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Getting Started

Here are some of the absolute basics to get you started on your exciting budget travels. Check out my other Travel Tips too!

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Planning Your Trip, Part 1: Deciding Where to Go, Who With and When

I'm ready for budget travel! What are my first steps? Here's how to get your trip in motion.

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Planning Your Trip, Part 2: Prepare, Pack, and Go!

You've decided when and where to go, now it's time to get into the real preparation for your trip!

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What is Budget Travel?

You'll hear many serious travelers talk about the difference between vacationing and travelling, exploring, wandering whatever you want to call it. In short, on a vacation, you are a tourist whereas a traveler strives to do as the locals do.

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Deciding to Take Your First Budget Adventure

It might take a bit of faith for your first trip, but it's so much easier and more rewarding than you might think.

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Packing 101

Having just the right things with you in one lightweight bag will make your trip so much more enjoyable.

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Pre-Departure Travel Checklist

You're bound to forget something! But make sure you have a few essentials taken care of before you leave and you will travel with an easy mind.

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Be Careful ... Be Respectful ... Have Fun!!!

Basic tips for a successful journey

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