Some of the best things in life aren’t goals to be achieved, but experiences to be enjoyed: happiness, freedom,...
Have you started planning your first post-vaccination trip yet? What’s that one place that you have always wanted to...
It’s now been well over a year since I first shared my 4 required steps before travelling again. As we’re learning to travel again while dropping travel restrictions, it’s time to do another checkin: where are we at in terms of travel? Are we good to go again, or... Read more
I go for credit and charge cards that give me travel points for every single dollar I spend on them. When I first learned about this I signed up for every program that’s out there. I gained some points, but nothing really happened – I was a long way... Read more
Travel September 8, 2022
The only thing better than travel? Free travel! But how does this magical concept of “travel hacking” work? At the core of what I teach in my book and online travel hacking program are these five basic principles of travel hacking. Principle 1: The Travel Industry Is Very Simple... Read more
Every once in a while I stumble upon a blog or article somewhere that explains “travel hacking” as some clever tips about how to pack your bags, counteract that transatlantic jetlag, and maybe save money on snacks. If you think that’s what travel hacking is, you got it wrong.... Read more
There’s a lot of world out there and we’re ready to see more of it again. Are you looking to start travelling again? Below you’ll find 7 different areas with various tips on saving money before, during and after your trip. I hope that these money tips will help you... Read more
Is travel hacking legal? Surprisingly, the question gets asked all the time. Travel “hacking”, to some, sounds illegal. If you were to hack a bank’s computer for example, you could find yourself behind bars for a significant portion of your time on this planet. Obviously, when you’re trying to... Read more
For years I’ve been overthinking my passion, thinking it had to be either writing, teaching, photography, or maybe something else. While I love doing all of those things, the central theme that connects them all for me is travel. Being a travel author and photographic artist, traveling the world and... Read more
Today is my “Canaversary” – it’s been 14 years today since I first landed in Canada as a brand new, fresh of the boat immigrant. And yes – I was as green and naive as you can imagine. Today seems as appropriate as ever to connect human-to-human and share... Read more
Last time I arrived in Paris, the city of light and love, it was horrible. After a great train ride from Amsterdam, and looking forward to a few relaxing days in Paris I arrived at the wrong hotel. There turned out to be two hotels, with exactly the same name. Thanks, Expedia.... Read more
After two years of travel restrictions, we’re getting excited to start traveling again. Have you start making plans for your summer travel yet? Here’s what to expect as travel continues to be impacted by Covid-19. As travel is returning towards pre-pandemic levels, unusually long lines at airports and passport... Read more