Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum – A Frightening Look Into Cambodia’s Past

Between 1975 and 1979, Pol Pot’s oppressive regime the Khmer Rouge committed genocide towards their own people. Roughly 1.5-3 million Cambodians were killed reducing the population by 25%. Pol Pot was paranoid that someone was out to get him. His paranoia was so great, he ordered the death of millions of Cambodians. Today, the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum…

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Shwedagon Pagoda and My Experience Exploring Yangon Myanmar

The Shwedagon Pagoda is one of the few temples I really wanted to see while I traveled through Southeast Asia. If I can only see one thing while I was in Yangon, Myanmar, it would be the Shwedagon Pagoda. After arriving in Yangon, Myanmar, Karen and myself checked ourselves in the hostel we were staying at. We stayed…

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Travel to Bolivia Meetup + Current Travel Deals

Travel to Bolivia Meetup Hi everyone in this upcoming meet up, our guest speaker Diego Garcia, will be doing a presentation on travel to Bolivia. Diego is born and raised in Bolivia and he can give you insights from a local’s perspective. He has also traveled throughout Europe and parts of Africa.   Diego in…

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Blog Update February 28, 2016

Hi everyone, I am currently updating the blog. The appearance of the blog will be changing in the next few months. My goal is to organize the blog so that new readers can easily navigate the website. I have also added a link to the travel planning service that I now offer, check out the link…

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Via Rail Boxing Week Sale

Via Rail Boxing week sale is on until Jan. 4, 2016. Check it out here. Here are some great deals that you can take advantage of with the Via Rail boxing week sale: Toronto and Vancouver – $321 Vancouver and Jasper – $107 Toronto and Montreal – $37 Toronto and Edmonton – $234 Montreal and…

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Travel for One Year Update, December 31, 2015

Travel for One Year Update. Hi everyone, I just wanted to update you on my current progress towards my one year trip. I plan on leaving roughly late September 2016. In order to succeed in traveling for a year, I will need the following items covered: Have enough Aeroplan points to help save money on…

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Merry Christmas and Last Minute Deals for 2015

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope everyone had fun stuffing their face with food. 2015 is almost over! I will be doing a thorough 2015 recap at the end of the year. Before we get there, I just wanted to remind everyone of the last minute deals for travel hacking use before they end. Last Minute…

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Meetup 6 Complete! – Earn Lots of Points Without CC Signup Bonus

Hi everyone, we just finished Meetup 6: Earn Lots of Points Without CC Signup Bonus. In this meetup, we covered the following: How to be strategic with your spending to maximize points earnings Which AMEX, Mastercard and VISA to select for maximizing points earnings Locations to double or triple your points earnings Purchasing frequent flyer…

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