Top Stories Travel
- How To Survive Public Transport Abroad
- Why Petrol Prices Have Fallen (And How That Saves Money Elsewhere)
- How To Save Money When Travelling To Any Destination
- Roll Your Windows Down Instead Of Using The AC To Save Fuel
- How To Travel All Week On Opal For Under $15
- Taste Test: Qantas' New Super-Sized Economy Meals
The perfect road trip across the US would take you to all the must-see landmarks and historical sites and minimise unnecessary driving, but figuring out the ideal path isn’t easy. CS graduate research assistant and data tinkerer Randal Olson created an algorithm to solve this problem and come up with an epic road trip.
Sites like Airbnb and VRBO are fantastic alternatives to a cramped hotel room. But you don’t always have to settle for the rate the owner is asking, especially when travelling last minute. By learning to negotiate the rate, and knowing what to ask for, you can lower your holiday costs significantly.