Category: travel

The Cheapskate Guide To: Brussels

Want to travel Brussels, Belgium on the cheap? Click through for from-a-local travel tips on where to go, what to do, and what to eat on a budget!

Belgium cheap? I have a tendency to believe “Europe = expensive,” but it doesn’t have to!

Today, we have from-a-local insight on a $21 Airbnb directly across from a palace (!!!), $2.50 fries, and free walking tours!

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The Cheapskate Guide To: Lisbon

Can you make visiting Lisbon cheap? Of course! Click through for from-a-local cheap travel tips on where to stay, what to do, and what to eat in Portugal's capital city!


Can you make visiting Lisbon cheap? Well, that’s sort of trick question because Lisbon is already one of the cheapest capital cities in Europe! It’s hard to argue with $18 a night lodging, $2 sandwiches, and $1.50 river ferries. Luckily, I brought in a local to give us the low down. 

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The Cheapskate Guide To: Madrid

Is it possible to do Madrid on the cheap? Even though the American dollar is 84 cents to the Euro? Yes! Click through for local travel tips on cheap lodging, cheap food, and cheap things to do in Madrid!

Is it possible to do Madrid on the cheap? Even though the American dollar is 84 cents to the Euro? Yes! I called in local expertise to learn about $36 Airbnbs in hip neighborhoods, $8 entrees, free museums, and amazing day trips!

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