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Travel

The Cheapest Places to Fly This Winter and Still Have an Amazing Vacation

Only suckers travel during peak season. Here are five great winter vacations you can take for under $350 for a round-trip flight.
Evie Carrick
12.14.18
money brain

People Told Us the Hilariously Cheap Things They Do to Save Money

From rinsing out used paper towels to dumpster diving for a new couch, here are the sometimes embarrassing—and always clever—ways we avoid spending even a penny more than absolutely necessary.
Jubilee Baez
10.2.18
Make this

Put Kimchi in Your Quesadilla Because Life is Short

Milk Bar's Christina Tosi ingeniously marries the funk of stinky blue cheese to equally pungent kimchi for a snack that takes less than 15 minutes to make.
Munchies Staff
1.11.18
keep it simple

The US Air Force Wants Cheap, Disposable Killer Drones

The LCAA would be a fraction of the cost of current military drones and be able to go on more dangerous missions than manned aircraft.
David Axe
5.30.17
AUSTIN

Meet the Angel of One of Austin's Last True Dive Bars

We spoke to Angel Altenhofel, one of Austin's longest-standing bartenders, about her thoughts on how Austin has changed, why her bar kicked out Willie Nelson, and how she landed this job between a funeral and a wake.
Laura Dixon
1.24.17
AUSTIN

Austin's 14 Best Cheap Eats Are Right Here for You to Explore

Our list of honest, no-B.S. restaurants where locals of every tax bracket enjoy delicious food.
Munchies Staff
12.20.16
wine

This Is How to Turn Any Crappy White Wine Into Fancy Champagne

Looking to impress despite your sad empty bank account? Here are two different ways to turn a bottle of garbage Chardonnay or Pinot Grigio into magical bubbly!
Munchies Staff
12.19.16
washington dc

Here Are the 19 Best Places to Eat on the Cheap in Washington, DC

Munchies Staff
11.7.16
coffee

The Majority of People Might Just Genuinely Prefer Cheap Coffee

A full 67 percent of testers liked the cheap stuff better. When Rossen blind-tested three of his coworkers, all three of them preferred the cheap coffee.
Alex Swerdloff
8.26.16
Vice Blog

How to Party When You're Young and Broke

No money? No problem!
Caroline Thompson
7.15.16
oysters

A Restaurant That Looks Like Your Grandma's Living Room Is Serving Britain’s Best Oysters

Wheelers Oyster Bar on the Kent coast may only seat 12 people and be decked out with knick knacks, but it’s regularly booked up months in advance.
Laura Martin
5.16.16
Thailand

Thailand's Dirt-Cheap Moonshine Is Going Upscale in Bangkok

Ya dong is a potent Thai liquor that's infused with medicinal herbs and sold at street stalls for a pittance. But it's increasingly showing up in fancier and much more expensive renditions in Bangkok's high-end bars and restaurants.
Natalie B. Compton
4.9.16
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