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7 Incredible Volunteer Opportunities Around The World

7 volunteer opportunities around the world, perfect for open-minded and adventurous budget travelers. If you've browsed through my blog before, you'll know that I am a huge fan of volunteering abroad. Volunteering abroad is an amazing way to experience new cultures, learn new skills, meet lovely people, and save money while traveling. I've written many …

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Budget Travel Guide to Aveiro, Portugal

A quick and easy budget travel guide To Aveiro, Portugal! The beautiful seaside Portuguese town of Aveiro makes the perfect day trip from Porto, especially while on a backpacker budget. It is located only one hour away from Porto and it offers a more laid-back, charming atmosphere. Also called the “Venice of Portugal”, Aveiro is known for …

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10 Reasons To Visit Porto, Portugal

10 reasons to visit Porto, a bustling and beautiful city in northern Portugal. For a relatively small European country, Portugal is packed with diverse natural scenery and a thriving sense of culture. From the busy capital of Lisbon, to the stunning beaches of the Algarve, to the vast countrysides of the northern wine regions, Portugal never …

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How I Lived in Portugal for One Month and Only Spent 200 Euros

How I lived in Portugal for one month on a budget. All my best budget travel tips! Within the last year, many people have asked me how I can afford to travel so much. Being a recent college graduate with no reliable income and no high-paying job prospects, this is a valid question. So for …

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6 Reasons To Visit Sintra, Portugal

6 Reasons to visit Sintra on your next visit to Portugal. About an hour northwest of Portugal's capital lies Sintra. This picturesque fairy-tale land is filled with castles, secret gardens, and adorable old men playing wooden flutes in the street. After experiencing the chaos of Lisbon, the peaceful, intimate atmosphere of Sintra feels like a …

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