Jubilee Travel Blogs

New visa requirements for travelling through Canada

04/22/2016 in Anywhere

How to find out if you need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) or a visitor visa

As of March 15, 2016, visa-exempt foreign nationals are expected to have an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to fly to or transit through Canada. Exceptions include U.S. citizens, and travellers with a valid Canadian visa. Canadian citizens, including dual citizens, and Canadian permanent residents are not eligible...

How travelling with Cold Medicine can land you in jail

04/14/2016 in Anywhere

Have you ever travelled with over the counter drugs for a cold or allergies? How about a sleeping pill to make the plane ride easier?

It's essential these days to know what you can and can't bring into a country. Below are a couple examples of people who didn't do their homework and had to pay the consequences.

Steven Gaines...

10 Questions to Assess the Reputation and Financial Stability of Your Travel Agent

04/05/2016 in Anywhere

10 Questions to Assess the Reputation and Financial Stability of Your Travel Agent

Following the financial failure of several travel agencies across Canada, Jubilee Travel has had many clients asking how this sort of thing can happen and who are worried about having something similar happen to them.  We have written this article because we think it...

Never throw away or share your Boarding Pass!

03/31/2016 in Anywhere

This video shows hackers can gain access to your personal information via a boarding pass barcode. Watch to understand why security experts advise passengers never to throw out their passes or post pictures of the passes online.

The Do's and Don'ts of Paris

02/09/2016 in Paris

Paris is the French capital and one of the most visited cities in the world. It is a major travel hub and therefore you need a few do's and don'ts if you are going to survive your holiday without a hitch. Check out the list below.

1. Note that not all the places you visit are chargeable. Some places will be...

Tips for Travelling Healthy

09/04/2015 in Anywhere

Preparing for a Healthy Trip.

The stage is set for the perfect trip. No one likes to think anything could go wrong, but the best way to avoid getting ill on your getaway is to take steps before you leave to help make sure that doesn't happen. Here are some tips to help keep your trip as healthy as...