Category Archives: Asia

Destinations to Asia

5 Secret Spots in Bangkok

You might remember Dominic from the wildly popular Popsicle Sagas video, from FilmFest 2016. He’s back in 2017, showing us an inside view into his travels. Part 1: #ThailandTakeover starts now. If you are traveling to Thailand, it is most likely that you’ll end up landing in Bangkok. While this city can be overwhelming to some … Continue reading 5 Secret Spots in Bangkok

Highlights of the Philippines

The Philippines is full of natural beauty, including gorgeous beaches, hills, amazing waterfalls, old rice terraces and reefs full of marine life. It’s the perfect destination for travellers who’ve visited Thailand, Malaysia or Indonesia and want to explore more of Southeast Asia. We’ve gathered a great list for those who are eager to go. So … Continue reading Highlights of the Philippines

What YOU could get with your G Week Savings – Part Three

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – G Week! This year, travelcuts and G Adventures have teamed up to bring you 15% savings on select G Adventures Asia trips. Take a look at how YOU could use your savings from Japan on a Shoestring… Ready to take the plunge and book your Asia … Continue reading What YOU could get with your G Week Savings – Part Three

What YOU could get with your G Week Savings – Part Two

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – G Week! This year, travelcuts and G Adventures have teamed up to bring you 15% savings on select G Adventures Asia trips. Take a look at how YOU could use your savings from Thailand on a Shoestring… Ready to take the plunge and book your Asia … Continue reading What YOU could get with your G Week Savings – Part Two

What YOU could get with your G Week Savings – Part One

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – G Week! This year, travelcuts and G Adventures have teamed up to bring you 15% savings on select G Adventures Asia trips. Take a look at how YOU could use your savings from China on a Shoestring… Ready to take the plunge and book your Asia … Continue reading What YOU could get with your G Week Savings – Part One

5 More Spooky Places (You Might Not Expect)

1) Halifax, Canada We have a soft spot for the maritime provinces, but Nova Scotia takes the cake when it comes to the creepy, spooky, and downright freaky. The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic has a large feature on the Titanic disaster, including items discovered from the wreck. The exhibit takes you through life aboard … Continue reading 5 More Spooky Places (You Might Not Expect)

8 Hours in Hong Kong

Hong Kong: unlike any place I’ve ever been to before and yet somehow totally familiar. Maybe it was the signs in English announcing products and places I had never heard of before. Maybe it was the boring, new architecture of office buildings set above the incredibly compact and busy streets below. Maybe it was the … Continue reading 8 Hours in Hong Kong

Greetings from…

We’re pretty hardcore travellers here: there’s no part of the world we are willing to miss. But even we were impressed with all the places YOU went in 2015. We saw it, in your Instagram posts, your tweets, and your videos. You travelled to some of the most beautiful places, the most off-the-beaten-track places, and … Continue reading Greetings from…

2016’s Travel Bucket List

With so many countries to visit, narrowing down your list can be a chore. That’s why we’re here to help you figure out your 2016 Travel Bucket List! Europe Where you’re going to go: Belgium/Netherlands/Germany/Austria/Italy/Switzerland/France How you’re going to get there: Contiki’s European Magic Trip Where else would you get to experience 7 countries in … Continue reading 2016’s Travel Bucket List

A Trip Around the World: Preparing

So, you’ve decided you want to (literally) see the world. From the penguins of Antarctica to the Inca ruins of Peru and the foodie treats of Europe, there’s no part of this great planet that you’re willing to miss. Awesome! It’s going to take effort and dedication (and a lot of saving), but if you … Continue reading A Trip Around the World: Preparing