Canada’s Consular Services Offers a Wealth of Travel Resources

Canadian travellers have a fantastic Government resource at their disposal, and after it’s recent revamp it is even better: www.travel.gc.ca Some of the tools you will find there: A new Mobile Web App Border Wait Times Travel Health info A registration service for Canadians travelling abroad,...
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Stuff your rucksack!

Ever travelled somewhere, only to wish you’d know ahead of time that the local community, school, or charity could have used a donation… or three!? Ever wonder if your charitable donatations every make it to the people who need it most?  You can visit stuffyourrucksack.com for lists of...
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The 7 Scariest TRAVEL Movies Ever Made!

With Halloween around the corner, here’s a look at 7 of the Scariest Travel Movies ever made: The Shining Jack and his family are stuck in the Overlook Hotel. The Hotel is haunted; it drives Jack crazy (All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy!) and he turns on his poor family. Can the mystical...
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Proof of Insurance Now Required for Cuba

The Cuban government recently announced that beginning on May 1 of 2010, visitors will be required to show proof of emergency travel medical insurance from their home country. Travellers will need to present an insurance policy, insurance certificate, or travelling assistance card valid for insurance...
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How to Save Money While Travelling

Travel can be expensive, but with a little thought and planning, you can really minimize your costs and travel more!  Here are some tips: You don’t need to pay big bucks for water.  Take an empty bottle through security and fill it at a water fountain.  Research current local currency exchange...
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The 80 Greatest Travel Quotes of All Time

Please enjoy this diverse and inspiring compilation of travel quotes.  I encourage you to put aside some time to read them all.  You’ll see why – there are gems all the way down the list.  I promise that you won’t be disappointed!  You may even find something that speaks to...
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