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10 Free Museums in Stockholm to Visit | RatesToTravel

The contemporary gallery Färgfabriken is just one of the many free museums in Stockholm. Arild In recent years the Swedish government has tried to make most state museums free, including several in Stockholm. This follows in the footsteps of a failed experiment in 2006 that tried to make all museums in the city free. Luckily, […]

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Paris: A guide to ordering beer in France | RatesToTravel

While you may think of France as a place for only wine lovers, beer drinkers can be seen sipping away on just about any terrasse you come across in Paris. Available pretty much everywhere, beer is just as popular to drink as wine at a cafe or bar. But the typical beer experience in France […]

Portugal Budget Travel Guide: 10 ways to save

Portugal Budget Travel Guide: 10 ways to save | RatesToTravel

Beautiful Lisbon, Portugal. Photo: MK With its mild climate, beautiful beaches and inexpensive cuisine (including the wine!), Portugal is a paradise for budget travelers, especially when compared to other destinations in Western Europe. That said, the savviest Cheapos are always looking for new ways to save a few extra euros. If that’s you, you’ve come […]

Dubai: Best Shopping, Nightlife & Where to Stay

Dubai: Best Shopping, Nightlife & Where to Stay | RatesToTravel

Dubai is a city of superlatives, home to glittering skyscrapers, world-class shopping and a dizzying array of cultural attractions. The city oozes glamour on a grand scale, from supersized hotels and luxury malls to an over-the-top nightlife scene. The concept of moderation doesn’t vibe with Dubai. Here, the unofficial motto is “go big or go […]

14 Best Curacao Hotels for a Late Summer Caribbean Getaway

14 Best Curacao Hotels for a Late Summer Caribbean Getaway | RatesToTravel

Dotted with white-sand beaches and brightly-painted Dutch colonial buildings, Curacao is a tiny Caribbean island with gorgeous national parks and fascinating museums. The capital city Willemstad offers access to shopping and cultural attractions, while water-based adventures and laid-back beach bars are never far away. With over 400 million annual visitors to HotelsCombined, we’ve found the […]

14 Unbelievably Cheap Laguna Beach Hotels from $130

14 Unbelievably Cheap Laguna Beach Hotels from $130 | RatesToTravel

One of Southern California’s prettiest beach towns, Laguna Beach is an alluring coastal destination nestled between hidden coves, tide pools and majestic canyons. Outdoor enthusiasts, shoppers and art lovers alike flock to Laguna Beach’s sandy beaches, local art galleries, boutiques and family-friendly attractions. With over 400 million annual visitors to HotelsCombined, we’ve found the best […]

Budget-Friendly Luxury in India: Amazing Kerala Hotels

Budget-Friendly Luxury in India: Amazing Kerala Hotels | RatesToTravel

Nature lovers flock to Kerala, where a seemingly endless stretch of Arabian Sea coastline converges with the verdant Western Ghats, wildlife reservations and crystalline streams to create a beautiful tapestry of natural splendour. You’ll feel an immediate sense of peace while exploring the budget-friendly cities and townships of Kerala, including Kochi, Munnar and Trivandrum. With […]

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Spain: 8 overlooked destinations to visit | RatesToTravel

A charming coastal village in Asturias. Photo: Jose Luis During my time living in Barcelona, I’ve met many Europeans who have traveled to the US. I always ask them where they chose to go, curious as to which places enticed them. The truth is, with rare exceptions, I know the answer to my own question. Inevitably […]