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How Much Does It Cost to Travel Greece – A Not-So-Budgetty Trip through Mainland Greece

How much does it cost to travel Greece on a budget? We will give you an indication of some of our spendings to show how expensive Greece is. Prices may vary from shop to shop, the prices indicated are the cheapest price we found. We spent some time in the Balkans …
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Oct 7, 2017

How Much Does It Cost to Travel Macedonia – How Much We Spent in a Week

If you are planning a trip to Macedonia, it may help you to see how much it cost us. Although we didn't write down every single expense, we did keep track of prices to give an indication of prices in different areas of the country. We arrived in Skopje at midnight …
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Sep 23, 2017

Macedonians: A Peculiar Folk – Oddities about Macedonia and its People

Every country has its own customs, manners and people. Sometimes, this may seem odd to outsiders. We mentioned the Lisbonese, the Germans and the Philippines before; and this time, we want to share the things that we thought were peculiar in Macedonia. We enjoyed traveling Macedonia. It's a country with beautiful nature and …
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Sep 22, 2017

The Best Viewpoints and Swimming Spots around Lake Ohrid

Lake Ohrid is the pearl of Macedonia's stunning nature and therefore should be discovered from all angles and perspectives. This article presents 4 charming places surrounding the lake, all offering unique viewpoints and refreshing swimming spots Lake Ohrid offers splendid and breathtaking viewpoints and there are many nice beaches to relax and …
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Sep 22, 2017

How to Travel Budva and Kotor for Less than € 12 per Day

Montenegro or Crna Gora (Black mountain) is the first ecological state ever, meaning that the country established a legal paper to protect its nature and the rare species of animals within. Montenegro bears ancient forests with trees more than 500 years old, crystal clear rivers and wide ranges of landscapes that …
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Sep 9, 2017

Colorful Streets of Mostar – Guide to Mostar's Street Art

Every city has streets: Long streets, narrow streets, clean streets, dirty streets, colorful streets, dull streets When we explore a new place, we pass hundreds of streets. Often without even realizing it. However, when we realize it, it's due to the fact that something caught our attention. Sometimes we become fully …
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Sep 6, 2017


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A Couple of Words about A Couple of Countries

Hemmo and Tina, A Couple of Countries

We're Tina and Hemmo, a couple from different countries but with the same craziness for adventures.

We focus on traveling on a budget because we want to prove that there is always a way to keep your expenses down. Once you have a knack for how to treat your piggy bank, you will be surprised about how much you can see for less.

We don't plan much ahead nor are we limited by time. This gives us freedom to travel spontaneously and save more money.

On our blog we will show you the places we've been to and we'll break down the costs in detail to inspire you to travel more frugally.

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