Buying Luggage? Use These 3 Criteria to Evaluate.

Buying Luggage? Use These 3 Criteria to Evaluate.

  You walk into a luggage department and look at a sea of luggage in front of you. Flipping over a couple of tags you notice one piece is $70 and another of exactly the same size is $700 or more. What’s the difference? You know there has to be something that...
In Las Vegas I discovered National Geographic’s Polar Bears!

In Las Vegas I discovered National Geographic’s Polar Bears!

This is one of the best known conservation icons in the world. Their magazines are devoured by the millions and often saved for decades. Their work in bring to light the plight of animals like the Polar Bear is legendary. While they do brand products with their logo...
Airline Weigh Scales are Accurate…Arn’t They?

Airline Weigh Scales are Accurate…Arn’t They?

It all started with a question that was posed to me from a reader of my weekly travel column in the Winnipeg Free Press.   The reader had recently gone a trip that involved a flight to one city with Airline one and then Airline Two on their second segment.  ...
Carry on Luggage Restrictions Eased to U.S.

Carry on Luggage Restrictions Eased to U.S.

It took a while but it happened. As of today Canadian passengers travelling to the United States can again carry two pieces of luggage on board,as announced by Transport Minister John Baird. Transport Canada restricted travellers bound for the U.S. to one carry-on...