Westjet – Ultra Low-Cost Carrier In the past few years, ULCCs or “ultra low-cost carriers” are starting to rise in North America and especially in Canada. These are flights that are down to its bare bone prices where travelers can decide whether they want to pay for add-on such as general seat selection, in-flight food and…

From Blue Jays to Blue Seas It was your typical summer day on August 2nd, 2015; the sun was shining, the birds were chirping and Rishi was posting travel deals. At the time, Next Departure was in its infancy , however, that day while sitting at the ballpark in Toronto watching the Toronto Blue Jays…

Add It To Your Bucket List: Mexico City Rishi and I had booked an amazing cheap flight to Cozumel for $177 CAD round trip per person, at the end of February for 7 days. We are not the type to lie on a beach doing nothing for 7 days, I wanted to see attractions and…

In November 2016, we had our first experience flying with NewLeaf Travel, an ultra low-cost travel company that is finally making it cheaper for Canadians to travel nationally. They are partnered with Flair Airlines, which owns and operates the planes. NewLeaf doesn’t fly out of Pearson Airport nor Billy Bishop. You have to get to John C.…

One year ago today I launched Next Departure. Today, it has +25,000k followers across social media and it’s constantly growing. It would have been impossible without each and every one of you. For anyone that has signed up, or shared one of my deals, or liked and commented, I give my most sincerest thanks. I…

The amazing travel deals I post tend to expire or sell out quickly, sometimes within couple of days, or within hours. The best way to stay alerted is by following me on social media and subscribing to free email alerts. 1. Be the first to know. You will be alerted as soon as I have found and posted…

#SummerDeals – 10 cheapest flights from Western Canada Looking for a deal over the summer? Most flight deals I post tend to be over shoulder/off-peak season when fares are at its cheapest as airlines rarely put any flights on sale over the peak travel. Therefore I’ve scoured the net to find the 10 cheapest flight deals that are at…

disclosure: This post is sponsored by KAYAK. All opinions expressed are my own. How do you find the cheapest deals? Are there any deals over the summer? These are the 2 most common questions I get amongst travellers. I’m going to tell you a little secret. One of my favourite and go-to travel search engines to find…

I’d like to officially welcome you to Next Departure! As most of you know, and for those who don’t; over the past few months I’ve been finding and posting amazing cheap flight and travel deals from Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver on Facebook travel groups.  I’m not a travel agent nor do I don’t work any airline. I’m just an…