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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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EurAide just saved me a bundle on rail fares!
bs.porter 8
Keeping money safe during stay in Spain
Chago 6
FYI: some airlines no longer participating in popular online ticket websites
SuzieeQQ 4
Cheapest time to purchase airfare to London from New York, back from Paris
frederickkillion 11
Rick Steves Audio Europe
geochuck 4
marie 5
marie 3
Vatican online reservations
jehalley 3
Free Lodging Anywhere in the World
Gobbledygook 4
ATMs at Marco Polo airport
cbrochu30 4
Do all credit cards and atm debit cards use the same interbank rate?
Southern girl 15
Where to go for our first time to Europe Part 2
jeanine_frias 2
United Mileage Plus vs Chase Sapphire
Alexandra 3
Would you consider this type of debit card?
advocatecare 9
Radius Neuschwanstein Castle tour
masa_deguchi 4
Exchange for Norwegian Krone, Swedish krona and British Pounds before trip?
Seattle1984 3
Is Gold Crown Travel legit or scam?
felicia 5
Money handling in Europe...So let me get this straight...
Mike in VT 44
Airport ATM Update - Heathrow Travelex
Larry 10
Schwab Chip and Pin
pam 4
One man's take on how to change money
phred 6
Package Deals vs purchasing airfare and hotel separately
Canashaw 6
Hotel quoted in $, will that change with drop in €?
Christine 6
Airport ATMs- be careful which ones you use
Carol 24
Amazon chase card
garrisonju 3
Traveling to Europe in April. Change $$ to Euros now to get better exchange rate?
paulgoodman 32
Is 'Chip & Pin' Debit Card Necessary in Europe?
JuanM 9
ATM/Debit Cards with no foreign transaction fees?
Frank 5
Best option for chip and PIN Mastercard
beth.chaplin 9
ITIC teacher card worth it?
umbreits 3
Flying in and out of Canada
joeandtamiclark 4
Chip and PIN (w/ PIN priority)
Mike in VT 27
How long can I stay in Eastern Europe on a Budget of $10,000?
russmack 6
Credit cards - in Euros or dollars
gmhughes 8
carloopatricio 17
Feedback on your sites, DVDs, and TV programs.
dixie 2
Did you know you can deposit foreign bill currency into your ATM?
Jean-Paul 11
Chase Ultimate Rewards for Upgrades???
Mike in VT 1
Bank of America Travel Credit Card
Swan 13
Firenze Card and Children
kim_niedzwiecki 1
Can I pay in local currency for flights?
ericalynn012 17
Shopping in Rothenburg
Jeff 10
Changing currency at airport???
js.coiron 13
Does AARP help?
kathleen 14
ISIC US Card for students traveling with their family
mkh 2
RS discounts at various shops in Europe
kathy 5
Chase Freedom users...
Mike in VT 2
Chip and PIN on the way in 2015, sort of
phred 38
Prepaid credit cards
Dorothea 14
Reminders - Old & New
Colette 25