When I was invited to speak at the World Tourism Forum in Istanbul last year, I was asked to talk about this: How does one
Welcome to The Poor Traveler, your budget travel guide. When we were starting out, we got lost all the time, got scammed all the time, and ended up spending more than we should. We created this blog to provide tips so others won’t have to waste hard-earned money when traveling and avoid the mistakes that we did.
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I didn’t like the idea of returning to Batanes. At least, not in the beginning. It’s not because I did not enjoy my previous trip.
The Athenians are proud of their city. Not in a bragging way. They’re proud, but I mean it in the most positive sense of the
When I think of Japan, my mind automatically conjures up images of these attractions: Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Mt. Fuji, anime, and cherry blossoms. But there’s
This travel guide covers not just Manila City but also other parts of Metro Manila. A sample itinerary and summary of expenses are also provided.
As with many other first times in life, I was mostly excited and a little bit scared. Before the big moment, I imagined that a
When I think of Istanbul, I think of my childhood. This ancient city took up almost a chapter in our grade school textbook, and as
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“How We Earn While Traveling” is part of a series of posts where we discuss the many ways we fund our trips. In this post,
I was checking posts in my News Feed when I noticed that a lot of my friends shared this video, so I watched it. It
It’s a new year, and with the turning of the calendar page comes an annual tradition: New Year’s Resolutions! For many people, these resolutions center