Hua Hin on a Budget

Pin Tweet Share Share Email +1Hua Hin is a seaside resort city about a 2-3 hour car or bus ride from Bangkok, in Thailand.  Hua Hin has both a cosmopolitan (big hotel chains like Hyatt, Mariott, and Intercontinental are here) and quaint seaside town feel...

Myanmar on a Budget

Pin Tweet Share Share Email +1Myanmar (previously known as Burma) recently opened up to the world is still relatively untapped by mainstream tourism. It is located between India, China, and Thailand and is a great travel destination for any shoestring South East Asia...

Young and Thrifty’s AirBnB Review

Pin Tweet Share Share Email +1When we went on our amazing bucket list trip to Omaha to see Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger we knew we wanted to go about a year in advance for the actual Berkshire Hathaway Annual General Meeting (See Part 1 and Part 2 of my once in a...

How to Save Money on a Cruise

Pin Tweet Share Share Email +1In my early (or maybe mid thirties) I went on my first ever cruise from Vancouver to Alaska.  My traveling companions were cruise veterans, but I was a cruise virgin.  It is a bit surreal seeing over 2000+ people on a large ship and...

Best Way to Use Aeroplan Miles

Pin4 Tweet Share7 Share1 Email +1Shares 12Yes, I am well aware that Aeroplan isn’t the best points program and there are others that are much better without the hassle of Aeroplan. However, being that Air Canada kind of has a monopoly in Canada, and points are...