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13 Travel Etiquette Tips

Summer is wrapping up, and many of us are gearing up to get out of here for a few weeks during the cooler months. If you’re like me, you might have noticed there’s almost always one person who think they’re the only one using the airline. Whether you’re lucky enough to be an experienced traveller, or you’re leaving the country for the first time, I put together 13 travel etiquette tip... Read more
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Tips for Travel Anxiety

Travelling can cause anxiety and stress easier than that high energy bill you might receive. If travelling triggers major anxiety for you, here tips that could help reduce your travel worries. Practice Relaxation Techniques Before You Go Even before you jump on the plane, find a calming relaxation technique that calms your nerves and start using it prior to your journey. This could he... Read more
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Why I Took Out Travel Insurance

Being on the FiftyUp Club Team, I get to see first hand how passionate members are and how the discounts and offers we give you help you in your day-to-day lives. So you’d think I’d know better than to travel without Travel Insurance, right? Well, now I do. This is my story on why I took up Travel Insurance for my NEXT holiday. Recently, I went to New Zealand for a quick holiday. I... Read more
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Avoid These 10 Travel Mistakes

Beginning traveler or seasoned travel, avoid these 10 travel mistakes Don’t forget to pack a power adapter. If you decide you can’t be bothered by packing a power adapter, at least pack a USB phone cord charger. At least you can charge your phone through most new televisions. Not budgeting enough money. Never underestimate how much you might rack up in holiday spending. If you think y... Read more
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The Benefits to Holiday Retreats

Each year, many of us plop down good money for a holiday. Planning and prepping to head off somewhere we have always dreamed of, wanted to go, or just to visit friends and family. But, could you benefit from a holiday retreat instead of a traditional holiday? Why a holiday retreat you ask? Traveling to your favourite destination or regularly scheduled holiday plan, you are probably... Read more
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8 Ways to Save on a Holiday Cruise

Whether you are wanting to set sail for the first time or are a seasoned cruiser, below are 7 ways to save on a holiday cruise. Early Bird, Does Get the Worm Worms can be gross, but when it comes to cruises, cruise companies like to fill the cabins early. They usually offer good deals for people willing to book a year or so in advance. Some offer heavily discounted deals, cheap flight... Read more
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2019 Travel Trends

If your resolution is to travel more in 2019, here are some travel trends, to inspire you to travel near or afar. Finding Peace While Being Active Being healthy is usually everyone’s “new” goal as the new year starts and why not get active and find a little peace from the madding crowds (or highways). One travel trend, we can get behind is being active. You could mush your way through... Read more
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The Importance of Travel Insurance

Travel insurance can save a potential disastrous and expensive holiday mishap from draining your bank account. By taking out travel insurance, you are covering yourself against travel risks a comprehensive policy will usually cover: Emergency medical cover Losses incurred due to unforeseen cancellation or having to cut your trip short Death and disability cover Personal liabi... Read more
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Spark Your Sense of Wonder with Guided Travel

If you’ve wondered what a “guided tour” means, it’s simply this: tour managers and local experts enhancing your experience, whatever your destination. You just need to click here and choose your own adventure! Maybe you want a river cruise through the Danube or to see the ruins in Rome. Maybe you want to dive deep into the culture of Asia or see the Northern Lights in Iceland. Wha... Read more
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5 Travel Hacks to Stretch Your Budget

If you aren’t rolling in dough, and let’s be honest, how many of us are, when you’re planning your holidays you are probably budget conscious. If you are like me, every dollar counts. Here are 5 holiday hacks to help stretch that almighty dollar! Travel Insurance While it may seem counterproductive to purchase travel insurance because you want to save money, think of travel insuran... Read more
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