How Much Does it Cost to Go to Iceland?

There is no question that Iceland is a hot destination right now. Thanks to Game of Thrones, the allure of the northern lights, and some very affordable airfare courtesy of the new Icelandic budget airline, WOW air, people from around the world are flocking to this Nordic country. However, with its stunning scenery and powerful [...]

By |2018-12-17T06:55:20+00:00December 17th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, featured, Travel|

Kyoto 3 Day Itinerary

If you’re headed to Japan, then the odds are you’re going to pass through Kyoto. The city is Japan’s old capital and was left relatively untouched during the war. As a result, the city feels very traditional while having modern services. There are over 1,600 temples, more than 400 shrines, and 17 Unesco World Heritage [...]

By |2018-12-06T07:27:22+00:00December 6th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, Family finances, featured, Travel|

Credit Card Hacks: How to legally maximize your points and cards

Credit card hacks are some of the easiest things you can do. Heck, you’re likely already doing some of these hacks and you don’t even know it. I’m not talking about real hacks that will get you in trouble with the law, but rather, these credit card hacks focus on perks and benefits that come [...]

By |2018-12-03T07:47:48+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, featured, Personal Finance, 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 |2018-12-03T07:47:56+00:00December 1st, 2018|Budget Travel, Travel, Travel news|

How to Enjoy Orlando Without Spending a Fortune

**Visit Orlando and Universal Orlando Resort sponsored parts of my recent trip to Orlando. They had no say in the content of this article. There’s no denying that Orlando can be an expensive destination. If you were to visit any of the theme parks, you’ll spend at least $100 USD per ticket for a one [...]

By |2018-12-05T09:44:54+00:00November 8th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

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 |2018-10-31T11:24:34+00:00October 31st, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

7 Mistakes to Avoid With Your Travel Rewards Credit Cards

One of the easiest travel hacks out there is using a travel rewards credit card. What makes them so appealing are the generous signup bonuses and the ability to earn additional points on your daily spending. Those points can eventually be redeemed for free or discounted travel. Sounds simple enough right? It should be, but [...]

By |2018-11-11T13:24:43+00:00October 29th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel|

How Much Does it Cost to go to Hawaii?

When it comes to a beach vacation, Hawaii is one of the first places that comes to mind. Idyllic white beaches, great food, friendly locals, and stunning scenery made famous by Hollywood movies including Jumanji 2 and Jurassic Park. But, just how much does it cost to go to this tropical paradise? I’m going to [...]

By |2018-10-24T20:31:01+00:00October 25th, 2018|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 |2018-10-31T10:33:49+00:00October 15th, 2018|Budget Travel, Credit cards, Travel|