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WhatsApp Will Stop Working On Millions of Phones in 2020 – What Travelers Need To Know

One of the most important worldwide apps for travelers is WhatsApp. If you have traveled outside of Canada and the United States, you know exactly what I’m talking about. Absolutely everyone uses it and compared to Facebook messenger, WhatsApp is king once your abroad. Here is everything you need to know about the changes coming …

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Air Canada Stops Taking Customer Support Calls After Launching New Reservation System

After weeks of concerns regarging it’s new reservation system heading into the holidays, Air Canada‘s customer service phone line was forced to stop taking calls Monday morning. As of 10:30 a.m. MST, a recording on the airline’s customer service phone line said that it would not even place customers on hold.  “Air Canada has recently introduced …

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Puerto Vallarta Hotel Rescues Baby Turtles and Lets Guests Release Them To The Wild

For all you turtle lovers out there, this may be a dream come true.  The Marriot Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa releases an average of 60,000 baby turtles back into the wild every season. The Sea Turtle Rescue Program has been based at the hotel since 2005 and the nursery can hold up to 500 …

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This Canadian Destination Made The Top 50 Places To Travel in 2020

Travel and Leisure has announced their top 50 places to travel for 2020 and the Canadian desination of New Brunswick has made the honorable list.  Outside of Canada most people have likely never heard of New Brunswick but that is set to change as the spotlight will now be on the Canadian province.  https://youtu.be/qLvR405gZ2o New …

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American Airlines Apologizes After Forcing Woman To Remove ‘Hail Satan’ T-Shirt

American Airlines has apologized to a passenger who was allegedly ordered to remove her “offensive” T-shirt or get off the plane. Runi Goyal had boarded a flight to Las Vegas in Florida on Oct. 30, wearing a T-shirt reading “Hail Satan” and “Est. 666,” above an image of an upside-down cross. Although she wears the shirt often, and …

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5 Dead in New Zealand Volcano: Cruise Ship Passengers Missing and Injured

Whakaari volcano on White Island in New Zealand was rocked by a massive eruption on Monday, killing five people and leaving at least 10 people missing.  Police Deputy Commissioner John Tims said 23 people had been rescued from White Island in the country’s Bay of Plenty, some of whom are injured. Mr Tims said it’s …

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Scorpion Crawls Inside Woman’s Pants and Stings Her On United Airlines Flight

A female passenger was stung by a scorpion aboard a United Airlines flight in a scary incident that prompted an emergency response. The unidentified woman, who was flying from San Francisco to Atlanta, said she was stung by the venomous scorpion in the middle of her flight.  She felt a strong stinging sensation on her leg, prompting her to …

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Violent Muggings In Bali Continue To Seriously Injure Tourists

Update:  A friend of an Australian woman said to have been seriously injured in a violent Bali bag snatch has broken her silence, admitting the original story was untrue. Indonesian police last week dismissed claims that Bryon Bay hairdresser Emma Bell was the victim of a bag snatch which left her with head injuries and a fractured …

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Terrifying Video Shows People Falling From Carnival Ride In Thailand

A carnival ride went terribly wrong at a fair in Thailand after a malfunction caused riders to fall off and crash onto the ground. Terrifying footage captured the moment carnival-goers are thrown from the ride after a safety bar fails. Fourteen people were on the pirate-themed ride at an event in the city of Lopburi in central Thailand when the …

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Calgary Man Arrives In Mazatlán After Traveling 5200 KM By Wheelchair to Raise Awareness

Warren Schlosser received a hero’s welcome in Mazatlan, Mexico after traveling over 5000 kilometers by wheelchair from his home in Calgary, Canada.  A trucker for more than 40 years, Schlosser was involved in a serious highway crash in Utah in 2006, leaving him confined to a wheelchair.  Warren Schlosser and his service dog Luna (Credit: …

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8 Incredible Travel Contests You’ll Want To WIN

Since Christmas is upon us and we’re all day dreaming about someone gifting us a vacation, I figured I might as well share some travel contests with you. Who knows… you might win the trip of a lifetime. And is there anything on this Earth that’s better than free travel? I think not. Actually, I …

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Road Trip Turns Deadly In Australian Outback As Body Of Missing Woman Found

The body of a woman missing for more than two weeks in the Australian Outback has been found, authorities in the country’s Northern Territory said.  Claire Hockridge, her partner Tamra McBeath-Riley, and Phu Tran went missing last month after telling friends they were going for a drive south of the town of Alice Springs, where …

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