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1. Posted by supercat (First Time Poster 1 posts) 12y

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hello im cosidering traveling to the south of spain, i have only got £200 and would like to know if anybody has got any tips for traveling really cheaply.
im going to start my journey fron dover as a foot passenger

2. Posted by bluewaav (Inactive 627 posts) 12y

All I can say is that I hope you speak Catalynian Spanish! Good luck!

3. Posted by Gelli (Travel Guru 2457 posts) 12y

Bluewaav, sure you don't mean Castillian?

Supercat - hitching is almost always the cheapest way, and can be great fun if you have relatively open plans and time scale (it's ok in a hurry as well, but not as much fun if you don't get a ride). But you have to be easygoing and be open to going wherever you can get a ride to instead of neccessarily insisting on one specific place.

If you just want to get to Sth Spain as quickly as possible, consider a cheapy flight (maybe from Beauvais airport if you want to cross channel by foot?)

Obvious stuff, like going to cheapy supermarkets for food etc, sleeping rough/on stations etc will save you money