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More Than Half of Couples Agree That Travel Keeps the Spark Alive

More Than Half of Couples Agree That Travel Keeps the Spark Alive

When deciding upon the perfect Valentine's gift for that special someone, chocolates, flowers or jewelry are nice, but what most couples want is quality time together. Think about the last time you and your loved one spent time together, without distraction, just enjoying each other's company. According to a Travelocity survey, this probably doesn’t happen ... Continue Reading

52 Places to Go in 2017: Canada Tops the New York Times’ List

Canada Tops the New York Times’ List

Looks like 2017, the year that Canada celebrates its 150th birthday, is going to be great for tourism. First, the Lonely Planet picked Canada as the number one destination to visit in 2017. Now, the New York Times has listed Canada as its number one pick as well, in its annual list of 52 Places ... Continue Reading

Travel Etiquette: Canada's Pet Peeves

Travel Etiquette: Canada’s Pet Peeves

We've all had that moment when a stranger hogs the armrest during an entire flight, or an oblivious traveller watches a loud YouTube video in a public place. Take a deep breath and stay calm, because you're on vacation! With the upcoming holiday travel season quickly approaching, travel etiquette should be top of mind to ... Continue Reading

Best in Travel 2017: Canada Tops Lonely Planet's List

Best in Travel 2017: Canada!

Lonely Planet's number one destination for 2017 is, you guessed it, Canada. We're #1! If Canada wasn’t previously on the radar of some travellers, it is now that it’s been listed by the Lonely Planet as the number one destination to visit in 2017. And the timing couldn’t be better as Canada prepares to celebrate ... Continue Reading

What Trump’s Win Could Mean for Canadian Travellers and Borrowers

What Trump’s Win Could Mean For Canadian Travellers and Borrowers

Many Canadians simply didn't see it coming - after months of watching the run-up to the U.S. presidential election from north of the border, we woke up on November 9th (or simply didn’t go to bed) to learn Donald Trump was the victorious candidate. He will be president of the United States, our largest trading ... Continue Reading