Expedia Flight Prices Experiment

I have booked a number of tickets through the airlines’ websites and also on the online travel websites like Expedia or Travelocity. One thing I have noticed is that the prices can really vary from day to day. Recently, I was trying to decide if there is any kind of pattern for this. Why? Because …

Do I Need a Visa for a Country

A big question whenever you travel is, “Do I need a visa for the country?”. This is ultimately answered by your own research, because it depends on your citizenship, the reason for your entry to the country, how many times you will exit and enter the country, and the length of your stay. I am …

Finding the Cheapest Flights Online

Finding cheap flights when traveling is always an adventure. I have found a couple techniques work well for me. I recently booked tickets from Calgary to Moscow and I will show you the comparison of prices using the techniques there. I personally use Expedia, Travelocity, EasyJet (Europe), the individual airlines’ websites, and travel agents when …

East Africa 2006

In July of 2006, I went to eastern Africa for around 4 weeks. It was an awesome experience and I would definitely recommened everyone go to see these region of the world. I’m not going to discuss all the poverty, society, governments, and such. I will just focus on what I did and what I …

Scuba Diving

I was certified for scuba diving a few years ago and it turned out to be one of the best things I have done for my traveling. I’m not going to go off on how awesome it is and how many dives I have done (because I haven’t done many) so don’t worry. This article …

South East Asia – 2004

In 2004 I backpacked in South East Asia for 2 months. This included Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Laos. It was my first big trip and I had to say I had an excellent time. This is just a recap of it for those interested in going. I’ll summarize right away and read on if you …

Ecuador and Peru – 2005

In July of 2005 my wife an I went to Ecuador and Peru. We didn’t have much time (less than 4 weeks), but we managed to squeeze in everything we wanted to see in that time. I’ll outline our thoughts about this area and what we did. Same as always, I recommend seeing this part …