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The Cheapskate Guide To: Amsterdam

Cheap Amsterdam! It's possible! Tips from a local on cheap food, affordable lodging, and free/cheap activities in Amsterdam. Click through if you're planning a trip to Amsterdam!

Is there such a thing as Cheap Amsterdam? Does this lovely city have a slightly-less expensive side for those of us who don’t want to/can’t drop seven Euro on one crepe?

Yes! A thousand times yes! Today, we’re getting insights from a local on all the best, cheapest things to do, places to stay, and foods to eat in Amsterdam. Read on!


Mini Travel Guide: The Adirondacks

Looking for Adirondack travel tips? I've got from-a-local travel advice about where to eat, what to do, and where to stay in the Adirondacks. Click through and start planning your trip today!

Are you interested in traveling The Adirondacks? Do you even know what The Adirondacks are? I mean, other than those chairs? I had vague visions about lakes somewhere on the east coast … but that’s about all I knew. So I brought in a local to share all her best Adirondack travel tips with you! If you live in Boston, New York, or Montreal and you’re looking for a weekend getaway – this is for you!


The Cheapskate Guide To: Montreal

Want to travel cheap in Montreal? Look no further! Click through for from-a-local Montreal travel tips on cheap food, cheap lodging, and cheap things to do!

Is it possible to travel cheap in Montreal? Can you get that almost-in-Europe-without-going-to-Europe feeling without dropping a ton of coin? For sure, dude! And if you’re American, the exchange rate is verrrrry much in your favor.

Today, Montréalais Mariko tells us where to find $3 sandwiches, free museums, and $30-a-night apartment rentals!


Mini Travel Guide: Nicaragua

Nicaragua travel tips - from a local! Where to go, what to do, what to eat, and other Nicaragua travel advice. Click through to start planning your trip today!

Did you know that Nicaragua is the safest country in Central America? And that it’s one of the cheapest travel options in Latin America? On Airbnb, entire homes are renting for $35 USD right now! In the capital city! WHAT. YES. LET’S ALL GO THERE RIGHT NOW.

Today, expat Celine is giving us all the travel tips for Nicaragua – what to do, where to go, what to eat, and how to avoid cultural blunders! (more…)