10 Must-do Experiences for Your First Trip to Europe

A Eurotrip is arguably a right of passage. Europe was the first place I headed to when I started to travel on my own since it offered a wide variety of sites and attractions. The problem is, how do you narrow down you must-do experiences for your first trip to Europe? The continent is huge [...]

By | 2017-11-08T23:47:07+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, featured, Travel|

What to do if Your Luggage is Delayed or Damaged

One of the worst things that can happen to you when travelling is if your luggage is delayed, damaged, or lost. If it’s at the start or the middle of your trip, it’s a major inconvenience. If it happens when you return home, it’s arguably more annoying since you end your travels on a down [...]

By | 2017-11-12T07:52:28+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Budget Travel, Personal Finance, Travel|

Travel Hacks That Will Help You Save Money Now!

**This is a sponsored post written by me in partnership with KAYAK. All opinions are my own. Over the years, travel hacking has become a popular thing. Travel hacking traditionally referred to people who collect frequent flier points and miles to get free flights and hotels, but these days the term is used in a [...]

By | 2017-10-29T14:37:25+00:00 October 14th, 2017|Budget Travel, Travel, Travel news|

Ultra Low Cost Carriers in Canada

Ultra-low-cost carriers in Canada (ULCC) have finally arrived. Okay, they’ve been around (on and off) for quite a few years, but with WestJet’s recent announcement that their ULCC, Swoop is set to take off next summer, Canadians are excited about cheap airfare. The reality is, Canadians feel like they pay way too much for flights. [...]

By | 2017-10-15T09:07:16+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Budget Travel, Travel, Travel news|

Canadian Credit Cards Without Foreign Transaction Fees

One of the most annoying things about credit cards is the fact that most of them charge an additional fee of 2.5% when we make a purchase in a foreign currency. You'd be forgiven if you didn't know about this since it's not widely advertised, but the fee is rolled right into the exchange making it [...]

By | 2017-09-30T10:54:06+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

Where to Enjoy A Pint Around the World According to Price

Along with a rush of excitement for impending adventure, travel brings with it a necessary need to sit back, relax, and have a beer. Imagine how a day filled with jaw-dropping architecture, awe-inducing art exhibits, and mouth-watering local cuisine can be perfectly capped off with a simple pint. To that end, the beer-loving team at [...]

By | 2017-09-06T17:32:55+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

The Top Travel Websites Used by Canadians

It doesn’t matter if you’re booking flights, hotels, or doing research for your trip, many of us end up using the same websites every time. There’s nothing wrong with that, but have you ever wondered what are the most used travel sites by Canadians? Digital marketing specialists, SEMrush did some research and found what the [...]

By | 2017-08-29T07:35:18+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Budget Travel, Travel|

The Cheapest Week to Travel This Summer

Labour Day is just around the corner, and if you haven’t made any travel plans yet, you might be surprised to learn that there’s still some time to score some wicked deals. KAYAK, the world’s leading travel search engine has analyzed their data and have found that the week of August 28th is the cheapest [...]

By | 2017-08-17T10:03:30+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|