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Europe Budget-Backpacking | FAQ

Europe Budget-Backpacking | FAQ

For how long did you plan your trip?
I've always had a passion for traveling and seeing the world, but the idea to backpack Europe for an extended period of time first came to me in December of 2014. I knew I wanted to travel in the summer, so that gave me around five months to plan it. The first thing I did was set up a savings plan, a budget, and a 'dream list' of all the cities I wanted to go to. After that, it was just a matter of figuring out the details.

Santorini Guide | Where To Stay & What To Do!

Santorini Guide | Where To Stay & What To Do!

When people think of Santorini they think of Oia. The white-washed buildings, the sky-blue roofs, the beautiful ocean view – that’s all Oia. I fell in love with this little northern village when I visited, and when I go back to Santorini this is where I’m headin' for sure! Oia is small and expensive, so I wouldn’t choose to stay here if you’re on a budget, but fear not, the island has a ton of inexpensive public buses running there all day.