Find out what you need to know before heading off for a vacation by yourself.
Skiing is one of those great family activities that just about anyone can enjoy, but lessons, lift tickets, rentals and lunch at resort prices can quickly blow the family budget. Want to ski for cheaper? Here are five great, affordable ski hills worth checking out.
Looking for places to go with the kids on Spring Break? Here are 10 educational spring break ideas for family getaways.
You have your vacation all figured out: the places you’ll go, the sites you’ll see. But it’s costing a bit more than expected. Don’t trash your plans! You can still do everything you want on vacation and not break the bank. Here’s some pointers to help you save.
Family vacations: we love ’em, we need ’em, we crave ’em… but at the same time, they fill us with dread. From never-ending flights (and security lineups) to mid-trip illness or activity angst, traveling en famille has its challenges. The good news? Advance planning can make your next family vacation a lot easier.
On a flight, pilots and airline staff often have their own way of speaking, using interesting jargon while on duty. Here’s a glossary of terms used by pilots and airline staff that can help you decode what they’re saying.
Ready to fly south for the winter? Choosing your destination is just part of becoming a snowbird. Before you take flight, check out these nine tips.
As any parent knows, flying with kids can be a challenge. However, if you plan in advance, you can make any flight-even a long haul one-a breeze. Here are eight tips to help ease the stress in the airport and up in the clouds.
Nothing can add more stress to a long trip than losing your luggage. These six handy tips can help ensure that you and your bags arrive at the same time̶-and in one piece.
Ever been on a vacation that feels as stressful as a day at the office?
Our intrepid reporter field-tests three popular baby packs on actual mountains.
Travelling by train can be economical and relaxing if you plan ahead and use some simple strategies. Here, two experts offer practical Vial Rail train travel tips to keep you rolling along happily.
Scams, thefts and rip-offs often take place in urban areas in less-developed countries. Most happen in the first day or so (you may think you blend in but you probably don’t).
Itching to explore? We’ve got some hot insider tips and tricks that can reduce hassles and costs while maximizing your travel experience. Here are seven ways that living like a local, price checking like an accountant, and shopping like a foodie can snag you the best vacation ever.
Casting about for a new way to spend time with your sweetie? Put some zing back in your love life with one of these couple-friendly activities.
Summer’s here and the travelling’s easy. So book your time off, buy your tickets and pack your bags! We’ve got the lowdown on six hot vacation destinations that offer great summer values, no matter what your travel budget. Adventure. City living. Culture. It’s all here, so dig in and start planning.
Here is a dispatch from a Calgary family-Deb Cummings, 48, her husband Scott Lazenby, 49, and their two children, Siobhan, 14, and Quinn, 11-who recently travelled and volunteered around the world.
Taking your young ones with you on holiday might sound a bit challenging, but with a bit of planning the experience can be a lot smoother than you think.
Travel deals come and go and sometimes shopping for airline tickets can seem a bit like following the stock market. The price just dropped? Buy! Buy! Buy! If you’re looking to score a deal on cheap airfare, here are three methods to help you pounce on those low ticket prices before they disappear.
Open-minded and brimming with imagination, kids are the perfect adventure-travel companions. Whether you’re taking them on a jungle walk, a camping trip or sight-seeing, adventure travel shows kids there’s a big, wide world out there.