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Are You Ready To Board A Plane Again?
It’s been almost a year since I shared my 4 required steps before travelling again – so it’s time to do a quick check in: where are we at in terms of resuming traveling. Are you ready to board a plane again – or is it better to wait a... 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 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
Why I always choose to fly direct

After my recent disaster flight with United I was reminded of one of my most important travel principles: which is to always (always) fly direct. It’s not always possible, so if the itinerary requires it I’ll make a stopover somewhere if necessary, but for most cases I’ve made it one of my golden rules to always fly direct whenever possible.

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Why I Hardly Participate In Art Shows Anymore

“Thank you for your submission to the “x” exhibition. Making selections was extremely challenging for our juror, due to the amount of excellent work submitted.

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Need More Time In The Day? Travel Somewhere!
A lot of things can get in the way of getting away. Life happens. And then there’s the travel industry using their clever profit optimization tactics against the traveler. As a result, most people don’t know how to travel as often as they’d like. They stay at home, wishing... Read more
How Do You Find The Best Flights?
Even though I usually fly for free, my most important goal is always to pay less than average. There are a few tricks to get on board with the “below average” group. Here’s how I find the best flights. First, my goal is never to pay bottom price, but... Read more
To What Exotic Locale Would You Fly Just To Have A Cup Of Coffee?
Travel Hacking the airlines is what it all started with. After moving to Canada I was pretty broke, but still wanted to explore and travel from this end of the world. From a European perspective, the size of this country is insane. Another side-effect (literally) from living in Canada... Read more
Tips For New Travel Hackers: Where And How To Start Travel Hacking Your Way To Free Flights
After a 15 month travel hiatus due to Covid, we’re all new to travelling again now that the world is starting to open up. We’re finding ways to use up our vouchers, travel banks, and maybe even time off work that was left unused. As a travel hacker, I’m... Read more
The Travel Revolution: Learn Travel Hacking In 3 Modules
A few years ago, 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. That book was never supposed to be a book. It started with just some emails that I wrote to friends... Read more