Travel Planning 101: Accommodation

This is the second post in a three-part vacation planning series. Part two is focused on finding awesome accommodation on a moderate budget. For part one, dedicated to finding the best deal on airfare, click here.

I’m easily swayed by low cost airfare. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve shoved ridiculously low round trip fares in my boyfriend’s wary face and said “Please!?” A round trip ticket from Orlando to New Orleans, for example, costs under $100 almost every time I hop on Skyscanner. So what’s stopping me from pulling the trigger on all these fabulous, low-cost weekend trips?

Accommodation. That’s where my plans come screeching to a halt. You see, the airfare might not cost much, and I have no problem living out of a carry on suitcase, but finding a safe, clean, modern place to stay is a whole other problem. Continue reading “Travel Planning 101: Accommodation”

Travel Planning 101: How to Get the Best Deal on Airfare…Every Time

You may have noticed over the last few months that my travels have been limited to locations within Florida. That’s not necessarily a bad thing, and thanks to family visits, holidays, and offerings like the Epcot Flower & Garden Festival, it’s been a fun few months. The reason for this self-imposed travel hiatus? I’ve been saving my pennies for two big trips, the first of which begins in just under a month! Continue reading “Travel Planning 101: How to Get the Best Deal on Airfare…Every Time”