FINDING THE BEST PRICE ON HOTELS
Booking.com is the best place to find the best accommodations depending on your budget in 80,000 destinations all over the world.
Lastminute.com is good great for last minute deals.
FINDING CHEAP FLIGHTS
Momondo When searching for cheap flights, this got to be the place you should visit. It searches quite a great number of sites for the best fare there is available includings both standard and budget airlines.
Kayak is a service that helps you find the best price on flights, hotels and car rental and activities.
Skyscanner is the go-to resource for finding the cheapest flights. It’s searches all flight records and shows you the cheapest deals.
BOOKING ACCOMMODATION WITH LOCAL HOSTS
Airbnb is a helpful site which boasts the largest directory of apartments as well as homes for rent.
World Nomads , never travel without being insured, this will cover essential things such as emergency medical evacuation, baggage delay and trip cancellation.
This is the original book that gave me the travelling bug. Ralf Potts digs deep on the philosophy behind travel, as well some practical tips. It’s a must read!