Tokyo Hostel Guide: The Best Hostels in Tokyo

Japan is often mistaken as an expensive country, but there are plenty of cheap accommodations in Tokyo. In my Tokyo hostel guide, I’ll not only share with you the cheap hostels in Tokyo, but also the best hostels in Tokyo. Regardless of how much you want to spend or your preference in location, one of [...]

By | 2018-02-15T22:53:28+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Budget Travel, Destinations, featured, Travel|

10 Common Travel Scams and How to Avoid Them

Travel scams are the worst, there’s no way to ruin your mood and vacation when you realize you’ve been ripped off. It doesn’t matter where in the world you are, someone will try to take advantage of you. The good thing is, most travel scams are similar throughout the world, so you can protect yourself [...]

By | 2018-02-06T16:18:59+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Budget Travel, featured, Travel|

Top Travel Destination’s for Valentine’s Day

If you’re planning something special for Valentine’s day, how about going on a trip? Valentine’s Day falls on a Wednesday this year and it happens to be the week right before the long weekend this year so it’s the perfect time to take some extended time off with your special someone. The question is, where [...]

By | 2018-01-28T19:51:51+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Budget Travel, Travel|

19 Tips for Travelling With a Baby for the First Time

As avid travellers, my wife and I knew we would eventually travel with baby Scarlett. Some people prefer to wait six months to a year before travelling with their baby, but we decided to do it at four months. We weren’t intimidated by the challenge of travelling with a baby, but I do admit I [...]

By | 2018-01-09T21:21:08+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Budget Travel, Family finances, Travel|

The Top 10 Travel Destinations for 2018

With 2018 fast approaching, it's time to start thinking about your travel for the new year. The question is, where should you go? I partnered with the travel experts at The Travel Corporation Canada to come up with 10 top destinations for 2018 that shouldn't be missed.  From ancient temples in Japan to towering mountains [...]

By | 2018-01-22T20:59:18+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|

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 | 2017-12-06T19:57:31+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, 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|

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Japan?

If you plan on travelling to Japan for the first question most people ask is how much does it cost to go to Japan? There's a big misconception that Japan is expensive, but I didn't find it to be that much more expensive than other major cities I've visited. There are plenty of ways to do Japan on [...]

By | 2018-02-17T20:57:53+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|