How To Find The Best Travel Deals Online
When searching for travel deals everybody starts in one place: online. The internet has opened up a whole new...
The Experience Value of being Higher than Empire State
The most important thing I get out of travel is something I call Experience Value. Experience Value doesn’t directly...
The story behind the Lady in Red
This image takes me back to Paris. It was late summer of 2011 and I went back to Europe...
Did You Ever Swim With Pigs?
I recently adopted a new annual tradition, which is to escape the Canadian winters with a week in the Bahamas. On my first trip there, I learned about an interesting “bucket list” item, according to some: swimming with pigs. While one of the beach vendors peaked my interest with... Read more
How frequent travellers travel jet lag free around the world
People who travel will sooner or later have to deal with the unpleasant experience of jet lag. If you travel a lot you can train your body to get used to it, but eventually it will catch up to you. So while jet lag seems unavoidable, there are some things you can do... Read more
Spending my birthday in Vancouver this year… not just to renew my passport
A few years ago I got to spend my 30th birthday in Vancouver – I wrote a post about how an older couple, without ever knowing it, helped me celebrate by playing Auld Lang Syne for me. It’s a story about how you’ll never know how much of an... Read more
My top 3 places to visit in Palawan, Philippines
At the beach, life is different. Time doesn’t move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun. (unknown) Here’s my top 3 of places to visit on to Palawan, another beautiful Philippine island. 1. Pandan Island Beach... Read more
Celebrating Earth Day Through Travel And Ebooks
Happy EarthDay! Every year, we celebrate Earth Day on April 22. Authors creating bestselling books aren’t necessarily the best for the environment… so today I’m sharing some more environmentally friendly thoughts. Earth Day started with grassroots organizations, environmentally conscious companies, and even the government. Everyone works together in a... Read more
5 Occasions To Use A Limousine Service Instead Of A Taxi
Forget about taxi’s. The amount of times I’ve been taken for a ride, even in my home town, is ridiculous. Drivers often take the longer road to collect a few extra dollars from you, and then still expect a “tip”. You may think a limousine service is a privilege... Read more
How To Find The Best Travel Deals Online
When searching for travel deals everybody starts in one place: online. The internet has opened up a whole new world of travel for everyone. Travel doesn’t have to be expensive, it’s the experience that counts. Not everyone can afford to go on a year-long personal “Eat Pray Love” self-discovery... Read more
What to do when you’re overbooked on a flight
After the horrifying story of an overbooked passenger being forcefully removed from an overbooked flight, I wanted to but share a step-by-step guide on what to do next time you’re overbooked. Several news outlets posted articles on how there should be additional legislation to prevent airlines from this popular... Read more
Travel hacking:  I did it – and so can you. But will you?
I wrote a travel hacking book that explains the theory behind the secrets of travel I have used to explore the world, and fly for free. Right now I’m finalizing my new travel hacking course The Travel Revolution. This course takes the next step from the book, and takes you step-by-step... Read more
Travel Light, Taken To The Extreme – The 5 Essential Items I Always Bring
Packing is one of the most daunting tasks while leaving for a trip. I almost always leave it to the very last day, which does create some unnecessary stress. It also forces me to think quickly, and travel light. I’ve found that regardless the length of the trip, I... Read more