The Best Capsule Hotels in Tokyo

Tokyo, Japan is a dream destination for many, however, the fear of expensive costs often makes people second guess travelling to this county. That being said, Japan has some pretty cool and affordable accommodation options, including capsule hotels in Tokyo. What is a capsule hotel? Also known as a pod hotel, a capsule hotel provides [...]

By | 2018-06-11T17:17:51+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

Tips to Help You Manage Your Money This Summer Without Sacrificing Any Fun

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kijiji. All opinions are my own. Forget the holidays, summer is the season where I spend the most money. There are vacations (although we took ours in May this year), weekend trips, weddings, meeting up with friends, and much more. In addition, this year [...]

By | 2018-06-16T19:53:32+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Budget Travel, My Money, Personal Finance|

5 Ways to Save for a Vacation Without Making it Feel Like You’re Saving

One of the biggest complaints I hear about travel is how expensive it can be. Sure, some people may end up spending five digits a year on their travels, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a good trip for $1,500. I honestly believe that travelling doesn’t have to be expensive, but admittedly, coming up [...]

By | 2018-06-09T21:09:39+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Budget Travel, Travel|

Rogers Platinum Mastercard Review

**This Rogers Platinum Mastercard review is based on the changes coming into effect as of May 23, 2018. Also note that I'm a casual employee of Rogers but not a spokesperson. If you’re considering a Rogers Mastercard, understand that they currently have two available: The Rogers Platinum Mastercard and the Rogers World Elite Mastercard. The [...]

By | 2018-05-26T15:00:32+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

The Cheapest and Most Popular Destinations in 2018 for Canadians

Travelling within Canada is notoriously expensive, but it turns out right now is the cheapest time to travel across the country. Well, not this exact moment, but rather the month of April is when you’ll find the best deals. According to KAYAK, the world’s leading travel search engine, the week of April 23rd is the [...]

By | 2018-05-07T01:39:12+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

The Best Travel Credit Cards in Canada

**This post contains affiliate links Frequently I’m asked what the best travel credit cards in Canada are. Depending on what your needs are, I’ll have a different answer, but most of the time people are looking for a card that offers a big signup bonus. My list below of the best travel rewards credit cards [...]

By | 2018-06-13T14:01:59+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

American Express Gold Rewards Card Review

**This post contains affiliate links American Express Gold Rewards card is one of the best travel rewards credits in Canada and is currently one of my favourite cards on the market. It has an annual fee of $150, but comes with a huge signup bonus of 25,000 Membership Reward points. Here's the thing, if you [...]

By | 2018-06-10T08:24:18+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|