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:
How To Find Cheap Flights: 15 Tips To Get You The Best Airfare Without Signing Up For Credit Cards
You see a lot of "best airline" stories, but many look suspiciously like they were based on business and first class. For most travelers, however, what happens at the front of the plane stays at the front of the plane -- it's something to fantasize about, but prohibitively expensive and not even remotely achievable in this lifetime.