GlobalSapien is a platform dedicated to promoting alternative destinations, alternative forms of travel, and alternative lifestyles centered around travel. Specifically, we advocate a sustainable, community-based approach to experiencing the world through reliance on social capital rather than financial resources.

The Geography of Cheap Airfare

International travel is much more affordable than you think. If you are like most Americans, you overestimate the cost of international airfare because you assume it must be more expensive than domestic flights. As counterintuitive as it may sound, however, the recent expansion of international budget airlines have made flying to Europe cheaper than flying between most [...]