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We have traveled to more than 30 countries so far, and this sums up to some pretty good experience on how to travel better, spending less but not living in a cheap uncomfortable way unless really necessary. This section includes travel resources for services and companies we use for many things.

Flight/Airfares Resources

Momondo

Find the cheapest flights with momondo. They find and compare fares from more than 1000 airlines and travel sites, giving you the best rates.

Skyscanner

Skyscanner's free flight search tool will help you find cheap flights and flight deals with popular airlines such as American, Delta, Southwest, Frontier, Allegiant Air, Volaris, and United Airlines.

Google Flights

Find cheap flights and airline tickets. Google Flights helps you compare and track airfares on hundreds of airlines to help you find the best flight deals.

Airfarewatchdog

Airfare deals, cheap flights, & money-saving tips from experts. Track prices with fare watcher alerts! System sends you alerts when it finds something.

Gear Resources

World Nomads Travel Insurance

World Nomads travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers, to cover your trip essentials. Even if you run out of travel insurance or leave without it, World Nomads can cover you.

Hiking Gear Planet

Find hiking shoes, boots, pants, backpacks, pols, gps, deals/discounts from multiple well known eshops in one place. HGP updates its content every day with price comparison tools too.

REI

From backpacking to cycling to staying in shape and more, outfit your outdoor activities with the latest gear, clothing, and footwear.

Amazon

Unquestionably Amazon is not a website not to cross check when you are looking for many things; gear especially. You can get great prices for many items, especially when shipping is in your country.

Tours

GetYourGuide

Find, compare, and book sightseeing tours, attractions, excursions, things to do and fun activities from around the world. Save money and book directly from local suppliers.

Viator

Tours, things to do, sightseeing tours, day trips and more from Viator. Find and book city tours, helicopter tours, day trips, show tickets, sightseeing day tours & popular activities worldwide.

CityPASS

CityPASS produces and sells discounted ticket packages to top tourist attractions in various North American metropolitan areas.

Interpid – Urban Adventures

Excellent small groups with real in-depth knowledge of local things to do per location. We have tried them and they really know their “thing”.

Accommodation

HotelsCombined

Compare all the top travel sites in just one search to find the best hotel deals – awarded world's best hotel price comparison site.

Booking.com

Big savings on hotels in 120000 destinations worldwide. Browse hotel reviews and find the guaranteed best price on hotels for all budgets.

Couchsurfing

Couchsurfing is a vibrant travel community of over 14 million locals and travelers. Find accomodations, meetup with nearby locals and travelers, discover the best things to do, or find travel advice.

Airbnb

Find adventures nearby or in faraway places and access unique affordable homes, experiences, and places around the world. We do!

Transportation

The Man in Seat Sixty-One

How to travel by train all over the world. This site explains how to travel comfortably & affordably by train or ferry where you might think air was now the only option.

Rome 2 Rio

You can enter any town, address or landmark as your destination and Rome2rio will instantly display flight, train, bus, ferry and driving options with estimated travel times and fares.

BlaBlaCar

The world's leading long distance carpooling service, connecting drivers with empty seats to people travelling the same way.

Ferries In Greece

(Only for Greece) If you travel in Greece you will need this service, especially if you land in Athens first. Find ferry tickets, routes, timetables, information about ferry companies.

Blogging Business Resources

Bluehost

One of the largest and most trusted web hosting services powering millions of websites. Suitable if you are starting your blog now and want to start lean. Good support.

Liquidweb

Lots and lots of hosting options for all kinds of servers, a bit more expensive in basic shared packages than Bluehost. Excellent support and very knowledgeable.

Publications

Lonely Planet Guidebooks

Really useful and lightweight printed books to carry around your trip. Get yours, and have it as a reference to plan your trip along with our posts. The books can be directly bought via Amazon, so you can click the Lonely Planet Guidebooks link above.

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