Category - Travel Tips


Our best packing tips revealed

You know the scene. You’re at the airport, and you have to check a bag or print a boarding pass. Somewhere in the check-in area, there will be – there seemingly always is – a family with about 19 massive bags and all kinds of different rolling devices and ways to transport them from A […]


How to get a Hotel Upgrade

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_gallery type=”image_grid” images=”10960,10962,10964,10958″][vc_column_text]Who doesn’t love a complimentary upgrade? While it often feels like these kinds of perks are only reserved for frequent guests, it’s not necessarily the only way to get one.   We have put together a few tips that will give you a better chance at an upgrade. Book with a Vision Travel Advisor. […]


Active Holidays Destination Spotlight: Vietnam

  High on a lot of Canadians’ bucket lists, Vietnam is admittedly far from Canada – but far above your expectations. An amazing destination for culture, climate, food, history and shopping, it’s a tropical paradise tucked into Southeast Asia. And don’t forget value! Dining is exceptionally affordable, with a large bowl of the country’s signature […]


Zika Virus: What You Need To Know

The Zika Virus has been at the forefront of the media recently. This virus, which is spread through mosquito bites, has recently been confirmed in travel-related cases originating in some Caribbean, Central America and South America countries. Vision Travel recommends any travellers who are pregnant, or planning a pregnancy, educate themselves about the risks of the Zika […]


Top 7 Active Photography Tips

  1) Ask for permission when photographing locals close up Even if you don’t speak the language it is easy to ask permission to take a photograph – just point at your camera and then gesture politely towards your prospective subject! If they say ‘no’ then smile, thank them anyway, and move on. If they […]


Canadian Resident Promotions

Deals just for Canadians The loonie? Ugh. Since the heady days of 2011 when our dollar was actually stronger than the US, we’ve seen it take a nosedive to where it’s now settled in the 75¢ area. What’s a poor Canadian traveller to do? Fear not: we’ve collected an array of tempting cruise offers just […]