For those planning a trip abroad, there's a lot to consider, from getting the best deal on a flight to finding a cheap place to stay and identifying affordable ground transportation. The good news is there are plenty of ways to keep costs to a minimum while globetrotting.
Louis DeNicola contributed to this story.
Traditional souvenirs can be inauthentic and expensive at major tourist spots. STA Travel, billed as the world’s largest student and youth travel company, suggests saving money by passing them up in favor of unique, local experiences that will make for good photos, create lasting memories, and feel more personal.