Why You Should Be Using KAYAK.COM

There are literally hundreds of different sites for planning a trip and getting price alerts – so how do you choose which one to use? For years, I just used whichever site popped up on Google first, but after creating this…

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Belgian Culture Shock; Part 2

As you know, I have recently dove into Belgian culture headfirst,and, I have been shocked to say the least.  Feel free to read my initial thoughts on Belgium in part one of our Belgian Culture Shock list. As a Canadian – buying…

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23 Travel Mistakes You’re Probably Making…

On a recent trip to Paris, I realized I am definitely still a travel rookie. In the last few years my travel has been limited due to visa/immigration issues and my financially draining long distance relationship.  Finally all settled in Belgium…

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Belgian Culture Shock; Part One

I love living in this country, it’s become home to me and there are a ton of positives about moving to Belgium – but there are also a lot of changes I’ve had to make and things I’ve had to get used to….

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Stages of Applying for A Travel Visa

If you’ve ever applied for a visa you understand that at any given time your emotions range from excitement/bliss to panic/rage. When we finally handed in my application for a common law visa and, I realized what a crazy process…

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How to Deal With Annoying Airport Problems

As experienced travelers, airports are just a normal part of our routine. If you’re a new traveller, you’re probably just wandering through the airport – frustrated and exhausted. These are some of the most annoying things we’ve experienced in airports and solutions…

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