Money-Saving Strategies

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When traveling on a budget, there are many ways to make Europe affordable. From eating and sleeping cheap, to getting value from a great guidebook, to avoiding high-cost flights, share your best tips to save money.

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Chip and PIN (w/ PIN priority)
Mike in VT 27 03/26/15 01:49 PM
Flying in and out of Canada
joeandtamiclark 3 03/24/15 10:20 AM
Traveling to Europe in April. Change $$ to Euros now to get better exchange rate?
paulgoodman 30 03/24/15 08:12 AM
ATM/Debit Cards with no foreign transaction fees?
Frank 4 03/22/15 02:27 PM
Exchange for Norwegian Krone, Swedish krona and British Pounds before trip?
Seattle1984 3 03/22/15 02:12 PM
ITIC teacher card worth it?
umbreits 2 03/22/15 12:56 AM
How long can I stay in Eastern Europe on a Budget of $10,000?
russmack 6 03/21/15 04:36 PM
Credit cards - in Euros or dollars
gmhughes 8 03/19/15 06:59 PM
Has anyone used Amoma.com to book a hotel?
keri 3 03/13/15 08:32 AM
Dental Implants in Europe
Jane Dark 11 03/10/15 11:17 PM
Camping.
carloopatricio 17 03/05/15 01:24 PM
Exchange currency before trip or when we arrive?
Seattle1984 5 03/04/15 06:38 PM
Feedback on your sites, DVDs, and TV programs.
dixie 2 02/23/15 07:19 PM
Did you know you can deposit foreign bill currency into your ATM?
Jean-Paul 11 02/22/15 10:58 PM
Chase Ultimate Rewards for Upgrades???
Mike in VT 1 02/22/15 08:08 PM
Travel Insurance
NebraskaFamily 12 02/18/15 01:00 AM
Bank of America Travel Credit Card
Swan 13 02/16/15 03:44 PM
Do all credit cards and atm debit cards use the same interbank rate?
Southern girl 14 02/16/15 01:17 PM
Firenze Card and Children
kim_niedzwiecki 1 02/13/15 03:58 PM
Can I pay in local currency for flights?
ericalynn012 17 02/11/15 05:20 PM
Shopping in Rothenburg
Jeff 10 02/08/15 12:27 PM
Changing currency at airport???
js.coiron 13 02/07/15 03:47 PM
Does AARP help?
kathleen 14 02/03/15 02:32 PM
ISIC US Card for students traveling with their family
mkh 2 02/01/15 07:12 PM
RS discounts at various shops in Europe
kathy 5 01/27/15 12:53 PM
Airport ATMs- be careful which ones you use
Carol 24 01/26/15 07:53 AM
Travel insurance for older travelers
Laura 15 01/23/15 07:21 PM
Chase Freedom users...
Mike in VT 2 01/20/15 08:20 AM
Chip and PIN on the way in 2015, sort of
phred 38 01/08/15 11:51 PM
Money handling in Europe...So let me get this straight...
Mike in VT 43 01/08/15 07:24 PM
Prepaid credit cards
Dorothea 14 01/07/15 09:55 PM
Reminders - Old & New
Colette 25 12/30/14 11:42 AM
Chase Sapphire and other travel rewards cards...
Mike in VT 6 12/28/14 09:01 PM
Paris museum children FREE but do they need to queue up?
mpmclane1 4 12/10/14 07:14 PM
Budget Air fare promotions no more ?
stmalaysia 1 11/28/14 11:37 AM
My Andrews credit card experiences
phred 7 11/27/14 09:55 AM
Shopping in Europe! Come in Ladies...
rbovine1 23 11/20/14 04:11 PM
Marijauna Laws in England
Larry 13 11/20/14 06:38 AM
Why don't more people try home exchange?
Kerry 21 11/13/14 05:55 AM
Clothing Sales
Zoe 4 11/06/14 02:16 AM
What bank should I create an account with and get credit cards with for Europe trip?
hockmasm 11 11/03/14 08:51 AM
Where to go for our first time to Eurpoe
jeanine_frias 22 10/28/14 04:09 PM
Italian Opera on the Cheap?
Sarah 4 10/16/14 05:07 PM
Eurostar, small savings
Larry 1 10/16/14 11:22 AM
London Pass is on UK's Groupon!
Amy 3 10/13/14 11:57 PM
Moved from CHI to Dubai, now cannot use nonrefundable flight from CHI, any ideas?
Sarah 5 10/13/14 10:00 AM
Credit Cards in Ireland
mkb1261 8 10/07/14 11:15 AM
TravelEx Prepaid MasterCard
marguerite.el... 10 10/06/14 11:09 PM
Banks and Fees
jmlyon5 18 10/01/14 09:40 PM
exchanging dollars to euros
coevan 9 09/27/14 09:19 AM