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Keeping it Cheapo in '08
January 24, 2008

Well, we've finally recovered from that holiday haze and are back on the hotel hunt. We're resolved to tracking down the best budget hotels in Europe in 2008.

...and at some point we'll also hop on a treadmill!

January deals—for March trips!

Pension Elisabeth in Salzburg
Using CheapoSearch, we found these great rates, for our editor's picks, in mid-March*:

1) Florence: Fiorentino
Santa Maria Novella, 1-star hotel, Doubles: €39

2) Salzburg: Pension Elisabeth
Schallmoos, 1-star pension, Doubles: €45

3) Amsterdam: Hotel Hortus
Plantagebuurt, 1-star hotel, Doubles: €50

4) Paris: Les Chansonniers
Republique, 2-star hotel, Doubles: €55

5) Madrid: Hotel Ingles
Huertas & Santa Anna, 3-star hotel, Doubles: €78

*Prices and availability subject to change. Above rates are based on a CheapoSearch conducted on January 22nd for March 4-6th (2 guests).

Featured Columnist: Travel Gram

Travel Gram Eileen Detlefsen

Author and grandmother Eileen Detlefsen lends Cheapos her best time-tested travel advice and anecdotes in her monthly column, "Travel Gram." This year, she unveils many new stories and pearls of wisdom.

Read her latest, Souvenir Woes? Try Freebies!

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Mystery Photo: What city is this?

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Getting Cheapo By the Day

Throughout the week, we bring you lots of budget tips for traveling to Europe in our blog.

Some examples of how our posts can save euros:
  • Rome: A List of Free Sights
    Lots of Roman freebies plus admission prices for major attractions like the Colosseum.

  • London: The Cheapest Cup of Coffee
    McDonald's was a runner-up. See who's got the lowest price for joe.

  • Amsterdam: Best Budget Theme Hotels
    A hemp lover's paradise, rooms with points of view, and more.

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It's gonna be a great year, Cheapos!

Tchau, auf Wiedersehen, and Happy 2008!

Your Friends at EuroCheapo

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