Sep
27

Questions on Round The World Tickets

round  the world ticket

Q: I have to travel to Europe, Indonesia, Australia and Asia for business next month and I’m thinking about the best way to go about planning my trip.  Flexibility is obviously key, and so is price. A: Oh, Yeah, I got this. You need an Round The World Ticket. Sound mysterious? Well, it is a little. Unlike buying a simple one-way or round-trip ticket, you don’t just go to www.bt-sore.com and click the globe tab. Good Reasons to Use Round-the-World Tickets Tremendous Value. RTW tickets are not especially cheap but … More…

Sep
26

Isn’t it Time You Tried Premium Economy?

Qantas' new premium economy class.

But before you do, read this. Why, because not all premium economy classes are created equal. Some are awesome and some aren’t worth the money—unless the company is paying for it, then it’s definitely better than the standard Economy. There are currently only nine airlines that offer a true premium economy product originating in the USA. These airlines are Alitalia, ANA, British Airways,  EVA Air, Japan Airlines, Qantas, Scandinavian Airlines, V Australia and Virgin Atlantic. DeltaEcon, nope The USA-based carriers’ so-called Economy Plus seats that they  flog for an extra $50 are not … More…

Sep
25

Premium Economy Can Feel Like First

Qantas' new premium economy class.

But before you do, read this. Why, because not all premium economy classes are created equal. Some are awesome and some aren’t worth the money—unless the company is paying for it, then it’s definitely better than the standard Economy. There are currently only nine airlines that offer a true premium economy product originating in the USA. These airlines are Alitalia, ANA, British Airways,  EVA Air, Japan Airlines, Qantas, Scandinavian Airlines, V Australia and Virgin Atlantic. The USA-based carriers’ so-called Economy Plus seats that they  flog for an extra $50 are not real Premium … More…

Sep
21

Man, I wish I could do that!

four-hour-work-week

Ever heard of Tim Ferriss? Well, I hadn’t either. He’s the guy who writes best-selling books like “The 4-Hour Workweek” and “The 4-Hour Chef.” His whole reason for being is to basically see how fast and how efficiently he can complete a task. He set out to see how fast he could make it from his house to the boarding gate at San Francisco Airport. And boy was he fast. Using Uber, a cashless car service, and Clearcard, a fast-pass for airport security, he made it from home to gate … More…

Sep
20

Hate full-body scans? For $100, you can now bypass the hassle

TSA pat down

Hate the full-body scans, pat-downs and slow going at TSA airport security screening checkpoints? For $100, you can now bypass the hassle, yep, you heard me. I know, I know, who doesn’t love the roving gloved mitts up and down your inner thighs, long lines, removing shoes?  But believe it or not for $100 bucks you can avoid it all. The Transportation Security Administration has come up with a new thing at big airports called “Precheck.” It has special lanes for background-checked travelers, who can keep their shoes, belt and … More…

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