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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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One man's take on how to change money
phred 5
Online currency purchase - Danish kroner
Grier 5
Open jaw flights
nleshelman 17
Oslo to Stockholm to Malmo
WhateverLA 3
Oyster Card or Travel Card
Larry 13
Package Deals vs purchasing airfare and hotel separately
Canashaw 6
Paris metro card shuffle
mountainmama 3
Paris museum children FREE but do they need to queue up?
mpmclane1 4
Paris museum passes
Morrismj22649 5
Paris museum pass versus Paris combo pass?
jbeugnot 2
Paris Pass - saving money on museums
jeshot5 3
Passport renewal at the Post Office?
Lola 23
Paying cash for hotel
artshotwell 15
Paying in Cash or CC for daily expenses
MariaF 46
Photo savings
Larry 5
PIN needed for credit cards?
nancyajohn 11
Poland paying with card better zloty or dollar
antshome 13
Prepaid credit cards
Dorothea 14
Prepaid European VISA cards
Bruce 8
Pre-purchase or day-of train/bus tix?
Destie 6
Purchasing a Phone in Europe
Barbara 18
Purchasing museum tickets online
comurphy6 6
Putting your cellphone on vacation hold
Laura B 10
question about Ricks ETBD book and budget
SandraL 2
Question for home exchangers
Lola 4
Question on euro/mastercard
highlanderct 10
Question on the Swiss Travel Pass for Museums
Lola 8
Questions about the Schwab accounts and debit card
Lola 17
Questions on Flights to the UK-first time international travelers
atooz15 19
Radius Neuschwanstein Castle tour
masa_deguchi 4
Refundable fares or travel insurance?
jeffspc88mx 21
reimbursement for first time passport application
mburatti 6
Reminders - Old & New
Colette 25
Rental apartments & cooking
Marie 19
Rental Auto Insurance
teallen1126 12
Rental car insurance
Joanne C 7
Report: Credit card use on recent trip
Joe 4
Rick's funny museum comment
phred 20
Rick Steves Audio Europe
geochuck 4
Rick Steves’ DVD
yosemite1 5
Roma Passes
pbehie 4
RS discounts at various shops in Europe
kathy 5
RS Travel Store sale items this week
horsewoofie 3
Samantha Brown’s Top Travel Tips - do they remind you of special times, too?
Jean 24
"Save money by NOT using third parties (like Expedia?)"
Tom 22
Save money on luggage
nayefuk 16
Saving $$$ - 1
gone 6
Saving money by avoiding mistakes
Laura B 14
Saving money is a short walk/ride away from.......
Marbleskies 14
Saving money on parking in Antwerp, BE.
atlscrapgirl 0