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Bangkok temple

Make It Happen: Bangkok

The gilded temples, the street food, the sprawling bazaars... Watch this gorgeous video for inspiration, then read our tips for making your dream ...more

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  • Nassau Paradise Island

    Three-Day Weekend: Nassau & Paradise Island

    Beaches! Sky juice! Water slides! Conch fritters! Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas, are a short hop from anywhere on the East Coast, making the perfect island getaway closer—and more affordable—than ever. All you'll need is a valid passport and your bathing suit!

  • Bangkok temple

    Make It Happen: Bangkok

    The gilded temples, the street food, the sprawling bazaars... Watch this gorgeous video for inspiration, then read our tips for making your dream trip to Thailand come true!

  • Norway-Trollstigen

    Three-Day Weekend: Norway

    It's an old gag: “Have you driven a fjord lately?” But deep discounts and stunning new tourist routes will put the majestic stretch of inlets between Bergen and Molde high on your bucket list.

  • 7 Eco-Travel Tips for Earth Day—and Every Day!

    Going green has never been easier—or more luxurious! Just in time for Earth Day, Budget Travel shares seven ways to help you have an environmentally friendly—and totally brag-worthy—vacation.

  • Hong Kong custom tuxedo

    Hong Kong's Most Stylish Steal: A Custom Tuxedo

    Celebs from Kate Moss to Kevin Spacey frequent this unassuming shop for incredible deals on high-fashion custom suits. A BT writer shares her experience—now you're in the know too!

  • Museum Island in Berlin

    Three-Day Weekend: Berlin

    High style and hip design doesn't have to be expensive. You can experience art, restaurants, and nightlife in the trendy Mitte and Kreuzberg districts—for less than you’d think.

  • Walking in downtown Santa Fe

    Ultimate Southwest Girlfriend Getaway

    Road trip! Two Budget Travel editors motored through New Mexico from Cloudcroft to Taos, mixing wild outdoor adventures with spicy local cuisine, an affordable spa visit, must-see historical sites—and one very cute cowboy.

  • Castle at Castelfalfi in Tuscany

    Spend the Holidays in a Castle

    Yes, you can afford to stay in one of these authentic castles—some cost less than $125 per night! Pick your winter palace, whether you're window-shopping for next year or looking for a festive last-minute getaway.

  • Quebec City Canada

    Three-Day Weekend: Quebec City

    You may fall so hard for the charms and quirks of Quebec City that you'll find yourself mistaking the St. Lawrence River for the Seine.

  • Colosseum at night.

    Secret Hotels of Rome (From $75!)

    Here's your chance to be the ultimate Italy insider, with gorgeously affordable, off-the-beaten-path lodgings just steps from some of the Eternal City's hottest attractions and tastiest restaurants.

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  • Le Bellevue

    These basic accommodations offer views a luxury hotel would kill for.

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  • These Genius Apps Are Changing Travel!

    These cool apps and websites are helping to create the future of travel: And it's looking easier, cheaper, and more fun than ever!

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  • Nassau Paradise Island

    Three-Day Weekend: Nassau & Paradise Island

    Beaches! Sky juice! Water slides! Conch fritters! Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas, are a short hop from anywhere on the East Coast, making the perfect island getaway closer—and more affordable—than ever. All you'll need is a valid passport and your bathing suit!

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  • 10 Homestay Experiences

    There's no faster way to connect with a new culture than by inviting yourself into someone else's house, whether it's a chic apartment in London's Notting Hill or a thatched-roof hut in southern Belize.

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