Calculated Traveller

An online magazine offering friendly advice, informative reviews, and inspiration on all things travel. Focused throughout on budget planning and preparation for all travellers and all types of experiences.


An Itinerary for Curacao in One Day

You’re in Curacao and you’ve got one day to do it ALL. Okay, maybe not ALL because it’s impossible to see everything in Curacao in one day! But you do want to do a lot and see the most that you can given the limited time frame. I’m not talking... read more

Sustainable Jordan at the Feynan Ecolodge

If you are curious about staying in an “eco-lodge,” consider checking into the Feynan Ecolodge in Jordan. You will not be disappointed! I first heard about Feynan at the Ecotourism and Sustainable Travel Conference in Monterey, California (ESTC) a few years ago. One... read more

A Romantic Couples Staycation at Trump Toronto

Our destination: The Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto Our mission: Rest, relaxation and romance The anticipation leading up to our stay at Trump Toronto was high. Especially once I received an email from our “Attaché Agent” Shannon a few days... read more

Extraordinary Ordinations in Myanmar

To say Buddhism is ‘big in Myanmar’ is like saying pasta is popular in Italy. With over 90% of the population subscribing to this religion, it’s no wonder there are Buddhist shrines everywhere you turn, and that the monastic lifestyle is such a... read more


Of Wind and Water on the Maid of the Mist Niagara Falls

Strolling along the water’s edge and viewing Niagara Falls from a lookout is one thing but seeing the falls from the vantage point of the water itself via a boat tour on the Maid of the Mist is something entirely different. Every visitor to Niagara Falls should board... read more


Ready SIM for International Travellers to the US – Review

Travelling and staying connected with friends, family and work is a big deal. It all sounds so dreamlike to disconnect entirely from “life” but we all know this isn’t practical in the internet age of always being connected. Plus how else would we be able to get maps... read more


Preparing for Solo Travel: What You Need to Consider

Travelling the world by yourself can be one the most exhilarating and eye-opening experiences that you’ll ever have in your life. With preparation and an amount of careful planning, you will be reaping the rewards of your lone travel escapades for a lifetime. With... read more


You know you are a traveller when … Take the Quiz!

Whenever we are on a road trip and we start to run out of good radio stations, or we are tired of listening to our own travel music playlist, we turn to stand-up comedy to keep us entertained and awake. Larry the Cable Guy, George Carlin, George Lopez and Russell... read more

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