Use credit cards with reward points for large muse-related advertising and manufacturing expenses
Purchase tickets far in advance (three months or more) or last minute, and aim for both departure and return between Tuesday and Thursday
Consider buying one ticket to an international hub and then an ongoing ticket with a cheap local airline
How to pack:
One week of clothing appropriate to the season, including one semi formal shirt and pair of pants or skirt for customs. Think T-shirts, one pair of shorts, and a multipurpose pair of jeans.
Backup photocopies or scanned copies of all important documents: health insurance, passport/visa, credit cards, debit cards, etc.
Debit cards, credit cards, and $200 worth of small bills in local currency
Small cable bike lock for securing luggage while in transit or in hostels; a small padlock for lockers if needed