that’s home to the world’s top-ranked restaurant, what can the Frugal Traveler find to eat?
This summer, the Frugal Traveler heads to Scandinavia, one of the more expensive regions in the world. Here’s his plan of attack (underwear strategy included) and how you can help.
The Frugal Traveler makes his way from Washington to Savannah, along back roads and byways where good barbecue and miniature golf await.
Many Fiji resorts have a secret of sorts: a two-tier system with private cabanas for well-heeled travelers but also shared dorm rooms for those on a budget.
Melbourne, Australia’s graceful, lively and remarkably clean second city, might be an expensive place to live, but it offers some great opportunities for a frugal visit.
New Zealand is a beautiful country that begs to be hiked and climbed and camped in. And so it perfectly pairs with the camper van, which gets you about as close to the outdoors as you can be, short of a tent.