Amex Train: How to redeem a business class around-the-world trip with American Express credit cards

I know you’ve heard stories about people travelling around the world by applying for credit cards and getting huge signup bonuses. Heck, I myself have applied for some of the best travel credit cards in Canada to take advantage of the bonuses, but how does a typical couple do it who isn’t interested in applying [...]

By |2019-02-13T06:26:27+00:00February 13th, 2019|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Croatia?

Historic seaside towns, national parks filled with waterfalls, and a number of beautiful islands await those who travel to Croatia. It’s an ideal mix for many travellers, but, surprisingly, Croatia has only recently become a popular travel destination. Mainly due to Game of Thrones as it is home to several important filming locations including ‘Kings [...]

By |2019-02-11T08:46:56+00:00February 11th, 2019|Budget Travel, Destinations, featured, Travel|

How to Plan a Vacation Without Going Into Debt

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Alterna Bank. All opinions are my own. Planning vacations are one of the best things to do. Honestly, there’s nothing quite like looking up all the awesome things you can see, do, and eat while you’re travelling. The problem is, when you’re doing all [...]

By |2019-02-07T08:17:50+00:00February 7th, 2019|Budget Travel, featured, Personal Finance, Travel|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Singapore?

When it comes to travel in Southeast Asia, Singapore usually finds its way on the must-see list. This small country really stands out in this part of the world. While it still has plenty of temples and cultural attractions it is incredibly modern and, in some parts, maybe even a little bit futuristic. Of course, [...]

By |2019-01-31T15:31:37+00:00January 31st, 2019|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

STACK Mastercard Review | Get $25 for Free!

The STACK Mastercard is relatively new to Canadians, but let me assure you, it’s one of the best cards to enter the market in the last few years. First off, the STACK Mastercard is not a credit card, it’s actually a prepaid Mastercard. You load your funds via e-Transfer, or Visa Debit and then you [...]

By |2019-02-11T09:30:59+00:00January 31st, 2019|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Travel|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Egypt?

Egypt is one of those countries has captured the interest of people from around the world. It’s fascinating history, impressive monuments, and rich culture has impressed many travellers over the years. However, unlike other cities such as Paris or Amsterdam where it’s best to roam and explore on your own, you'll want to hire professional [...]

By |2019-01-22T16:43:38+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

Credit Cards With Lounge Access

**This post contains affiliate links One of the worst things about travelling is the airport experience before a flight or during a layover. Think about the uncomfortable seating (when available), crowded bathrooms, overprice food, and noisy/busy areas. To escape this chaotic environment, you can head into airport lounges which are private, offer food, and comfortable [...]

By |2019-02-13T07:53:01+00:00January 15th, 2019|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Travel|

6 Tips for Solo Travellers

Travelling solo may not appeal to everyone, but anyone who’s done it once will agree that it’s a thrilling experience with many benefits. There’s nothing like doing whatever you want during your vacation and not having to worry about keeping your travel companions happy. Despite how exciting things can be, if you’re a first time [...]

By |2019-01-18T10:11:47+00:00January 10th, 2019|Budget Travel, Travel, Travel news|