I’m engaged! Now what?- 10 Things to Do When You Get Engaged
The day of your engagement is a whirlwind of emotions! If you’re anything like me, you had NO IDEA it was coming, so it’s important to be prepared before it happens. If you missed out on our proposal, go check it out here. There are a number of important things that you should do after […]
Getting Engaged in Estes Park, Colorado
We have exciting news! We are getting married! We had so many big changes in only a few months that it made our head spin (like getting engaged in Estes Park, Colorado). In addition to our engagement, I graduated college, we moved across the country, braved a hurricane, had 2 snowfalls in Texas, bought a […]
20 Things to Bring to the Beach With Your Puppy
Going to the beach is one of our favorite things to do and it’s also one of our puppy’s favorite things to do. Taking a puppy along means your beach packing list doubles or even triples! We forgot a LOT of things our first time at the beach with our puppy, but we want to […]
10 Things to Bring on a Day Trip With Your Puppy
If you didn’t know already, we’re brand new puppy parents to a sweet little girl named Bailey. We have quickly realized that owning cats and owning dogs are COMPLETELY different. Whenever we want to take Bailey on a little day trip, we have to bring a bunch of stuff. SO, we wanted to help you […]
10 Things to Bring When Traveling With Your Cat
Traveling with your cat can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Check out these 10 things that will make your road trip with your cat EASY!
How to Plan a Vacation on a Budget
It can be hard to plan a vacation on a budget, but not impossible. Check out these tips to have an amazing vacation in your price range.
25 Ways to Save Money on Your Next Trip
Planning a trip can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. If you’re planning a vacation soon, you’re going to love these 25 ways to save money on your next trip. Contents 1 General Money Saving Tips 2 Tips to Save Money on Lodging 3 Tips to Save Money on Transportation 4 Ways to […]
Estes Park Guide -Things to See and Do in This Charming Colorado Mountain Town
If you’re planning a trip to Estes Park, Colorado soon, you’ll want to check out this Estes Park guide. We share our favorite spots in Estes Park with you.
Spavia Day Spa Review-An Affordable Spa Day in Fort Collins, Colorado
I had THE BEST massage I’ve ever had last week, and it was on a college budget! Check out this Spavia Day Spa review if you’re looking for a spa in Colorado
A Beginner Hike in Colorado That Won’t Make You Feel Out of Shape
Hiking in Colorado can be difficult and overwhelming if you can’t find easy trails. Here’s a beginner hike in Colorado that won’t make you feel out of shape
Our Recommended Products for Saving Money, Investing Money, and Budget Travel
Do you want to save money, invest, or plan your travels but don’t know where to begin? Here are our recommended products to help you get started!
Money Saving Tips to Help With Your New Year’s Resolution
It’s that time of year where you start making New Year’s Resolutions. If yours is about saving money, here are some great money saving tips for you to use!
The Best Waterproof Camera- Fujifilm FinePix XP80
I was one of those people who would rely on my phone’s camera to take pictures. I didn’t realize how convenient and compact a waterproof camera could be!
10 Christmas Gifts for Travelers
Do you need help finding that perfect gift for a traveler in your life? Check this post out for 10 great Christmas gifts for travelers.
Stocking Stuffer Presents for Men
Christmas time is almost here and it’s never too early to start picking up gifts! Why are men so hard to shop for? Find some great ideas of presents for men
Singapore Travel Tips
Singapore is a beautiful, vivacious city-state situated at the very tip of the Malaysian peninsula roughly 1.3 degrees north of the equator. In my opinion, Singapore almost has it all: city and coast. If they had maybe one hikeable mountain, that would complete my must-have trifecta. Singapore is also incredibly safe, with the penalty for […]
10 Things to Bring When Flying With Your Pet
On our first trip, I was very nervous about what to bring on our journey to make it go smoothly. Flying with your pet doesn’t have to be hard or stressful!
10 Reasons to Visit Colorado
Colorado is a stunning state with so much to offer. Whether you’re passing through or planning to stay here for a while, you will definitely fall in love.
Scratch Off World Map Giveaway
Our friends over at Wanderlustria sent us an awesome scratch off map and one to give away to our readers! Come enter this awesome giveaway!
Scratch Off World Map
Our friends over at Wanderlustria sent us an awesome scratch off world map. It makes a great gift for your travel friends or to keep for your own travels!
Pro Packing Cubes Will Change the Way You Travel
I used to be a messy traveler. The kind that tears my whole suitcase apart to find that one shirt I know I brought. Packing cubes saved my sanity!
First Timer’s Guide to Bologna, Italy
Italy is usually welcoming for tourism and is warm with people. Maybe that’s why a lot of people are in love with this wonderful country. Bologna is similar
Everything You Need To Know About Brussels, Belgium
Living in the European capital since 5 years, I have fallen in love with this city. Brussels is a vibrating city that has a lot to offer to its visitors: from events, concerts, and exhibitions going on to sights, street art, beautiful parks, good food and drinks to be tasted. Here below are my tips […]
An Epic Guide To Exploring Australia
Australia. Home to some of the most stunning oceans, beaches and rainforests in the world. Blessed with great weather and a relaxed, casual attitude, the saying “she’ll be right mate” sums most of the people up. The comment I hear so often is that Australia is so far away and it stops people from travelling. […]
Tips for Exploring Bucharest, Romania
Romania is a country in the South-East of Europe, best known for Transylvania – Dracula’s land. It’s a wonderful country to visit. It has high mountains with great sky, slopes, and seaside with trendy beach resorts. Unique in Europe, Romania also homes the Danube Delta, a natural reserve protected by UNESCO World Heritage Site. Today however I am […]
The Complete Guide To Exploring Paris
Paris is one of my favourite cities in the world, and thanks to my close proximity living in London and (in large part!) to living with a Frenchman, I get to go a lot. Paris is one of the world’s most popular destination with travellers for a very good reason. It offers so many wonders, […]
The Ultimate Guide To Exploring Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico is a common destination for US travelers because of the three magic words: No passport required! For European travelers it is still something new, even though there are more direct flights from Europe than ever. The Caribbean is a very special place, and that is something you need to know before visiting any […]
Thoughtful Valentine’s Day Gifts on a Budget
Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and with that special day can come a huge price tag. Are you racking your brain or the internet to find something romantic for that special someone without breaking the bank? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered! There are plenty of other ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day that don’t come […]
Budgeting Saved My Sanity
I’ve never quite figured out why everyone hates to sit down and make a budget so much. I budget every month, and sometimes twice a month depending on pop up purchases/expenses/wishes. I can honestly tell you that budgeting saved my sanity. I’m going to ask you a simple question: Where does all of your money […]
The Northern Lights – Just a Dream Away
There’s a place that I’ve been wanting to go for a long time but never really thought it would ever happen until I started traveling last year. This will to see the world has been building up in me until finally, no where on the globe feels out of my reach anymore. The place that […]
How Travel Has Made My Relationship Stronger
Have you ever heard someone say that if you think someone might be the one…travel with them? I can’t begin to tell you how true this is! You learn a lot about someone when you’re miles away from home and put into stressful situations. Travel can make or break a couple but I’m excited to […]
Emerald Isle -The Beach Gem of The U.S.
Travel Tips for Spain
Spain is one of my favorite countries that I’ve been to thus far. I might be partial because I have been studying Spanish for the last 5 years, but it’s the only country I’ve been to more than once. I am a huge fan of the culture, food, drinks, and their lifestyle so I have […]
My Top 10 Destinations of 2015
In 2015 I was fortunate enough to explore a large portion of Europe with my boyfriend in the beginning of the summer. We also did a huge road trip across the United States of America earlier in the year and we found some of the coolest places along the way. From these trips I was […]
16 Ways Travel Can Change Your Life
There is so much more to life than settling for the place you were born and grew up in. Travel gives you the ability to grow as person in a multitude of ways, make amazing friends, and bring pictures or movies to life. Thrifty Traveler Tips has created a roundup of 16 travel bloggers who […]
My Favorite Travel Hacks
Traveling can be difficult and tricky at times. Here are some travel hacks to make your life easier while traveling, something everyone wants!
Pros of Contiki Trips
There are an infinite number of ways to travel the world so why did I choose Contiki? I am someone who likes everything to be planned out ahead of time while still giving me time to explore on my own. I think traveling shouldn’t be stressful, but fun and full of adventures. Contiki arranged everything […]
Make Money Without Trying
Everyone wants to have money but finding the time or motivation to make money is another story. My dad always told me to work smarter not harder
The Devastating Tragedy in Paris
Tragedy in Paris
Revamp Those Thanksgiving Leftovers – Thrifty Traveler Tips
How To Revamp Those Holiday Leftovers
My Top 7 Money Saving Apps
Who doesn’t love saving money? These apps will help you do just that. Check them out and let us know which money saving apps are your favorite to use!
Packing List For a Contiki Trip Across Europe – Thrifty Traveler Tips
Packing List For a Contiki Trip
Packing List For a Month In Europe
So you’ve decided to explore Europe? Each trip is different, but there are certain essentials that should be on your packing list!
How I Road Tripped Across the Country on a Budget – Thrifty Traveler Tips
Across the Country on a Budget
How to Save Thousands of Dollars to Travel Europe
Save thousands of dollars
How To Make That Road Trip on a Budget
Road Trip on a budget
Cheap Road Trip Across the USA
Do you want to explore the country but you’re on a budget? Guess what! You can do a cheap road trip across the USA without sacrificing the quality of it!