First Class Airfare


Did you know that every domestic airline offers discounted first class tickets on planes that have a first class cabin? Referred to as “Y-Up” or “Q-Up” fares, they are usually 30 to 75 per cent less expensive than the full price for a first price ticket — and sometimes even cheaper than the full coach…

27 Things You’re Really Thinking When You’re Watching Figure Skating


1. VERY PRETTY. BUT YOUR FEET ARE POINTING IN WEIRD DIRECTIONS. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP / Getty Images 2. COOL BUT WHAT IF AP Photo/Bernat Armangue …HE LETS GO. AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev 3. YEP, YOU GOT IT UP THERE. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters 4. WELL DONE. Laszlo Balogh / Reuters 5. EVERYONE WATCHING YOU IS IN PAIN. Matthew Stockman / Getty…

Cheapalicious Beauty Secrets


I know, I know. You’re not cheap, you just like to beat the system. Well, this is a roundup of some cheapout beautification secrets we just could not do without. Behold the wisdom. Freeze Your Eyeliner Does your eyeliner constantly crumble while putting it on? Our friends at You Beauty recommend leaving it in the…

Why Smart Women Let Men Treat Them Badly


Written by Special Guest Blogger: Christine Arylo (View Profile) I first met my husband, Noah, ten years ago. If you had known me, you would have thought to yourself, Now here is a smart woman. She’s getting her M.B.A., great job, confident. Here is a woman with tons of self-esteem. And you would have been right….

Where to Meet & Fall in Love with a Celeb


Each year, most people only get one chance for a great vacation if they even get a chance at all. So this year, for your vacation getaway, why not take a chance and choose one of the places frequented by celebrities? You never know who you might run into or be hobnobbing with over cocktails…

Canada Day’s Best Weekend Getaways


As Canadians, we are used to celebrating Canada Day in style, and 2017 is a major milestone as it’s Canada’s 150th birthday. There will be so much happening this year across the country, so visit one of these cities for an amazing time. VANCOUVER, B.C. Vancouver, a world-class city, has a lot to offer. This…

26 Weight Loss Tips That Are Actually Evidence-Based


The weight loss “industry” is full of myths. People are being advised to do all sorts of crazy things, most of which have no evidence behind them. Over the years, however, scientists have found a number of strategies that seem to be effective. Here are 26 weight loss tips that are actually evidence-based. 1. Drink…

5 Real Ways to Actually Make Money Online


How many articles are there about making money online? Thousands?  Millions? Enough? Probably. But there’s a problem. Too many of them are just sales pitches to convince you to sign up for some seminar, webinar, training session or some other way to become an online millionaire. They really give online money making a bad name….

How to Increase Your iPhone’s Photo Storage by Seven Times


If you’ve ever spent an entire flight deleting old photos to make room for new ones, this is the one app you need to download before your next trip. It’s called Avast Photo Space, and it made its App store debut yesterday. This new photo storage app shrinks 7 GBs of photos down to only…

Four Easy Ways to Get a Hotel Upgrade


Think luxurious digs and hotel upgrades are just for the elite traveler or savvy credit card holder? Think again. There are plenty of ways to grab yourself an upgrade even after you’ve already booked. Here, four ways to snag yourself some great accommodations.  [New York Times] If you’re planning on heading to Rio for the Olympics…

Airbnb raises $1 billion in debt financing for new travel services


Airbnb just raised $1 billion in debt financing from a group of major U.S. banks includingJPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc., and Bank of America Corp., Bloomberg first reported. The funding will be used to help Airbnb expand and develop new services. Airbnb is currently valued at $25.5 billion after a $1.5 billion funding round a year…

Secret Airplane Bedrooms Passengers Never See


Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images During a 14-hour flight from New York to Tokyo, travelers will likely eat several meals, watch some questionable movies, and get in a few hours of sleep. But for the flight attendants and pilots who are on duty, 14 hours translates into a very long work day. That’s why some airplanes designed…

50 Apps and Websites to Optimize Your Vacation


iStockphoto  There’s an app for just about everything, from making the most of an extended flight delay to tapping into local culture. Here are the best digital tools for travellers.   Everyone has an airport horror story. But you can make the most of a bad situation with apps like Flight+, which will keep you…

5 Favorite Rooftop Restaurants in Paris


As summer sets in and the sun begins to shine, we bring you five of the very best rooftop bars in the city. Nüba A glorious spot along the quays, Nüba has some of the city’s best views over the Seine. Its DJ booth has a reputation for attracting some pretty well-known artists including Chet…

Girls’ Trip: Paris


Only 1 hour landed in Paris and already fallen in love with our waiter – a hotter, sexier, French Ryan Gosling. The first cafe off the metro we found was Le Bastille in Place de Le Bastille. The surroundings represent Parisian romance where stylish, exotic strangers rub elbows in this dazzling, historical neighborhood of Place de le Bastille. Its streetscapes cinema-worthy and…

20 Beauty Hacks You Need


As much as we love our beauty routine, it takes a lot of time and effort to get ready in the morning. That’s why we appreciate any type of tip—no matter how small—that helps make the process of putting on makeup or doing our hair faster. And because we know you do, too, we’ve scoured…