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Travel Hacking And Attracting Amazing Experiences
I’m writing this post from my annual free trip to Bahamas, and walking down the resort last night I...
Why do we travel?

Why do we travel?

Travel Nov 12, 2017

Travel is about the value of the experience you get. The unexpected twists, the perfect moments, the memories you...
If travel was free, where would you go?
I’ve seen people post quotes and images on social media stating, “If travel were free you’d never see me...
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
5 Criteria To Make Your Next Airbnb Stay A Hit, Not A Miss
If you are going to be traveling for an extended period of time, chances are you won’t want to stay at a hotel. Not only can it be very costly, but it can be very hard to feel like you are at home in that type of environment. So... Read more
5 Mistakes I Made As A Rookie Cruise Passenger
Let me start out by saying I didn’t think I would enjoy cruising as much as I did. I like to say there is a difference between traveling and vacationing and cruising definitely falls into the vacation category. But there’s nothing wrong with that. When I travel, I like... Read more
The difference between the three biggest credit card providers and why I love mine
They say I’m unusually loyal when it comes to credit card providers. When Costco stopped accepting American Express cards, I actually cancelled my Costco membership (you can read about that here). Friends often laugh at me when we go out for dinner or drinks and I throw my Amex card on... Read more
Why I Never Stay In The Hotel Room I Booked
Ever realized that hotels make money by selling the same room at multiple price levels to different people? Read that again, and you’ll realize the travel industry has been using their profit maximization schemes against us travelers for years. And they’ll continue to do that. I don’t mind… BUT... Read more
We Have Nothing To Lose And A World To See
We have nothing to lose… and a world to see. Enjoy this travel video from The Freedom Project:   Photography provided by Creative Windmill Fine Art Photography. Read more
What is Travel Hacking?

What is Travel Hacking?

Travel November 9, 2018

What is travel hacking? It sounds illegal. Some people think it’s about cheap travel. Others think it’s just about knowing how to pack your bag. Again, others think you can only get free trips by wasting your time in timeshare presentations. Sorry, you’re all wrong. Here’s my definition of... Read more
Why I Feel Like The Luckiest Guy In The Sky
After traveling over a large portion of the world well before the age of thirty the travel bug really got to me. It caught me by surprise, as traveling wasn’t something I was used to while growing up. I don’t think I crossed any borders as a child. My... Read more
Your First Trip To Las Vegas – A Beginners Guide To Sin City
Want to experience all that Las Vegas has to offer? Then you’ve landed in the right place! Even if you’re planning your first-ever trip to Las Vegas. For me, Vegas is the perfect getaway from the cold Canadian winters and I almost always have a trip booked there somewhere... Read more
Where Would You Go: Amsterdam, Paris, Rome, Buenos Aires, Las Vegas, or New York?
Where would you go if your airfare was free? Amsterdam, Paris, Rome, Buenos Aires, Las Vegas, and New York rank amongst some of the most popular destinations I’ve visited. My travel magazine Living by Experience shares my story of living the dream, and following my passions. Everything I do... Read more