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6 Things to Know About Travel Alerts and Warnings

6 Things to Know About Travel Alerts and Warnings

When the government issues a travel alert or warning for a destination you’ve got your eye on, you’ll want to pay attention—but don’t go cancelling your plane tickets just yet. Travel advisories aren’t always a be all end all. If there is one in place that could affect your travel [...]

6 Best Destinations for Weekend Warriors

6 Best Destinations for Weekend Warriors

We all dream of being outside 24/7, but reality can be a bitter pill to swallow. That being said, when Friday rolls around, you know you have to be ready to go and take full advantage of what the great outdoors has to offer. Whether you plan on hitting the [...]

Zombie Walks Around The World

Zombie Walks Around The World

From Toronto’s altruistic zombie walk (last year, they raised funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation because, according to organizers, zombies have to plan for the future too) to London’s beer-fueled zombie pub crawl, there are a whole lot of places for the undead to convene and let their hair [...]

6 Dreamy Yoga Destinations

6 Dreamy Yoga Destinations

What feels even better than an awesome yoga class? An awesome yoga class in a breathtakingly  beautiful setting. From mountainside chaturanga in India to downward dogs on the beach in Nassau, read on for a roundup of the best yoga destinations guaranteed to satisfy your wanderlust and spiritual yearnings all [...]

8 Tips to Discovering BC’s Discovery Islands

8 Tips to Discovering BC’s Discovery Islands

Northeast of Campbell River, British Columbia, the wide Strait of Georgia narrows into a maze of islands, channels and coastal mountains called the Discovery Islands. The winding channels and steep mountains make it look like an ideal sea kayak touring destination. And it is, but go with caution: the Discoveries [...]

6 Phenomenal Fall Festivals in Europe

6 Phenomenal Fall Festivals in Europe

Most people travel to Europe during the summer months to experience excellent weather, café culture and Mediterranean beaches. However, fall season offers exciting outings and phenomenal festivals equipped with cheaper airfare, hotels and temperate climate. Fall attaches the heartstrings of many European lovers, and is the primo destination for harvests, [...]

Adventures in South America

Adventures in South America

The changing of seasons means Spring is on the way in South America.  LAN and TAM Airlines have teamed up to give away three trips to South America for the next three-weeks. For the first week, travel by train to the gorgeous Avenue of Volcanoes in the Andes highlands. Enjoy stunning [...]

How to Work Airlines Miles to Their Fullest

How to Work Airlines Miles to Their Fullest

There’s a lot to consider when deciding on a frequent flier program and a rewards credit card. I’m here to teach you how the top programs perform and how to exploit their rewards. You can compare tables and reviews yourself, I’ve flown for free using these programs and can tell [...]

6 Ways the 21st Century has Forever Changed Travel

6 Ways the 21st Century has Forever Changed Travel

Traveling today looks very different than it did just twenty years ago. E-tickets, airline and hotel reservation bidding, TripAdvisor, and navigation devices are just a few examples of how the industry has changed. I can leave my house in Jaco, Costa Rica headed across the country to Manzanillo along the [...]

7 Ways to Deal With the Post-Travel Blues

7 Ways to Deal With the Post-Travel Blues

All good things must come to an end. You’ve heard it a million times. You know that it’s true. Still, the clichés do little to help cure a case of the post-travel blues. Returning home from a life-changing trip is never easy. You might feel a little silly feeling so down [...]