Budget Travel Forward to a Friend This Just In Real Deals Destinations How-To Handbook Trip Ideas Tips & Experts my Budget Travel Magazine
Budget Travel
Monday, September 8, 2008
Rick Steves
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE
Pack a headlamp! Don't haggle with merchants! That's just some of the advice that we got from the 10 travel experts, including Rick Steves, in our article "Scouting Report 2008." The pros reveal their hard-earned lessons on jet lag, tourist etiquette, and other topics.
meet the experts
  • Plus, check out the 2008 Scouting Report, our third-annual rundown of the best new places you've never heard of—as determined by people lucky enough to have exploration be part of their job description.
This Just In
FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
Maine and Vermont Travel Advice
It's leaf-peeping season! So we consulted the writers of the well-regarded and budget-minded guidebooks Moon Maine and Moon Vermont. The authors told us which roads are best for viewing fall foliage, where to find affordable lodging, and how to know when the colors will be best. Read their Tips on Visiting Maine and Tips on Visiting Vermont.
Two boys roasting hot dogs over a campfire
EXPERT ADVICE
Temperatures are dropping, which makes now a low-stress time to go camping with your kids. We asked seven camping professionals to offer simple fixes for all-too-common camping problems.
read more
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…
Web Exclusive: What $100 Buys in Quito, Ecuador A mother-daughter trip by two of our readers turned up some nifty finds… Allowances for Vacations Should parents give their kids cash? (19 comments)… Girlfriend Getaways: Do-It-Yourself Wine Tags Step-by-step instructions on making easy-to-assemble wine markers.
Reflection of clouds in a river in Yukon, Canada
THE REAL DEALS
Answer the call of the wild by traveling from Whitehorse (Canada's "Wilderness City") to towns and mountain villages made famous during the Yukon gold rush, and then back. why it's a deal
The sky at sunset, Grand Bahama, Bahamas Make a quick, three-night getaway to Grand Bahama Island—just 57 miles east of Florida—with a special $200 instant rebate from Spirit Airlines. why it's a deal
Carolyn Spencer Brown
ONLINE TRIP COACH
Carolyn Spencer Brown, editor in chief of cruisecritic.com, answers your questions about the latest in cruise ships and booking strategies on Tuesday, September 9, at noon (ET).
Submit a question now
Budget Travel magazine
Budget Travel Magazine: Subscribe or Give a Gift
Not a print subscriber? The world's most useful travel magazine costs just $12 for 10 issues—or $20 for 20 issues! Take a look inside.
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertisement
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertisement
E-mail Newsletter Services

Read our Privacy Policy | User Agreement

© 2008 Newsweek Budget Travel, Inc.

Budget Travel
530 Seventh Avenue
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10018