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Travel Tips

Scary travel experiences (and how to be prepared)

Travel is fun, but scary situations can happen. Traveling is exciting!  I would guess that 99% of the time, a trip will go as planned and, even if it doesn’t go perfectly, the experience will still be wonderful and fulfilling. However, some stressful things can happen while traveling such as…

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Destination Reviews, Travel Tips

Insider Tips for Calaway Park

Every summer, we visit Calaway Park in Calgary. We’ve been taking the kids since they were two-years-old – it quickly became a tradition when we realized just how awesome this amusement park is for everyone from young to old. Where is Calaway Park? Calaway Park is Western Canada’s largest amusement park…

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Fairmont hot springs
Destination Reviews, Travel Tips

Discover Fairmont Hot Springs

The Rocky Mountains bordering British Columbia and Alberta are famous for destinations like Jasper, Lake Louise, Canmore and Banff, but have you been to Fairmont Hot Springs yet? When I think of taking a trip to the mountains, the first places that pop into my mind are Jasper and Banff…

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carry on packing list
Packing Lists, Travel Tips

What to Pack in Carry On Luggage

15 things you should bring with you the plane. If you’re packing for a trip, it can be tricky to try and remember everything you need. When you’re flying, it’s important to have a strategy in case your luggage gets lost, which happens all too often these days! Lost luggage…

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Travel Tips

What is the best age to travel with baby?

Is traveling with a baby hard? If you’re a new parent, thinking about traveling with a newborn or infant is probably the furthest thing from your mind. Many new parents assume their days of travel will be put on hold when the baby arrives. Obviously, there are many reasons for…

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Caribbean Sea
Destination Reviews, Travel Tips

Grand Palladium Jamaica Review

Thinking of traveling to Jamaica? For many years, I kept hearing from many people how fantastic Jamaica is, recommending that I check it out for my next vacation. I ignored them, thinking why bother going to Jamaica when I’ve been to so many other Caribbean islands already? After all, aren’t…

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Travel Hygiene for Women
Travel Tips

Travel Hygiene for Women

Contributed by TripaSista. Let’s face it – travel connects you with people (and their germs!). I’m loving this great #packlist from Tripasista to keep it clean while you’re on an adventure. Never expect that the country you are travelling in to have the same “hygiene standards” that you would find…

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