How to Save Money When Travelling: The 7 Best Travel Blogs To Follow

SurveyBee Top Picks: 2015 Blogger Awards Best Travel Blogs


We present to you SurveyBee’s Top Picks for the most helpful and most exciting travel blogs to get you started on your next adventure. These extraordinary globetrotters are the experts when it comes to travelling the world without breaking the bank. Their wonderful stories and best advices are guaranteed to inspire wanderlust and make us hop on the next anywhere!

In no particular order, these are the top 7 travel blogs that you should be following right now: 



4_259x 259Nomadic Matt


Globe trotter and writer of NY Times best-selling book, How to Travel the World on $50 a Day, shares a variety of articles covering tested tips on how you can have massive adventures around the world without spending a fortune. The topnotch site contains solid information on destination’s things to see and do, money saving tips, planning advices and safety guidelines, along with many other valuable articles to help you travel with confidence on a shoestring budget. The blog is so popular that it’s been featured in many major media sites like BBC, The Guardian and TIME.



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Our Oyster

Our Oyster is a blogging project of couple Daniel and Jade with their baby Jacob. Together, they are a travelling family who believe that fear and the “I’ll do it later” attitude are the biggest obstacles to travel. They share their experiences and advices on how to travel on a budget and with a baby in tow - yes, it is possible!  Baby Jacob has likely travelled more than you have, having visited 12 countries before he turned 1 year old! Be sure to check out their recommendations on kid-friendly destinations and budget tips.



6_259x 259A Globe Well Travelled

Ashlea, the girl behind A Globe Well Travelled, wants to inspire others to open their minds to new experiences and live an exciting traveling lifestyle. She shares budget friendly tips for off the beaten track destinations, awesome travel hacks and  advices for those who want to make a career off travelling. We especially love her tips on how to make your travel photos just as amazing as hers, whether you are using a DSLR or Instagram to shoot.



Bemused _backpackerBemused Backpacker

Michael Huxley, a qualified nurse and experienced traveller, started the blog to impart his insights and tips to those who would like to backpack and travel the world independently. The blog is a treasure trove of information and tips for backpackers and gap year traveller. He shares the lowdown on everyhting from backpacking basics, safety precaution tips and budgeting advices, especially useful for those who haven’t tried it or don’t know where to start.



8_259x 259Backpacks and Bunkbeds

Besides documenting his travels, London based budget traveller, Neil, writes his blog to share helpful travel tips and inspiration to fellow backpackers and travellers. He covers tips from the usual money saving tips to affordable hostel recommendations. For the aspiring pro travel bloggers, he has a tech section for tips on things like Wordpress plugins, Youtube and HTML basics. Get inspired with his stories and advices on why volunteering while traveling can be such a worthwhile and rewarding experience.



The _vagab _travel _blogThe Expert Vagabond

The blog by Matthew Karsten is an exciting traveller resource site, packed with travel tips, captivating images and exciting stories of his epic adventures and experiences. The blog will inspire you to get out of your comfort zone, embark on crazy adventures, all while not blowing all your money throughout the exhilarating process. Do check out his travel resource page where he gives tips and tricks on how you too can travel the world on a budget. The page features everything from saving money, travel gear packing to useful websites that he uses on a regular basis.



10_259x 259Just One Way Ticket

Blogger Sabrina takes us all over the world, from the creative metropolis of Berlin to the white sand beaches of the Philippines. The site is full of fabulous frugal tips to help you save big while fully enjoying the best that the destination can offer. Through her tips, stories and travel inspiration, she lets us in on how she left everything behind to do what her heart really desires - travelling! 




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