Living by Experience - Travel and Photography Lifestyle Magazine
Is Travel Hacking Worth It?
Some of the best things in life aren’t goals to be achieved, but experiences to be enjoyed: happiness, freedom,...
Learning To Travel Again
Have you started planning your first post-vaccination trip yet? What’s that one place that you have always wanted to...
My 4 Required Steps Before Travelling Again
I’ve seen a lot of articles float by recently about when we can travel again. With vaccines becoming more...
The Kids Are Back To School – Now What’s Next For You?
Can’t believe it’s September already. The kids are heading back to school. For some of you – they’re finally (!) heading back. Schools in Alberta Canada are (mostly) back to in-person education following the covid19 pandemic. Time to add something new for parents or anyone who felt they neglected what... Read more
Be A Better Behaved Traveller
Wanderlust affects each of us at one time or another, maybe today more than ever before. Travel changes you, and after not having seen the inside of an airplane for 18+ months, most of us have started to realize how much travel helps you grow as a human being.... Read more
How Travel Changes You
Many of us wish we could be Columbus someday and just set sail to unknown destinations. Wanderlust affects each of us at one time or another, maybe today more than ever before. Travel changes you. The allure of the wide open world, filled with history, culture, and scenic landscapes... Read more
Why I Put Everything In Black and White
Heads up: I’m going to be building something new for you and it’s coming soon! The world is in a time of unprecedented change now. Historically, times of global uncertainty and change always bring great opportunity. It’ll take a while to get everything back up and running and define... Read more
The End Is Near: Dealing With The Covid19 Mental Health Aftermath
The end of the covid19 pandemic is near. Finally. Now 99 or maybe even 100% of us have now experienced some form of trauma, some form of loss. Most people are one family member removed from someone with a mental issue of some sorts. It’s no longer us and... Read more
Safe Or Sorry: Travel Insurance For Your Wanderlust
Most travellers will have a story or two about how not everything is perfect during one’s travels. Just read the reviews on any hotel or resort: someone will always have something negative to say. Things happen, in life, and especially when travelling. Being far away from home and removed... Read more
When Will Travel Restrictions Be Lifted?
Is it safe to travel this summer? A few weeks ago, frustrated Brits had to rush home from Portugal to avoid being quarantined upon their return. I couldn’t help but wonder wether it was still too early to travel after all. Closer to home, fully vaccinated Canadians are free... Read more
Does Travel Insurance Cover Covid19?
We’re glad you asked, and the answer is relatively simple, yes and no. It depends on what type of damage you’re looking for coverage on, and what travel insurance policy you have in place to cover that risk. Below, we’ll share some general thoughts and guidelines on the topic, but the... Read more
Why I Deleted My Bumble Account
I went for another run this morning and my running coach mentioned “connections”: how many people could you check in on today, outside of social media, directly in person, via phone or text? I realize that while I have a lot of “connections” – that more important list of people could... 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