What are the benefits of travelling? Let me count the ways. Read on for 10 top reasons to travel.
If you’re starting to go stir crazy, and itching to get on a plane, here are 5 great ways to travel while staying at home.
Have you ever wondered why travel and writing make such a perfect pair? Here’s my take on the lurking inspirations behind travel literature, and a selection of travel books to inspire your wanderlust. FYI: This post about travel literature contains affiliate links to Amazon. Just saying. Travel and writing are a passionate pair Travel […]
Reverse culture shock is the unsung ailment of the travelling world. After all those exciting highs (and lows) of being on a trip, you might feel depressed, disoriented, even angry. Don’t despair. These feelings are natural. You’re in transition. Whether you’re a returning expat, have just finished studying abroad or are trying to cope after […]
Jumping time zones, questionable food and water, and suffering through night flights can be treacherous trails leading to travel-related illnesses. If you’re not one of the enviable few who never get sick on the road, don’t despair. Here are some tips on how to stay healthy while travelling. How to stay healthy while travelling […]
When is the best time to visit France? Put it this way: You’ll find champagne year round and the Eiffel Tower is open in all four seasons, but your experience will change dramatically depending on when you go. To help you plan your trip, here are some things to consider when travelling to France, summer […]
Planning a trip to Europe? Travelling by rail? Here’s everything you need to know about taking the train from Berlin to Prague. The thrill of a train trip in Europe The train station restaurant was so crowded I had to share a table with a young Englishman. “Where are you going?” he asked. “Berlin,” […]
With more than one million retired Canadians leaving Canada each winter, there are plenty of travellers who could use some tips on how to prepare for a lengthy stay outside the country. Here is some helpful travel advice for Canadian snowbirds. Note: This post was done in collaboration with Kanetix.ca, an online insurance comparison […]
Long haul flights in Economy Class can be torturous, but is flying Business Class or First Class ever an affordable luxury? Here’s one way of getting First and Business Class flights for less – with Ultimate Class Airfares. (This post contains sponsored material) An addiction to Business Class Curled up in my flat bed, covered by a […]
Want to learn how to make an award winning travel video? Read on. The travelcuts FilmFest I’m inspired. Positively inspired. I’ve just been at the Second Annual travelcuts FilmFest (no, that’s not how I would have capitalized it either) and saw the award-winning travel video, plus videos from the two other finalists as well as […]