I get this question a LOT: “I don’t have much money, I just break even paying my bills but I want to travel! How did you save? How can I start traveling, just get up and go with NO money?” Ermm… it’s not that easy! But with some planning there are a few steps you can take to get on the path to traveling. First up, remember to check out the articles I’ve already written on budget:
When given the choice between checking my bags or taking them with me on the plane, I always choose the latter. I have heard too many lost-baggage stories from close friends, family, and even strangers. I don’t want that to happen to me!