Category Archives: Asia

Destinations to Asia

Volunteering in Thailand Pt. 2

Written by Ashley Macnie, Student Product Manager at travelcuts Continued from Volunteering in Thailand Pt. 1 The mountains surrounding Huay Pakoot offer a different hiking experience every time you set out to see the elephants. Our first hike was through a forested, hilly area that at times required a walking stick or a boost from … Continue reading Volunteering in Thailand Pt. 2

Volunteering in Thailand Pt. 1

Written by Ashley Macnie, Student Product Manager at travelcuts Asia was unmapped territory for me. I love to travel, but I always seem to end up in Europe or the Caribbean. This all changed when I was given the opportunity to volunteer with Global Vision International (GVI). I had the option to choose what program … Continue reading Volunteering in Thailand Pt. 1

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

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