Let's be honest for one second, traveling often entails a lot of planning, some of it last minute. Here's a compendium of useful links & resources to help speed things along.
- Atlas Obscura
Google Flights has been my go-to for a long time, in particular thanks to its useful explore feature, and relatively clean and straight-forward interface.
Where to Sleep?
This is the general category of sites based on homestays that don't cost money, but are instead based on mutual value creation. Airbnb really put a dent in this category tbh.
A crowdsourced map of places where folks (many with cars or campervans) have overnighted, with notes.
Open Camping Map
A map of campsites based on openly available data. Can be filtered based on type of campground. Not necessarily accurate.