Category Archives: North America

Destinations to North America

Top Travel Destinations for 2018!

Written by Jason Merrithew The world is a huge place and you might not be able to tick off all the destinations you want in a year. To help you choose where to go in 2018, here are Merit Travel’s top 5 destinations you can’t miss!   Uganda The country features many national parks for … Continue reading Top Travel Destinations for 2018!

The Powder Highway: P2

The Powder Highway – Part 1 & 2: Written by Courtney Bowen at TravelCuts Where and what is The Powder Highway? Also known as Route 95A, in British Columbia, Canada, the Powder Highway loops between seven ski resorts that are guaranteed to deliver wintery adventures. In Part 1 we mentioned Revelstoke, Kicking Horse and Panorama, … Continue reading The Powder Highway: P2

The Powder Highway: P1

The Powder Highway – Part 1 & 2: Written by Courtney Bowen at TravelCuts Where and what is The Powder Highway? Also known as Route 95A, in British Columbia, Canada, the Powder Highway loops between seven ski resorts that are guaranteed to deliver wintery adventures. The loop is renowned for great mountains and an abundance … Continue reading The Powder Highway: P1

Dream in Green: Vancouver

Take the notion of “getting closer to nature” to heart with the truly unique aspects of Vancouver’s green scene. Quickly becoming the favourite destination of the conservation-minded, British Columbia’s coastal gem has earned top-ranking carbon neutrality among urban centres, and pledged to become the world’s greenest city by 2020. Spend a few days filled with … Continue reading Dream in Green: Vancouver

Magical Memories in Montreal

In honor of its 375th anniversary, Montréal electrifies in the most amazing ways. Montréal is especially intriguing this summer. “Poetic” and “surreal” are the words being used to describe the displays at “Montréal AVUDO,” a summer-long show in the Old Port of Montréal. Catch one of 100 free multimedia performances that merge brilliant light shows, … Continue reading Magical Memories in Montreal

Ultimate Travel Photos Vol. 1

If you’ve got the wanderlust feeling but can’t figure out where it’s taking you, we’ve got your back. From our very own vault… these Ultimate Travel Photos come from the people who make up who we are as a company, Canada-wide! We’re travel enthusiasts; who better to help you plan your trip than the very … Continue reading Ultimate Travel Photos Vol. 1

How would you spend two days in L.A.?

Not sure what you’d do with just two days in La La Land? We’ve got a jam-packed guide from our experiences for your first 48 hours in this glitzy city. Enter your email below, and we’ll send it to your inbox! Fill out my online form. Let us know in the comments how YOU would … Continue reading How would you spend two days in L.A.?

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)

Our 5 favourite destinations you can get to on Porter

Looking for a convenient flight you can board right downtown Toronto? A flight with quick check-ins and shorter lines? And best of all, free drinks, snacks, newspapers and WiFi? If this sounds just about right, grab this opportunity with both hands for The Porter Experience. PLUS – you’ll get student savings with your ISIC – … Continue reading Our 5 favourite destinations you can get to on Porter