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7 Tips for Planning a Destination Wedding

October 17, 2019

Planning any wedding is one of the most stressful times in anyone’s life. It’s supposed to be the happy union of two people in love, yet every little detail needs attention so your vision of your perfect day comes off just right. You want the flowers just so, the food has to somehow cater to everyone’s taste, the ceremonyand reception has to be choreographed, you need someone to officiate the ceremony (preferably someone with whom you’re comfortable) and you want it to be on a day when the weather is most likely to be pleasant. And that’s when you want […]

Why You Should Book a Destination Wedding Versus Traditional

September 9, 2019

  Your wedding is a monumental piece of time that you’ll take with you wherever you go. Tying the knot will always date back to our ancestors and is a tradition that time will never take away. When planning your wedding, you want to ensure you’ve picked the perfect place – mouthwatering food, beautiful accommodations and honeymoon weather. Perhaps choosing a destination wedding over a traditional wedding is one you haven’t thought a lot about yet, or maybe it’s always been your dream to say “I do” on top of white sand beaches alongside turquoise waters. Regardless, with our Calgary […]

Cheap and Short Getaways from Calgary

August 26, 2019

Vacations do not always have to be the two-week-long excursions we tend to take during the holidays. Sometimes all we need is a few days reprieve from the hectic week at work to unwind and enjoy life a little bit more. A short getaway may be possible, but what about the cost of a hotel and the flight tickets? Finding cheap destinations is also doable. Using our ATC flight search, we have found some deals that we know you’ll love.  San Diego  “America’s Finest City” offers beaches, villages and world-famous attractions. September and March serve as the best months to […]

Top Destination Wedding Locations

August 7, 2019

Signifying a new beginning, weddings are the perfect opportunity to travel elsewhere with your partner and friends and family to explore the beauty of the world. With so many destinations and possibilities, it can seem as if the preparation is just a bit too much work. Wedding planning is never easy, but with our Calgary destination wedding service, choosing your destination should be.   Mexico  The most popular destination wedding country is Mexico, with the most frequently chosen city being Cancun. The white sand beaches and clear crystal waters of Cancun are a famed destination for anyone, especially for the picture-perfect […]

Top Ten Tips for Finding the Cheapest Canadian Flight Bookings 

July 18, 2019

Planning a trip doesn’t have to be rigorous. In fact, booking a flight should be part of the fun that the trip includes. However, technology seems to be outsmarting us more and more these days and we find ourselves paying for flights that we could have saved more of our tourist money on.  Everyone deserves more affordable adventures and having some helpful tips to ensure you’re booking your flight for the least amount is guaranteed to give you a few more piña coladas.  Clear Your Cookies Many sites will testify that searching for plane tickets in a private browsing mode […]

Tips to Upgrade to Business Class

June 15, 2019

The destination is always worth the journey. Perhaps we don’t think too much about what the “journey” really means when it comes to reaching our destination, but once we’ve flown economy class for a long haul trip, our journey is definitely different from those experiencing business class travel. The goal is the destination of course, but who wouldn’t want a little extra space and guaranteed quite if offered an upgrade to business class? Everyone should experience the corporate travel journey, here are some tips from insiders on how to “turn left” the next time you board a plane.  Travel at […]

What to Look for When Booking a Hotel

May 17, 2019

We all want to make sure the vacation we’ve saved our hard-earned money towards is perfect. We scour cheap flight websites, we find the prime beach, we research the most active parts of the city we’re heading for and so on. But too many people overlook the hotel, because after all, odds are we’ll be spending as little time as possible in it. We just want the cheapest, or closest without necessarily targeting the best value. Do you want to be cranky while walking around Paris because your bed was too small and the room too noisy? Probably not, so […]

The Best European Travel Tips

April 29, 2019

As the weather turns the corner to spring in Canada, a large portion of us start planning ideal spring and summer vacations. That means Europe is on most people’s minds, as they research their first trip to the Old World, or return to check more sights and cultural landmarks. Europe is great, we all love it, but it’s also expensive and crowded, and your vacation will be fleeting. Below we present some of our best tips for getting the most value out of your European vacation, so you can savor the sights without stressing the small things. 1.Stay Longer in […]

How to Survive Long Haul Flights

March 2, 2019

Those of us who are planning long, intercontinental, trans-time zone flights are starting to figure out and where we want to go for the spring and summer. We scan databases for cheap tickets, scour travel magazines for destination ideas and re-check the bank account to see what we can afford. Then we look at the flight manifesto for our desired trip: 11 hours to Istanbul?! Can planes even stay up in the air for that long? Well they can, and they do,and your experience, even with cheap airline tickets, on one of the long haul flights doesn’t have to be […]

Find your Beach, Find your Peace

January 31, 2019

The 2000 movie “The Beach” starring Leonardo DiCaprio depicts an idealized version of a remote, inaccessible beach, untouched by the ravages of industrialization, where the daring traveler can seek peace and connection with nature. What is it about a pristine beach that allows us to recharge from our daily grind? Is it the cool, humid ocean breeze that stimulates your senses to peak levels? Is it the sun giving you back the energy you’ve (some might say) squandered in your daily life? Is it the humility of Man standing before nature and reveling in our powerlessness against the tides? Whatever […]