There is a HUGE misconception about travel that a large budget is required. This could not be further from the truth. When we embarked on this marriage journey, it was immediately decided that we would travel often. Now, let’s be clear – we are not rich folks – not yet, at least. What we do have is a wealth of our creativity and resourcefulness. Turns out, it was all we needed to get started.

Marriage Confessions: ‘We Both Cheated On Our Honeymoon’

For our long-awaited honeymoon, we wanted to make sure that we had a great time and not spend the rent if you know what we mean. It’s not a good look, if we have fresh stamps on our passports but are homeless. We don’t need to travel that badly. On second thought…

We had to make decisions that affected our pocket and bottom line of creating an adventure that we could talk about for years to come. If you are willing to do a little work and do some non-traditional things, you are already on your way to saving some green.

Here’s what we did.