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Measles Spreading in Europe: What Canadian Travellers Need to Know

Measles Spreading in Europe: What Canadian Travellers Need To Know

If you're planning a trip to Europe this summer, your pre-travel checklist just got a bit longer. Along with arranging your flight and accommodations, getting travel insurance and ensuring your passport is up-to-date, Canada's top doctor is urging you to add a measles vaccination to your to-do list. The highly-contagious disease is making a comeback ... Continue Reading

Know Before You Go: Staying Safe and Healthy While Travelling

Conseils pour rester en sécurité et en santé en voyage

It's that time of year when many of us start planning our winter escape to warmer destinations, whether for an all-inclusive week somewhere south or an adventurous family vacation in a sunnier nation! While planning is an interesting part of the whole travel process, it's not always easy to choose the best and safest places ... Continue Reading

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