HelpX (Help Exchange – Worldwide)
An incredible way to see the world, share your talents, and gain experiences in all sorts of ways with all kinds of people. It is a Help Exchange, where you give your time and talents, with lodging and food in return. Gardening, cleaning, farming, building, writing, cooking, and working the front desk are just a few of the options!
AirBnB (Cost-Effective Lodging)
Truly magical, affordable finds throughout the whole world. From shared homes to entire flats, from Thailand bungalows to high rises in New York, this is the best website for those who’d like to travel just as elegantly for a whole lot less.
Matrix Airfare (Best Flight Finder)
Matrix takes a novel approach to finding cheap and convenient flights. Adding together one-ways, looking at alternative airports, and seeing the least expensive day and time to fly, the website makes travel planning a breeze.
Chase Sapphire (Travel Credit Card)
Excellent benefits, lots of bonus miles when you sign up, and no international fees.
Settimo Cielo (B&B in Northern Tuscany)
A gorgeous B&B tucked away in the mountains of Northern Tuscany. Go to this paradise in Italy, and you will never regret it. Brilliant hosts, fantastic food, and unforgettable views.