Hiroshima and Miyajima in One Day From Kyoto

If you’re headed to Japan and plan on spending some time in Kyoto, there’s a good chance that you’re planning a trip to Hiroshima. As you do your research, you’ll quickly learn that the island of Miyajima is just 30 minutes from Hiroshima and is another place that’s worth spending some time. But are Hiroshima [...]

By | 2017-09-17T09:15:41+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Destinations, featured, Travel|

Barcelona Neighbourhood Guide: La Rambla and the Gothic Quarter

If you saw my earlier post on how much does it cost to go to Barcelona? You probably figured out that I have a bit of love for the city. This Barcelona neighbourhood guide is a new series I’m introducing to the blog. As the name implies, I’ll be focusing on different neighbourhoods in various [...]

By | 2017-09-10T09:28:32+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Destinations, 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 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|

Sintra Day Trip Guide

Lisbon has a ton of great attractions, but if you have time to spare, a day trip to Sintra is a must. If you google the town right now, you’ll come across images of stunning palaces and historic sites that seem to be lifted right out of a fairytale. The area was actually a retreat [...]

By | 2017-07-24T10:48:13+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Destinations, Travel|

How we Spent six Days in Portugal for Less than $2,000 Including Airfare

Some of you know that I went to Portugal back in January. Although I’ve mentioned in passing how cheap it is to visit the country when I looked at all my receipts after my trip; I couldn’t believe how little I spent. My six-day trip to Portugal cost me less than $2,000. That’s less than [...]

By | 2017-07-25T16:41:49+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Budget Travel, Destinations, Travel|