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|

Around the World in 10 Music Festivals

With the Glastonbury music festival currently on hiatus, where does a music lover head to instead? From rock, pop, Indie and everything in-between alternatives, The Travel Corporation Canada shares some of the best festivals around the world worth using your travel points this year. Whatever you choose, make sure to drink a lot of water and of [...]

By | 2018-02-03T21:08:42+00:00 February 8th, 2018|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|

SPG Amex Promo for Marriott Cardholders

As you may have heard, Chase is closing all credit card accounts in Canada as of March 15th, 2018. This is huge news since their cards had no foreign transaction fees. In addition, they were the credit card partner for Marriott Rewards. If you’re loyal to the Marriott brand, you’re likely concerned about your ability [...]

By | 2018-01-23T07:24:57+00:00 January 20th, 2018|Credit cards, Travel, Travel news|

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|

8 Travel Trends for 2018

With 2018 quickly approaching, many sites are releasing their travel lists for 2018. I’ve already released my picks for the top destinations and now Booking.com has released their list of the biggest travel predictions for 2018. They didn’t do it alone, they looked at 128 million guest reviews along with research from 19,000 travellers across [...]

By | 2018-01-21T23:29:10+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Travel, Travel news|

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|