Cycling around Uluru

Cycling around Uluru

It was a recurring question about my trip down under. “What were the highlights?” The answer was easy. Cycling around Uluru was consistently in my top three. What is Uluru? Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock, is a massive monolith rising out of the desert of Central...
Shop Etsy for travel products

Shop Etsy for travel products

I love to shop Etsy for travel products. Etsy is so well organized, online shopping is actually a pleasant experience. Even window shopping is fun. Although, with so many creative sellers producing unique products, don’t be surprised to have something in your shopping...
25 Tips on earning Aeroplan miles

25 Tips on earning Aeroplan miles

Updated November 30, 2017 Aeroplan and Air Canada will sever their partnership in June 2020. This might be good news to Aeroplan members who are frustrated with Air Canada’s fuel surcharges on award travel. It’s an opportunity for Aeroplan to maintain its...
Buying a SIM Card in Australia

Buying a SIM Card in Australia

Updated October 12, 2017 Buying a SIM card in Australia is easy and convenient. Plans are affordable, and many are built with travellers’ needs in mind. My previous experience with Amaysim During a visit to Australia in 2012, I was impressed with the package I bought...
Buying a SIM card in New Zealand

Buying a SIM card in New Zealand

In many countries, the average traveller can manage with free Wi-Fi. This isn’t the case in New Zealand. If you want to stay connected, buying a SIM card in New Zealand is the more convenient and affordable option. Free Wi-Fi isn’t the norm During my visit to New...
Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair

Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair

Of all the interesting things to do in Nova Scotia, the Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair is one of my favourites. It’s also popular with others, judging from the swarms of visitors who descend on the picturesque south shore town each autumn. The festival...

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