Travel Budget

Setting a Budget for Your Oz Backpacking Trip

Daley James Francis | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Daley James Francis

Australia as a backpacking destination is so popular and talked about it has almost become a cliché, something to roll your eyes at when somebody reveals it as the destination of choice for their backpacking trip. It no longer holds the cool card that it used to, with the likes of India and Thailand stealing a march on our commonwealth friends.

Eight Rules to Avoid Getting Ripped Off on Holiday

Rupert Wolfe-Murray | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Wolfe-Murray

Sometimes I think getting overcharged is part of travel but it doesn't have to be like that. I am currently on a short break in Turkey and I made up some rules about how to get the most out of being in Istanbul without getting fleeced.

The Rise of the 'Thrifty Rich' Consumer

Thomas Dubaere | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Travel
Thomas Dubaere

The Porsche driver who flies Easyjet or the couple who enjoy fine restaurants but shop around to get the best grocery deals - these are the 'Thrifty Rich'.