Matt started his love affair with travel after catching a one-way flight from Vancouver to Sydney in 2003. Whilst handing out flyers for a backpacker travel agency in exchange for free trips, he realised that a career in travel could be a good choice.
He now splits his time between managing a travel agency full-time, writing travel stories, and getting himself to the airport as much as possible. His top travel tips include: Following locals to the dirtiest eateries for authentic dishes, and boarding the plane last to nab an empty row.
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See the best of Vancouver Island, from artsy vibes in Tofino on the wild-west coast to cycling around one of the oldest cities in British Columbia.
From Pow Wows to tree-fellers, Matt gives us a rundown on how you can immerse yourself into Canada's unique, multicultural experiences.
Travel agent & Nomad Matt Castell reveals the secrets to booking accommodation for long-term travel like a seasoned pro.