10 Tips for Travel to Europe

1. Pack an empty water bottle in your carry-on to fill up once you pass through security. Fill it up under a drinking fountain before you board your flight. This will not only save you money (airport bottled water can run over $5 a bottle), but it will also give you the convenience of water at your fingertips...
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You Know You’ve Booked a Cheap Flight When…

YOU KNOW YOU’VE BOOKED A CHEAP FLIGHT WHEN… As you board the plane, you notice the co-pilot is frowning and wearing an “I’m with Stupid” T-Shirt. The Captain announces over the intercom the Flight is delayed while he looks for his keys.
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Oh Canada: Something for Everyone this Summer

Canada ranks as one of the most diverse and appealing destinations in the world, and yet we often look abroad first when thinking of a vacation.  In honour of Canada Day, we are showcasing some of the best that Canada has to offer!  British Columbia – Sea to sky and everything in between: They welcomed...
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5 Tips for Booking Connecting Flights

In an ideal travel world, all fights would be non-stop. But realistically, that isn’t going to happen. If anything, airline cost-cutting and cutbacks mean less and less of those non-stops. Especially as airlines reduce their presence at one-time hubs. So if a connection is the only option, or the...
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Flying to the U.S. and confused about how to pack?

Most of you are likely familiar with the limitations on taking liquids through airport security as carry on.  With each new security breach, travelling to the United States becomes more and more difficult.  To ensure that you have a smooth start to your trip, make sure to head to the airport very...
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When “No Frills Airline” was just a joke

Rising fuel costs are forcing airlines to become more efficient, to add ‘fuel surcharges’ to their flight prices, and to get very creative in cutting costs.  This means that they are eliminating or charging for things that we have taken for granted in the past, such as snacks,...
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