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Cabo San Lucas Car Rental Scams

Cabo San Lucas Car Rental Scams

Car rental scams in Cabo San Lucas are blatant and rampant. Fortunately, I was prepared to avoid the scamps. Preparation was based on reviews of car rental agencies in Cabo San Lucas on TripAdvisor. Here is a recount of how one car rental, Eurocar, tried to scam me and what I did to protect myself, avoiding $380 in hidden and unnecessary charges.

Fee NYC for Tourists

10 Free Things To Do in New York City For Tourists

New York City is a fantastic tourist destination, but it can also be expensive. Broadway tickets, dining, and hotels can be extremely expensive. In fact, even though there are several great ways to save money on hotels in NYC, it is still one of the most expensive cities for accommodation. Fortunately, New York also has many great attractions, sites and activities that travelers can take in without spending a penny.

Here is a list of the top 10 free things to do in New York City.

cheapest way from Las Vegas airport to Strip

Cheapest Way to Get From Las Vegas Airport to Strip

The cheapest way to get from the Las Vegas airport to the Strip depends on the number of travelers. A solo traveler can save money by taking a shuttle, but 2 or more travelers are probably better off taking a taxi if their hotel is on the Strip.

Flying from Bellingham for Canadians

Canadians Can Fly From Bellingham For Cheaper Flights

Anyone who lives in lower British Columbia (Vanouver, Victoria, Kelowna, etc) should consder Bellingham when flying for the many benefits it has to offer:

Tips for Cheaper Hotels in Manhattan

10 Tips for Cheaper Hotels in Manhattan

New York City is one of the most expensive cities in the United States (second only to Miami). With a bit of digging, however, it is possible to find cheap accommodations in Manhattan. These 10 tips for cheaper hotels in Manhattan offer unique strategies to save money on lodging.

Ko Olina Lagoons

Ko Olina Lagoons in Hawaii Offer Great Snorkelling

I had the privilege of visiting Waikiki, Hawaii for two weeks. We rented a condo at the Waikiki Banyan) and a car from Priceline (at $14 per day). The family has settled in nicely and we have been visiting our obligatory tourist attractions (especially Waikiki beach). Anyone who knows Waikiki also knows that this beach […]

Las Vegas 24 Hour Buffet Pass

Las Vegas 24 Hour Buffet Pass

The Las Vegas 24 hour buffet pass is a deal that lets you visit select buffets as often as you like within a 24 hour period. For just $50, its worth it for those travellers wishing to eat at 2 or more buffets during their stay in Vegas. Here is an overview of how it works along with some tips to get the most of your pass and avoid long lineups.

Black Rock Resort Review Ucluelet

Black Rock Resort in Ucluelet, BC

Vancouver Island offers a great variety of sites and activities for visitors to experience.  At the souther tip, Victoria offers tourists great pubs, the Inner Harbour, Butchart Gardens, and of course, tea at the Empress Hotel.  Along the eaast cost, Parksville has vast sandy beaches where you can walk out nearly 1 kilometer during low […]

Ten Tips for Cheaper Vacations

Ten Tips For Cheaper Vacations

I was recently on a United Airlines flight to Las Vegas and read an article in their magazine on how to save money on travel.  The article, as you might expect, was full of suggestions on why you should choose United for all your flight and travel needs.  It was a mediocre article at best […]

Hotwire vs Priceline: Which is cheaper for hotels?

Hotwire or Priceline: Which is Cheaper for Hotels?

This article uses data to compare which is cheaper for hotels, Hotwire or Priceline. Based on analysis, it is found that Priceline is usually cheaper by around 10%. Want tips for better bidding to get even lower prices? This article discussed how to bid low and work your way up to save even more on bidding for travel.