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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...
Living Abroad For 13 Years: What I Promised Myself
Because everyone talks about goals, goals can lose their meaning. They end up being just another thing on a todo list. Instead – I make promises to myself from time to time. Things I want to keep and stick with. This week I’m celebrating my 13th “Canaversary”. It’s been a... Read more
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, joy, mindfulness… In short: this moment, now. All of those experiences come together in an elevated form through travel, when I’m away from everything familiar. That’s why travel is one of... Read more
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 see, but never did… before the pandemic? I’m wondering if I was the only person secretly hoping to see a mini travel show after exiting the vaccination clinic to help me... Read more
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 readily available, we’re all starting to get itchy hoping to finally take our sweet travel revenge on Covid. Updated vaccination timelines show that all eligible Canadians will be immunized with... Read more
Fighting the Pandemic War: Here’s How To Use Your Travel Vouchers
Chances are you have some travel vouchers waiting to be used. With vaccines becoming more readily available to larger groups of eligible people, you may be itching to go somewhere different than your backyard. But what’s the best way to make use of your vouchers? Travel in general, airlines... Read more
Have You Ever Considered Yourself A Consultant?
Have you ever considered yourself a consultant? The title “consultant” used to be reserved for retired diplomats and former top executive officers. They would be recruited because of their “contacts”, rather than their practical knowledge. Their “consultant” role was more honorary than actual. That picture has changed dramatically over... Read more
Break Free: Now Is the Time to Take Action and Do Something Different
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 what the new “normal” will look like. This is not the time to play it... Read more
Stop Overspending On Travel
Don’t overspend on travel if you can’t afford it. In terms of spending money, my rule of thumb is that if you can’t afford to buy something twice, you can’t afford it. That goes for travel, as well as pretty much anything else money can buy. Following that rule,... Read more
Open for Early Registrations: The Break Free Xperience
The world is in a time of unprecedented change now. It’ll take a while to get everything back up and running and define what the new “normal” will look like. Historically, times of global uncertainty and change always bring great opportunity. But overnight results don’t exist. Change takes time.... Read more
Still No Airline Refund For Your Nonrefundable Fare? You May Not Want To Read This
Looking for an airline refund due to Covid19? A while ago I wrote an article about how travel is NOT the enemy. Well, neither are the airlines. Sure, there may be a few exceptions to that rule with airlines providing less than poor service. I’ve shared my fair portion... Read more