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The Spendthrift's Guide | Back Again With Tips For Cutting Costs While You Travel  Utilize online tools that will help you to find unadvertised fares * Compare prices from different airlines by using fare search engines of online travel agencies like Orbitz, Expedia, and Travelocity - each of which will email you a 'fare alert' for your particular itinerary. This pretty much...

We arrived in Frankfurt around 7:20 am the next day and had to catch the skyline train to the other terminal to switch planes. We were at our departure gate all of five minutes before they called us to transfer via a bus to our plane to Prague. We got a late start because the plane had to be de-iced....

We toured the city when we arrived via the L'Open Tour bus, which allows you to hop on or off at any point on the route. It gave us a nice overview of what areas/sights we should visit at length for the remainder of the week. Our experience was phenomenal, it didn't take long to understand why and how someone can...

The Spendthrifts Guide Tip Two | The Spendthrifts Guide to Traveling on the Cheap Start Saving Money Whenever and However, You Can! It is never too early to start saving for your trip. As soon as you think that there may be a possibility of your leaving town, you need to set the wheels into motion that will assure that you will have...

The Spendthrifts Guide Tip One This economy has forced most of us to step back and re-evaluate our finances, particularly when it comes to discretionary spending. Most of us have been forced to tighten our belts and carefully consider every dollar that leaves our bank accounts.   However, there is still a way to be fiscally responsible and satisfy your wanderlust. In the...

Vancouver, British Columbia Canada We visited during their rainy season, but that didn't drench our spirits. Vancouver is one of the friendliest cities in North America and you can practically eat off the ground it's so clean. Their transportation system is very user friendly and great restaurants abound. Take a trek to Granville Island to enjoy their top notch farmer's market and...