Media Tim

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Make Your Travel Dollars Worth a Fortune
The Contrarian Traveler’s Guide to Getting More for Less

Tim Leffel is an award-winning travel writer who has dispatched articles from five continents over an 18-year period. He is the author of Make Your Travel Dollars Worth a Fortune and also The World’s Cheapest Destinations, now in its third edition. He is also the co-author of Traveler’s Tool Kit: Mexico and Central America.

Leffel is frequently quoted in the media as a travel and destinations expert, with tips on finding the best travel values, for budgets from shoestring to lavish. He is also the editor of Perceptive Travel and contributes to a wide variety of magazines, newspapers and websites. He has been quoted as a value travel expert in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Travel + Leisure, Forbes, Newsweek, Smart Money, Men’s Health, Real Simple, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, National Geographic Traveler, MSN Money, Yahoo Finance, NPR’s Sound Money, and a long list of US and UK newspapers.

For more information on his various projects, go to

Find author information at the media site for The World’s Cheapest Destinations here.

Leffel’s award-winning Cheapest Destinations travel blog.