Madrid on a budget

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Introduction One of the 3 great cities of Spain, Madrid. Population- 45 M Area- 504K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 20 EUR (moderate)- 40-55 EUR Transport Madrid to Lisbon – via RyanAir/ EasyJet Barcelona to Madrid- 17 EUR (GoEUR/ALSA- the largest bus network in Spain) Metro- 1 EUR per metro ride (RENFE)   Accommodation TOC Hostel –   11 EUR

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Cheap ways to travel to Europe

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Europe is not a cheap destination. But it is still possible to realize your dream to travel to the oldest continent of the world. How? Here are some of my tips in regards to the following: Pack light to save that luggage fee at airlines and buses. Be flexible with your travel time. Most flights are cheaper in off-peak hours.

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PARIS on a budget

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Population- 2.2  M (Paris) Area- 105.4K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 30 EUR (moderate)- 50 EUR Paris is indeed the most stylish, and  glamorous city that I find in Europe. Everything is beautiful in Paris. Every corner and in every sidewalk, you won’t mind getting lost at all.  Almost all tourist attractions are reachable on foot. Sncf bus-  this

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SAN MARINO on a budget

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Population- 33,344 (2018) Area- 504K sq.km Currency- EUR Daily budget (extreme)- 30 EUR (moderate)- 45-55 EUR Officially the Republic of San Marino, San Marino is also known as  the Most Serene Republic of San Marino, is  the world’s smallest republic and micro state landlocked by Italy with a size just over 61 km2(24 sq mi). It is also the world’ s oldest republic and sovereign state having been established in AD 301 on Monte Titano.

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Rome on a budget

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Ciao. Buona giornata! Benvenuto in Roma, Italia. I’m going to show you how I tour Rome for a day. I walked, ate, got lost; but continued my DIY walking tour in Rome. It’s easy to travel around Rome.Not just here. Perhaps in any city in Europe. This is because tourist attractions are compressed (most of the time) in one area,

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Paris Walking Tour

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Bonjour, comment allez-vous? je mapelle Anna La Viajera. Bienvenue à Paris, France.   We all know that eating out in France isn’t that cheap. I traveled to France from Belgium by bus for around 4 hours. Then, I searched for my hostel and rode the metro to reach it. The following day, after my breakfast, I was ready for my whole-day

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Lisbon on a budget

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Cheap. Laid back. Diverse. These are the  3 words I can describe Lisbon , Portugal.  Snack on its famous Pasteis de nata and wash it down with coffee at any of its Art Noveau cafes, travel back in time with the sights of its wooden trams, and the medieval feel you’ll get while passing on its Alfama quarter.   Population-

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Foods to try in Lisbon, Portugal

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Like In Spain, Portuguese lunch is at 2 pm. Some restaurants are closed at noon. Hence, for someone with an Asian diet, wherein lunchtime means from 11am to 1pm, it takes a good amount of effort to wait until these restaurants are open again. Your itinerary for the day will have to be changed. Another realization for me on this

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Madrid Walking Tour

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From Sagrada Familia station, I headed to Arc de Triomf, the nearest station to Estacion Nord bus station.After 7 hours of bus travel, I arrived at the capital of Spain, Madrid!.   Related article:  BARCELONA: THINGS TO DO, FOODS TO TRY, SUGGESTED ITINERARIES     My hostel is located in Puerta del Sol, which is the center of the nation.

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Top foods to try in Spain: Madrid & Barcelona

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If you like guisados  and bar chow, you’ll surely like Spanish foods.  In my own opinion, Spain has the best tasting  cured ham in the world.  So, what are the foods to try in Spain, specifically in the cultural cities of Barcelona and Madrid?   1. Churros con chocolate It is a long tubular dough  thick chocolate. Try it on your

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