Couchsurfing - stay temporarily in a series of other people's homes, typically making use of improvised sleeping arrangements.
The platform is a gift economy; hosts are not allowed to charge for lodging. It is based on the idea that people are generally kind. hitchhiking- Hitchhiking (also known as thumbing or hitching) is a means of of transportation that is gained by asking individuals, usually strangers, for a ride in their automobiles or other vehicle. A ride is usually, but not always, free.
Itinerant have also used hitchhiking as a primary mode of travel for the better part of the last century, and continue to do so today.