Being a jetsetter always seemed like a status reserved for the wealthy elite. Walking up the steps and entering a private plane may be the imagery associated with a luxury lifestyle, but you no longer have to work with a seven-figure budget to touch down on every continent. To be a jetsetter these days you just need a near insatiable level of wanderlust and the ability to stay one step ahead of the travel game. New school jetsetting is all about seeing as much as you want to see, for as long as you want to see it, for costs that don't put you in the red. If you know how to do it right, you can say goodbye to jetlag and hello to free flights.

Once the government starts running again, get your passport situation right, pick a place on the map, and learn these 25 Travel Hacks Every Aspiring Jetsetter Needs to Know.

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