The Best Foodie Destinations in the World

Ever since I stopped backpacking during my travels, I made food one of my priorities whenever I went abroad. Honestly, I would rather eat delicious food than stare at ancient temples or historic churches. Heck, I even remember when my wife and I were in Nara, Japan and decided to call it quits because we had [...]

By | 2018-06-12T12:59:30+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Destinations, Travel, Travel news|

The Best in Europe 2018

Travel authority Lonely Planet recently announced their annual list of the Best in Europe for 2018. Usually, with these lists, you’ll find the big names such as Barcelona, Amsterdam, and Venice, but this is Lonely Planet we’re talking about. Their 2018 list covers some of the most underrated spots where you won’t find a ton [...]

By | 2018-05-29T21:21:52+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Travel, Travel news|

Travel to a Galaxy Far Far Away With These Star Wars Inspired Destinations

With mere weeks until the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story, the new Han Solo Star Wars spin-off, the excitement is palpable as die-hard fans of the Jedi wait to see which far off galaxy their beloved hero will take them. To celebrate the new film which by the way coincides with the 41st [...]

By | 2018-06-03T00:41:03+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Destinations, Travel, Travel news|

Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest are Merging – What this means for your points

It’s official, Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) are merging into one unified loyalty program as of August 2018. Members will soon have access to earn or redeem points and book stays across 29 participating global brands comprising 6,500 hotels in 127 countries and territories. This merger puts iconic brands such [...]

By | 2018-05-07T01:37:32+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

SPG Amex Promo for Marriott Cardholders

**If you missed this promotion, consider applying for one of the best credit cards in Canada to take advantage of the big signup bonuses. Chase has now officially closed all credit card accounts in Canada. This is huge news since their cards had no foreign transaction fees. In addition, they were the credit card partner [...]

By | 2018-05-26T14:55:16+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Card Review

Finally, there’s a travel rewards credit card from a major bank in Canada that comes with no foreign transaction fees. The Scotiabank Passport Visa Infinite Card is clearly aimed at travellers who are looking to earn travel rewards and don’t want to pay those foreign transaction fees that are associated with most credit cards. I'm [...]

By | 2018-06-10T17:49:05+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel, Travel news|

WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard review

If you’re a frequent WestJet flyer, then the WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard is a must for you. To simply put it, WestJet Rewards is one of the best airline loyalty programs out there and the WestJet Mastercard allows you to earn WestJet Dollars at an incredible pace. In my WestJet RBC World Elite Mastercard [...]

By | 2018-06-08T15:49:14+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Credit cards, Personal Finance, Travel, Travel news|