Las Vegas

Las Vegas – More Than Just Casinos!

The Las Vegas area really has a lot more to offer than just flashing lights and casinos (though these are a lot of fun).  Las Vegas is an easy to book destination with lots of flights and carriers going to and from here at all hours every day.   To do everything this area has to offer and do it right, you’ll likely need several trips … Read More


Cruising – Fun For Everyone

A lot of people think cruising is mainly something retirees do so never really give it a chance.  Though it is great for retirees, it’s great for everyone else too.  … Read More


Fairmont Mont Tremblant

Fairmont mont tremblant

This was our first trip to Mont Tremblant and we had so much fun we booked to return in October and will extend our stay in Montebello. We were in a Fairmont king room and were placed on the 7th floor facing the lake. [Read More...]

Fairmont Le Château Montebello


This was our first time at Le Château Montebello and it was really amazing.  We visited in the shoulder season of late October so outdoor activities were limited, but there was enough inside to keep us very happy.  What makes this place unique is the huge chalet style lobby, with it’s floor to ceiling fireplace running right up the centre. [Read More...]

Hilton Toronto Airport

Hilton Toronto Airport

This is our go to hotel when we are travelling out of Pearson or attending a conference in the area. We are Hilton Honours gold members so the breakfast is a bonus and the hotel is in a great location. We stayed two nights [Read More...]

Travel Tips

Don’t Forget to Ask!


Those employed in customer service are paid to make you happy, and the vast majority really want to  do just that.  Keep this in mind the next time you are checking in to a hotel or booking that vacation.  Ask if any free upgrades are available

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The Reward of Rewards Programs

rewards cards

Joining some of the many different rewards programs out there is a great way to help you save on your travels. Companies are eager for your loyalty and are willing to pay for it. Not all rewards programs are free, so be sure to do your research and pick the ones that work best for you. [Read More...]

Packing Essentials


  • Know what you need to bring – make a list and check off the items as you pack them.  The last thing you need is to have to purchase essential items on the road just because you forgot to pack them.
  • Roll your clothes rather than fold them – they take up less [Read More...]