Travel & Leisure

Canada considers mandating hotel quarantine for travelers

Canada is considering requiring travelers to quarantine at a hotel at their own expense when they come into the country in response to new variants of the coronavirus

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said during a press conference Friday that his government is prepared to impose even stricter regulations on travel than the country already has in place.

“No one should be taking a vacation abroad right now,” Trudeau said. “If you’ve got one planned, cancel it. And don’t book a trip for spring break.”

Trudeau also said he discussed “the range of options” for further travel restrictions with the

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Should You Stay Loyal to Your Hotel or Airline?

By Sam Kemmis

After months of crunching and recrunching data as the pandemic upended travel, NerdWallet has released its best travel rewards rankings for 2021. And, although travel in 2021 will be different from the year before, it is unlikely to be “normal” by any stretch. You may be considering whether to start — or continue — pursuing loyalty with a particular hotel or airline.

Does travel loyalty still make sense this year? Or have the normal benefits of such loyalty gone out the window with so much other conventional travel wisdom?

Although it’s as difficult as ever to

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What are the Benefits of Airport Lodge

Being a frequent traveller, there are certain things that people pay attention to. They try their best to save time and money in commuting from one place to another as this is the area we can make savings in. Therefore while booking a hotel, the distance factor plays an important role for us. Getting a hotel near to the airport can save us a lot of time which generally gets wasted in travelling from the hotel to the airport. Sometimes finding a hotel near the airport in a new country can be a tough task but you need not … Read More

Credit Cart Travel Perks We’d Like to See

By Sam Kemmis, Elina Geller and Sally French

The travel world as we knew it won’t be back for some time and credit card issuers had to zig and zag their way through 2020 to bring value to customers in the new normal. We saw things like the addition of Peloton  (PTON) – Get Report partnerships, travel credits used at grocery stores, discounted streaming services and even credit statements for Dell  (DELL) – Get Report products.

Why stop there? As travel hopes to slowly rebound in 2021, credit card companies would be smart to continue to

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