Category - Did You Know

22
Nov

TV Tourism

TV shows can transport us to amazing destinations right from the comfort of our own homes but visiting them in real life can be just as magical. From castles in the United Kingdom to actual outer space, let’s explore travel options for the television fanatics we all secretly (or not so secretly) we really are.  Game of Thrones  This show on HBO was both […]

15
Nov

Spitsbergen, Svalbard: The Realm of the Polar Bear

The Svalbard archipelago is made of up four large mountainous islands and hundreds of smaller ones. Spitsbergen is the largest island located halfway between Norway and the North Pole. Remote and untouched, it was a staging point for many expeditions to the North Pole.  It is a wildlife playground, with the majestic polar bear at […]

15
Nov

What to Expect on Your First African Safari

We get it, going on an African Safari can be a bit intimidating at first.  A luxury African safari is at or near the top of most traveller’s wish list, but the ins and outs of actually going on safari may seem a little vague. Micato’s safari specialists are adept at transforming your perhaps hazy safari […]

30
Oct

World Traveler Packing Philosophies

How and what you pack often depends on the trip you are embarking on.  We have put together a few suggestions for you to consider your next big adventure! Travel Light Try to avoid checking a bag if it is not necessarily needed. Most people can get away with this especially if your trip is […]

28
Oct

Prepare for Your Cruise Around the World 

World Cruises are dream vacations many people aspire to experience. With their amazing itineraries, outstanding value and exclusive benefits, what’s not to love?  If a world cruise is on your ‘Must Experience List’, be sure to let your Travel Advisor know so they can find the best value for you.   The best staterooms sell out quickly and cruise lines offer their best […]

25
Sep

Win your Seat to the Sun

We hate to bring up the W word but the fact is winter isn’t that far off.  If you are planning a holiday down south this winter, now is the best time to start looking at your options. More Choice Our travel partners Transat, WestJet, Norwegian Cruise Line, and Sunwing have already released their winter […]