Claire’s Tips

Vaccines

Not sure which vaccines you need for an upcoming trip or where to get them? Learn about all your options and find  a travel clinic near you.

Multi-Generational Travel

Multi-generational travel is a fast growing segment of the leisure travel market – but doing it successfully takes a bit more planning than usual. Here are some tips for traveling while keeping your extended family close. Travel with grandma and grandpa, aunts and uncles, and, of course, the kids, is great for those of us…

Laws that can land you in Trouble Abroad

  What’s a sure way to ruin a vacation? How about getting a fine or even worse, arrested! This January, 10 Westerners, of which 2 were Canadian, were arrested in Cambodia for inappropriate dancing and posts on social media in contravention of local laws. Just because tourists frequent a certain destination doesn’t mean that the…

Travel Safety Apps

It seems like there is an app for just about everything nowadays. There are some great travel apps out there but what about an app that helps you stay safe when traveling? Travel safety is definitely on the forefront of many people’s minds, and unfortunately, no matter how carefully you prepare, emergencies can happen while…

Travel Abroad Checklist

International travel can be challenging on a number of levels. Visas, passports, currency and other moving parts can make the preparation slightly daunting. Here’s a checklist you should go through to cover all your bases when traveling abroad… First, is passports. Of course, make sure your passport is valid for the time of travel. You’d…