Why I love the Free Market Economy

European Airlines. What does that have to do with a free market economy? Everything. Fact: Currently, it is cheaper for me to fly from Boston to London than it is to fly from Boston to Las Vegas. Fact: The European airline systems were deregulated back in the early 90s, and during this time, many small … Continue reading Why I love the Free Market Economy

Planning for the trip (Or, how I’m travelling to 9 countries for $1500)

LIke every solid Type A person out there, before I left, I knew I needed a plan. This is a brief synopsis of what I did to get the best prices on everything: Step 1: Dream I literally thought about travelling for years before I actually booked my first international flight. For this particular Eurotrip, … Continue reading Planning for the trip (Or, how I’m travelling to 9 countries for $1500)

Cheap and Incredible Cures for Wanderlust

So, back when I was 7, my Dad read me The Hobbit, by JRR Tolkein. The Hobbit is an incredible story, filled with excitement, adventure and, best of all, dragons. It was the first novel I can remember reading. Nowadays, pretty much everyone knows about it, I mean, it was turned into a movie trilogy.... … Continue reading Cheap and Incredible Cures for Wanderlust