The Frugal Traveler found an apartment to rent in London — great location, great price. All he had to do was wire payment up front. Guess what? No apartment. He’s not alone in being scammed in vacation rentals. Advice on how not to join him.
The Frugal Traveler heads north to Lake Placid to see if a ski-less, car-less New Yorker can pull off an overnight ski trip for less than $300.