City breaks in Europe can easily make a pretty big dent in your wallet, especially in summer months, when costs can jump up three times. I spent ten days in Barcelona for €25 a day, in the middle of the summer. I had a full apartment for myself, saw all the major tourist sights (and went off the beaten track too!), and went out for food multiple times. What? Yep, fo real. I’ll share how I did this, and some tips on how you can save money in Barcelona too!
The quest was a simple one: to book the cheapest Ryanair flight, and spend a weekend in the chosen city. After crafting a top three of top choices, we landed on Dublin. And so in classic Milou-style we jetted off to one of the most expensive cities in Europe! How did I manage to spend a frugal fabulous weekend there? And how much money did I have to fork over, exactly? I’ll share the deets.