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Public Transportaion in the Zancudo / Pavones Area
Costa Rica

Seasonal schedules, road conditions, and lack of information make it hard to pin down the public transportation options in these remote beach towns.

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Getting to Monteverde from Southern Costa Rica
Costa Rica

Not an easy task to string together, I managed to get from Zancudo (via Paso Canoas) to Monteverde in one day!

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Google Maps Gives Incorrect Directions to Zancudo
Costa Rica

Relying on Google Maps to drive to Playa Zancudo instead of Waze could get you stuck on a muddy impassible road.

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Getting To and From Pavones Surf Town on a Budget
Costa Rica

With a little effort, you can get to Pavones for $18 and ride the longest left in the world!

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Getting to Your Bus from the San Jose Airport in Costa Rica
Costa Rica

$25 taxi - ha! $18 Uber, I laugh. For $1 you can get to your target bus terminal in San Jose and be on your way to your beach or mountain destination.

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Zancudo - A Challenge Getting There and Away
Costa Rica

There's the easy way and there's the budget way. And even the easy way isn't very easy! Here's the cheapest way to get to and from Zancudo.

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Finding the Cheapest Way to Get to the British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands

What a puzzle it was to put together the least expensive way to get from the US to Tortola, British Virgin Islands. But I nailed it and cut the initial cost in half!

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Walking from the Bali Airport to Kuta
Indonesia

There are plenty of hotels withing easy walking distance to the Denpasar (DPS) airport in Bali. Save the taxi money and hoof it with these easy instructions.

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Xiamen Stopover in Qingdao
China

There's a good chance if you're flying Xiamen Airlines out of Los Angeles, you will have a stopover in Qingdao. It may not be clear on your itinerary, but here's what to expect.

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What To Do During A Long Layover in Xiamen
China

If you have a long layover in Xiamen, chances are that you flew Xiamen airlines. The layover is even easier to deal with, with the choice of FREE transit lounge, city tour, or hotel room.

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Xiamen Airlines - Budget Travelers Rejoice!
China

With the slammin' deal I got on my flight, I was worried what I was in for with Xiamen Airlines. Well let me tell you, the only thing "budget" about this airline is the price.

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Southern Californians - Fly Cheaper Out of TJ!
Mexico, United States

Even in San Diego, not many people realize what a great deal it is to fly out of Tijuana for certain destinations. And with the CBX airport bridge that opened in 2016, it's super easy!

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Mexican Airlines - Choose Wisely or Roll the Dice
Mexico

You can get flights out of Tijuana, Mexico for about half the price than they would be out of San Diego. But there's definitely a bit of "you get what you pay for".

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