Entries for category "travel"

The Super Visa program is a great way for families to reconnect and spend real time together, but to get a Super Visa, you must meet certain requirements. One of these requirements is to have medical insurance in advance of your application.

It’s every traveller’s fear—falling ill while on holiday. It’s part of the reason why experienced travellers ensure they have travel insurance. Even so, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure and there are other precautions you should take to maximize the likelihood of your trip going off without a hitch.

Trips can be expensive and can take weeks, months, or even years to plan and prepare for. Nevertheless, almost two-thirds of Canadians are not purchasing this important coverage. Are Canadian travellers justified in their lack of interest in this type of insurance or are they making a huge mistake?...

Now that the cold and snow is a reality across the country, are you now planning your mid-winter warm up on an island somewhere? Hands down, the island most popular with Canadians is Cuba, but what other Caribbean islands are popular with Canadians in search of the sun?

Looking for a new beach to explore? Want to go to where the wild animals roam? See if you can identify these up and coming travel destinations, which we think are pretty kid-friendly too.

Now that the kids are out of school and there’s a long weekend ahead of us, many parents are planning to take the first road trip of the summer. Road trips, however, sometimes come with bumps that can slow you down if you’re not prepared.

Travellers beware: hurricane season is upon us. While hurricane season typically runs from mid-May through to November, the heart of the season is in August, September and October. Learn what you need to know if you'll be travelling during hurricane season this summer.