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.

How to Choose the Best Airline Alliance in 2020

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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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5 Terrifying Reasons Every Expat Needs Travel Insurance

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The world is a friendly, fun and mostly safe place, but some of the exceptions to this rule could literally kill you.

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How to Travel to Hong Kong (for Indians)

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Citizens of more than 170 countries can travel visa-free to Hong Kong for up to 180 days, but Indians are not among them.

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Is China Airlines Overrated?

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I wanted—and expected—to be wowed by China Airlines business class, but walked off the plane more than a little disappointed.

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Shattered Expectations and Turkish Coffee

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The experience Turkish is able to offer in spite of a woefully uncompetitive product and home airport speaks volumes.

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Should You Buy a Global SIM Card?

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A global SIM isn’t right for everyone—I’m not even sure it’s right for me.

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Saving Dollars: The Top Ways To Save Money On A City Break

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There are plenty of ways to save in the city from parking to dining and even earning rewards on what you spend.

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How Citi Cheated Me Out of 50,000 ThankYou Points

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If you aren’t careful, all you’ll earn from ShittyBank is 50,000 bonus FuckYou points.

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