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Money-Saving Strategies

Share your best budget tips

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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TransferWise
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Showing RS Guidebook for discounts when you break it apart
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Cheap flights within Europe
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Booking Hotels + Airfare through Expedia - worth it?
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VAT tax in Ireland
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Capital One ATM cards
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ATM Madrid Barajas (Updated)
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Travel Insurance for New Zealand sight-seeing, hiking, kayaking, etc
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Temporary luggage storage
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Euros
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Train travel/Discount cards
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