Blog about traveling differently and in a more up to date fashion. Give tips on staying in a hostel instead of a traditional hotel. Offer advice on looking into staying in someone's home renting out a room. Give examples of how to save money and upgrade by contacting hotels directly. Give tips on how to contact a hotel and telling them you are a first time visitor and are thinking of staying with a competitor. Bring your own snacks and bottle or two of wine and even a case of water in your car to save money.