It begins, like all great travel stories,
in an African jail cell.

Jeff Davis, a Canadian journalist, has been arrested by secret police while covering a political protest in Nairobi, Kenya. During interrogation, he is accused of being an American spy. Without his passport to prove his identity, things were looking grim... Read more

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The truth about metal detectors...

August 24, 2015

Is that they are in fact iron detectors.  Over the past 10 years, like many of you all, I have passed through the scrutinizing gaze of innumerable metal detectors. Before I wizened up, I was beeping every time, or annoyingly taking off my shoes, belt, watch and anything else even vaguely metallic.  So I started an sort anecdotal investigation.  I began quasi-scientifically testing all manner of different materials during my airport travels, wearing one metallic item at a time to see what made it through.  Steel toed boots were the absolute worst. Got the five alarm beep every time, forcing me to walk barefoot through the scan a second time.  Watches with grey metal and even small change (like dimes)... Continue Reading →

Dragon's Den Pitch

February 06, 2015

For everyone who is struggling to watch our Dragon's Den pitch outside Canada, don't fear because we've got you covered. Just click the picture and the Internet will do the rest!   Enjoy! Continue Reading →

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