When I was a kid, I was enthralled by Ancient Egypt and Ancient Greece. I dreamed that one day I would be able to see the pyramids and the Acropolis, but figured it probably wouldn’t happen until I was much, much, much, much older, with a healthy nest egg to afford such jet-setting extravagance. by Taj Bates
Open a new savings account at your bank and reserve it for travel only.
Once you make your trip a priority, then you will have an easier time cutting back on the Nice-to-Have expenses in your life.
Before your trip, if you don’t already have one, apply for or upgrade to a VISA or Mastercard with no annual fee and no foreign transaction fees.
In most cases, international airfare will be your trip’s largest, singular expense.
Once you disembark from your international flight…
In most corners of the world, you can crash on a simple bed, in a shared room of 6 or more beds, for $5–$15+ a night. Bathroom and shower facilities are shared, so be sure to pack flip flops. Hostel Hopping