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Be Ready for TSA Changes

TSA guy is singing 12 Days of Christmas, unaware that passengers, most of whom have been up since 5am, want to pelt him with our 3oz bottles. – Tweet from @hollyburns One of the best things that can happen at … Continue reading

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Nine Tips to Save You Time, Money and Grief

“Did you ever notice that the first piece of luggage on the carousel never belongs to anyone?” — Erma Bombeck TripAdvisor recently published a list of travel tips which I am borrowing from freely below. (They have my permission to … Continue reading

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Aroma With a View

“Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived. — Helen Keller What is it about smells that takes us away instantly to another place or time? Why can scents … Continue reading

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New Rule for TSA Check-In

“Yesterday a woman wore a bikini to LAX airport hoping to avoid the patdown. She is still being patted down.” –Conan O’Brien Especially if you are flying TO the United States from the United Kingdom you might well need to … Continue reading

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It Can Be the Little Things

We should try to eliminate things that unnecessarily piss people off. — Michael O’Leary, Ryanair, in an apparent change to their customer service philosophy. AGM, Dublin, 20 Sep 2013 Recently American Airlines polled some of its frequent flyers about what factors … Continue reading

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Moving Through Airport Security Faster

TSA guy is singing 12 Days of Christmas, unaware that passengers, most of whom have been up since 5am, want to pelt him with our 3oz bottles -Tweet from @hollyburns We are just back from a trip to Albuquerque and flying in … Continue reading

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Airport Trivia Challenge for You

Baggage carousel sounds a lot more fun than it really is. –  Tweet from @ingridmusic We have all seen the three-letter airport codes used for baggage sorting. It is easy to understand the logic behind using MIA for Miami, DFW … Continue reading

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Treat Yourself Right

“I still enjoy traveling a lot. I mean, it amazes me that I still get excited in hotel rooms just to see what kind of shampoo they’ve left me.” — Bill Bryson  Some people consider staying in hotels to be a … Continue reading

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Five Tips to Help You Fly Through the Airport

TSA guy is singing 12 Days of Christmas, unaware that passengers, most of whom have been up since 5am, want to pelt him with our 3oz bottles – a holiday tweet from @hollyburns Insuring a quick and painless passage through … Continue reading

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