Review: National Bank VIP Lounge at YUL – Montreal Trudeau International Airport

We recently had the chance to visit the National Bank VIP Lounge at YUL – Montreal Trudeau International Airport and share information about the lounge in this post and compare its features to the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge.

AMAZING Business Class Fares from Canada to Africa and the Middle East

Details about business class airfare deals between Canada, select destinations in Africa and the Middle East. Yes, you can fly from Vancouver to Mauritius for $2,600CAD in business class!

Planning a trip to Costa Rica: 10 tips

Costa Rica has been on our list of places to visit for so long, especially after having to cancel planned trips several times in the past few years. We finally made it to this country known for “Pura Vida!”! In this post, we share some general tips and information to help you plan your trip to Costa Rica.

Travel During COVID-19: Travel Interruption Insurance for Canadians

In this post, we share information about insurance we have purchased to help offset the costs of extending our stay on a trip due to quarantine requirements.

Crete – Restaurants, Wineries and Breweries

The fourth stop on our Big Fat Greek Summer Vacation was the island of Crete! Here is our guide to the restaurants, wineries and breweries we enjoyed the most during our visit.

Greece Travel Planning: Is it worth visiting Santorini?

Santorini is one of Greece’s most popular and renowned destinations for visitors. This island is formed by the remains of a volcanic crater and is known for its stunning views and sunsets, framed by picturesque white buildings with blue domes. We visited Santorini for 3 days this September 2021 as part of our 3 weekContinue reading “Greece Travel Planning: Is it worth visiting Santorini?”

Tips: Canceling an Air Canada Flight for Aeroplan Points

Recently, we purchased Air Canada tickets for a return trip and canceled the flights choosing to convert the value of the ticket into Aeroplan points. In this post, we share why we chose to do this and some tips for you to decide if you should do the same.

Review: Gecko Rent a Car in Puerto Vallarta Mexico

On our most recent trip to Mexico, we decided to rent a car to facilitate getting around between Puerto Vallarta, Punta de Mita, and Sayulita. In this post, we share information about driving in Jalisco/Nayarit and our experience renting with Gecko Rent a Car.

10 Tips: Planning a Trip to Crete

The fourth stop on our Big Fat Greek Summer Vacation was the island of Crete! Here are 10 tips to help you plan a trip to Crete.

6 Practical Tips for Visiting Athens in August

We spent 2 full days in Athens in August and share 6 practical tips to plan your visit to the city.