Traveling Economically in Europe

A European vacation can be much more affordable than many people believe, and there are alternatives for every budget.  Although some people have always considered themselves “budget travelers,” these days everyone planning a trip to Europe wants to be smarter about spending money.  These links offer a variety of suggestions for making the best use of your vacation dollars.

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