Practical Travel Advice

Whether you’re looking to save money, obtain visas or get from “Point A” to “Point B,” these travel articles assist you with the practical aspects of travel.

Will Berlin’s New Airport Ever Open?

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It’s anyone’s guess when Berlin’s new airport will open—or if it ever will.

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Change and Leaving

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2016 was a year I came to define by others’ milestones more than my own.

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Why Are There No Nonstop Flights from the U.S. to Thailand?

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No nonstop flights between the U.S. and Thailand exist, on Thai Airways or on any other airline.

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How to Choose an Airline Alliance in 2017

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As individual airlines (particularly U.S. ones) slash benefits in a race for the bottom, alliance loyalty has become more complicated than it once was.

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Why Are There No Nonstop Flights from the U.S. to Vietnam?

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Here’s a fact that might surprise you: Los Angeles to Ho Chi Minh City is the busiest unserved air route in the world.

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Flight Delay Compensation in the US and Europe

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You look up at the departures board to find your gate and see that your flight has been delayed. What can you do?

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Want to Spend a Year Traveling Abroad?

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There’s a way to enjoy your life, and free yourself from the wrath of President Trump—it’s called Special Trip

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Why I’ve Done a 180 on Travel Hacking

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Frequent traveler benefits have continued to free fall—I’m not sure savvy travelers can avoid hacking any longer.

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