Ultimate Travel Hacks for Buying Flight Tickets

Ultimate Travel Hacks for Buying Flight Tickets

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Do you ever wonder how travel bloggers and travel bugs alike can afford pricey flight tickets? We all know that airfare can be expensive and, if you are traveling overseas, maybe the most expensive aspect of your trip. Everything can be hacked though, even buying your next plane tickets. When it comes to traveling and purchasing airfare, travel bloggers know what's up! That's why Butterfly asked the stylish travel blogger, Monica Stott, thetravelhack.com (follow her on Twitter), to share her expertise on flight ticket hacks that work for her and save her extra cash: What is the best hack you've used to book cheap tickets? "I'm lucky that I work for myself and I can be flexible when I'm choosing my days of travel. If I'm traveling for a short…
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Travel Hacks That Actually Work

Travel Hacks That Actually Work

Entertainment, Fun, Travel
Traveling is a source for fun, adventure, relaxation, and rejuvenation – but planning a trip isn’t always as pleasant. Planning and traveling can be made easy if you use some creativity and useful tips and tricks. From scouring the Internet for the best deals to deciding what essentials to pack, we’re here to give you some ideas on how to make traveling a breeze!   Google Flights Sometimes finding the lowest prices for travel can be difficult and time-consuming. There are tons of different travel comparison and booking sites out there and it can be downright exhausting looking through them all. The truth is, all these websites do the same thing and one doesn’t really have any price advantage over the other. Jenny Silverstone, from momlovesbest.com, suggests saving yourself from…
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5 Ways to Make Money While Traveling

5 Ways to Make Money While Traveling

Travel, Uncategorized
Do you dream about traveling around the world? Are you traveling now and wish you could make money doing what you love? How amazing would that be! Here are 5 ways to start making money while you travel: 1. Travel Blogging  Starting a blog is free and a great a way to earn money, make connections, and document your unique experience traveling. Travel bloggers have the potential to earn up to $5,000 in a month, and some experienced bloggers earn up to $8,000 in a month. Angie Nelson, creator of "The Work at Home Wife" blog, shares her expertise on earning money while traveling and blogging across the country. "Become a travel blogger and make money sharing your adventures. You can make money as an affiliate marketer while sharing your recommendations. You may…
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How I Added 3 Countries and 5000 Miles to my Backpacker’s Budget

How I Added 3 Countries and 5000 Miles to my Backpacker’s Budget

Fun, Shopping, Travel, Uncategorized
Travel bugs know how to do what they love efficiently by making the most of their time and budget. By strategizing your next trip, expect to find and receive more out of your experience than you ever could imagine - you could even be adding three countries and 5000 miles to your voyage on a small budget. Here are some helpful tips and tricks to get you launched on your next adventure… 1. Prioritize your Vacation and Plan your Destinations  Life is short and traveling creates lasting memories that are priceless. Don't let your financial standing stop you from pursuing your dream of traveling because lucky for us all, experienced travelers have come up with affordable ways to help others get around the globe in a pinch. Start by prioritizing a vacation mentality…
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The 4 Best Online Shopping Deals Happening Now

The 4 Best Online Shopping Deals Happening Now

Shopping
Some great deals are happening online right now and we want you to know about them! Be smart and save that hard earned cash by shopping these hot online deals. Why pay full price for the best name brands when awesome online deals are happening now?   Macy's is having their One Day Sale today and Saturday, March 4! There's huge savings available for men's, women's, and children's clothing, along with bedding, cookware, and cosmetics! Be sure to check it out.Best Buy is having their Tech Sale and it's happening now where you can find deals on Apple Products, like the iPad Air and MacBook Air. If you happen to be in the market for tech supplies, start by looking here to save.   Check out Target and show off a new swim suit for spring break!…
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6 Monthly Subscription Boxes Catching Our Attention

6 Monthly Subscription Boxes Catching Our Attention

Shopping
A new monthly delivery service pops up every week. They deliver everything from razors, to health snacks, to socks. These are the 5 subscription boxes catching our attention right now. Nomadik- Adventure confidently with the tools provided in these boxes. They offer high-end functional adventure gear. The boxes have gear including things like solar powered lights, multitools, knives, hammocks, carabiners, and more. The boxes boast how useful their products are. If you spend any of your free time in a tent, then this box will provide you with things you need before you know you need them! The boxes range from $26 to $30 depending on your subscription plan. Source 2. The Bark Box- This one is for our furry friends. The Bark box delivers 4 or more products for your four…
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Top 3 Cities as a Base to Study Abroad in Europe

Entertainment, Fun, Travel
As someone who had the amazing opportunity to study abroad while in college, I spoke with some of my friends to come up with the top 5 places to base your study. This list takes into account many different aspects of each city such as: food scene, nightlife, arts,  accessibility to travel, and difficulty level to move about the city.   Paris, France [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="6000"] Musée du Louvre in the Center of Paris[/caption] The city of Love: Paris, France. This city is awesome on many different levels. It appeals to so many different personalities such as: foodies, art lovers, wine lovers, concert goers, sightseers, and sports fans. First off, the food scene is out of this world. From pastries such as croissants and macarons to duck confit and steak…
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Take a Vacation and Reap the Benefits: 12 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Vacation Time

Take a Vacation and Reap the Benefits: 12 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Vacation Time

Travel
After a long cold winter, March is finally here and spring is in the air! This infographic provided by Expedia illustrates why a little vacation time is completely beneficial to employees. Did you know that less than half of workers in The United States use their vacation time?  According to this Business Insider article, most employees feel much to buried with work to justify taking time away from the office. It's only logical to assume the more you work the more productive you are, though that's actually not the case. The time away from your colleagues and desk gives you a chance to decompress and reboot brain power. It's actually healthy to take a vacation! Vacation time benefits employees because the break…  Makes your smarter by boosting brain power, which prompts a full recharge giving…
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7 Reasons Giving Travel is Better Than Giving Cash

7 Reasons Giving Travel is Better Than Giving Cash

Human Resources, Travel
1. Giving the gift of travel is giving a memory. Employees will remember a great vacation for the rest of their lives, and they'll remember who gave it to them.   2. Travel rejuvenates employees, it keeps them happy, and gives them a mental re-charge. Going on a rejuvenating trip reminds people of the reasons they like their employer. 3. A cash bonus, can be used on anything. Paying bills, buying a household object, but as an employer, you'll probably never know. Make sure your employees travel by giving it as a gift. 4. The gift of travel allows endless possibilities. Every employee has their own personal preferences, some may want to spend their time at a beach, some may want to go to the mountains. By giving travel, it…
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Top 5 US Travel Destinations for March 2017

Top 5 US Travel Destinations for March 2017

Travel
If you’re stuck in the doldrums of winter and looking for an escape, we’ve compiled the Top 5 Destinations to visit in the United States this March! March signals the beginning of spring when temperatures start rising, the sun stays in the sky longer, and people start itching for a break. Fortunately, March is a fantastic month for traveling! There are less crowds, lower rates, and more tolerable weather than you’d find during the summer months. Before you book your trip, here’s our list of the Top 5 Places to visit in the US this March! 1. Washington D.C. - The nation’s Capital is a great destination to travel to in the month of March. It is home to a wide array of museums, landmarks, cultural events, and American history.…
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