I’ve been traveling for many years now and the resources listed below are the exact ones I am using when I plan and book the next destination. I believe they are the best ones out there.
Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links, and at no additional cost to you, I earn a commission if you make a purchase. I use them because I like them and have made my travels better.
Booking.com is a booking site with the largest hotel base – from budget to luxurious hotels.
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HotelsCombined.com is a hotel fare search engine comparing hotel prices across many booking websites such as Booking.com, Agoda, etc.
This website connects you to people who can host you for free. It’s a great way to meet locals and save money.
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In the past I used to do my visas by myself but then I discovered that I can skip the crowds and save some time using iVisa.com
SkyScanner.com searches the best airfare among different airlines, including many of the budget carriers (but not all of them!)
Rome 2 Rio
Use it to see how to get from point A to point B the best and cheapest way possible. It gives you all the bus, train, plane, taxi, or boat routes that can get you to point B and the cost.
BlaBlaCar is a ridesharing website. I used it in France, Poland, Austria. It’s reliable but sometimes you may not be lucky with the drivers so read carefully!