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News

Canada’s New Passenger Bill of Rights Will Have Airlines Paying Out More for Bad Service

The proposed rules will include required compensation for those bumped from overbooked flights and if the airlines lose your luggage.
Mack Lamoureux
12.17.18
Travel

People Tell Us About the Crazy Stuff They Snuck Past Airport Security

"I didn't want to throw that gram of cocaine away. My grandmother lived through the war and raised me to never waste things."
Alba Carreres
8.28.18
Travel

Which Type of Backpacker Are You?

From actual mountaineer to the hostel warrior, there’s so many personalities to choose from.
Allison Tierney
7.5.18
Travel

How to Choose a Travel Partner Who Won’t Piss You Off

It’s like a choose-your-own-adventure story, but with people.
Allison Tierney
6.28.18
Travel

A Single Woman’s Guide to Making Friends in a Hostel

Do: give that party hostel a chance. Don’t: worry about being slut shamed.
Mica Lemiski
6.25.18
Stuff

I Took a Year Off Work to Look for Love

Yvonne Eisenring spent one year travelling to 12 countries and going on over 50 dates.
Wlada Kolosowa
11.2.16
Stuff

What It's Like to 'Go Travelling' When You're from a Country Everyone Fears

For young Iraqis, the process of just trying to get visas adds another dimension to the concept of "#wanderlust".
Ahmed Twaij
10.8.16
Travel

Travellers Recount the Worst Scams They've Fallen For

"The next thing I remember is waking up, alone, on the floor of the bar struggling with consciousness. The guy was yelling at me to pay for something."
Nat Kassel
8.30.16
Travel

How to Travel with Your Parents and Not Want to Kill Them in Their Sleep

Travelling with your parents is excruciating as a child, but it's even worse as a somewhat grown, adultish human. The secret, as ever, is to simply numb yourself to reality.
Kitty Gray
8.4.16
Travel

How to Travel Without Being a Jerk

Your body is a thing of beauty that will not be improved by a picture or a dreamcatcher or your name misspelled in Cantonese.
Nilu
6.15.16
Travel

Traveling as a Trans Person Is Exhausting and Dangerous

For trans people, airport confrontations are more than embarrassing, they can also be incredibly physically threatening.
Fury
11.11.15
Travel

The Best Place to Stand: What I Learned Hitchhiking Across Canada

Don't waste your time at truck stops, carry lots of weed, and get used to your own disgusting smell.
Emma Cosgrove
8.27.15
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