Budget travel

An optimist's guide to off-season travel bargains

An optimist's guide to off-season travel bargains

It's important to remember this bargain basement credo: It's always off-season somewhere
Airbus files patent for saddle seats

Airbus files patent for saddle seats

Perching design fits four passengers into a space previously occupied by three
How to buy a million air miles for $6,500

How to buy a million air miles for $6,500

An entrepreneur is 150,000 miles into a scheme to earn 1 million air miles -- and it's only going to cost him the price of a few gift cards
Why misers should head for Budapest

Why misers should head for Budapest

A thin wallet needn't stall your wanderlust. A recent survey picks out the best value cities in Europe
Dubai: Some of the best experiences are free (almost)

Dubai: Some of the best experiences are free (almost)

It's possible to leave the decadence behind in Dubai -- all these cultural attractions will wow you for a buck or less
Tightfisted travel poll reveals cheapest trips

Tightfisted travel poll reveals cheapest trips

For a cheapo night, head out in Hanoi. But to splurge, London will burn through your cash
Best New York budget hotels

Best New York budget hotels

Good digs in the Big Apple can quickly eat your cash. These give great value for money
The 5 cheapest travel destinations right now

The 5 cheapest travel destinations right now

One traveler's economic crisis is another's budget holiday. Take advantage of the newfound affordability of these five countries
Could budget airlines topple Asia's legacy carriers?

Could budget airlines topple Asia's legacy carriers?

Low-cost airlines in Asia are only recently getting off the ground, but they'll likely revolutionize travel in the region
Latin America budget travel: 8 great all-inclusive resorts

Latin America budget travel: 8 great all-inclusive resorts

Where $100 means a double room, three meals a day, drinks and great bonus activities
What recession? See Australia on the cheap

What recession? See Australia on the cheap

Soaring costs and the strong dollar are hurting tourism, but there's no need to miss out on Oz
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Destination Berlin

The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history