A backpacker’s guide for how to find a cheap place to stay, wherever in the world you’re traveling and whatever your budget.
Whether you’re looking to save money or you arrived too late to check into a hotel, below are 5 spots where you can sleep for free in Europe.
I had a local connection, a place to sleep for 4 nights, and an extra $160+ in my pocket.
People participate in Couchsurfing groups because they like sharing their knowledge and helping.
After a few nights at The Backpack (hostel), I switched over to staying with Hannes, who agreed to host me via Couchsurfing. I was lucky enough to not only hang out with him a few nights, but to also have the chance to spend a few extra nights with the woman I sat next to […]
The Pan American Collective was a week of events, ranging from parties to sightseeing.
Under no circumstances do you Couchsurf without doing your research.
You can simply meet for “coffee or a drink” and you do not even have to offer your couch!
People mistake this awesome travel community for simply free accommodation…
My obsession with traveling began like most others. I was in the midst of my first big trip to a far-away land (in my case it was China) and I found myself experiencing these feelings that I never wanted to go away. They were feelings such as wanderlust, excitement, and amazement, but most importantly I felt […]