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11 Amazing But Cheap Travel Destinations

I’ve been travelling the world now for over 10 years, and if there’s one thing of value that I have discovered, it’s that it doesn’t have to cost you a fortune! I remember many years ago before I started this new way of travelling, I … Read more

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Top 5 Airfare “Deal Alert” Websites

The truly “extraordinary” airfare deal has become much more elusive in the past couple years – the Airlines are getting smarter, their evil computers track our travel habits and use the data against us, cutting flights, raising prices; It’s done wonders for their bottom line – but it sucks for the budget traveler! Don’t get me wrong, the extraordinary deal is still out there, buried deep in some airline’s database…

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How to Get the Lowest Airfare on Discount Airfare Websites

Over the last couple years I’ve spent many late nights trolling for cheap airfares online and through this process have refined my search techniques, making sure that I always get the cheapest airfare available. To get a great fare online you need to keep two things in mind:

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Death of the Courier Flight

Back in the mid 90’s my friend Rob was running an export business in Thailand, he also had a pretty young Thai girlfriend so needless to say Rob needed to fly to Thailand – ALOT! He didn’t have much money back in those days so … Read more