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The 15 Longest Flights in the World by Distance flown

// // I've been very fortunate to be able to fly almost at the drop of a hat.  I love very long flights (my friends think I'm weird, you may too) and have taken some of the longest flights in the world including the no longer being operated Newark, NJ (EWR) to Singapore (SIN) on Singapore Airlines (SQ) using an Airbus A340-500 (345). This was the world's longest at one point. I've also flown...
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Travel Tip Tuesday: Always Read and Be Familiar with the Contract of Carriage for your Airline

Contract of Carriage
Travel Tip Tuesday for October 11, 2011 I wanted to update this post in light of recent news as well as my friends telling me about their flight experiences all the time. One thing too is that if you are asked by the airline to leave the flight, just do so. You can argue later, but the flight crew is responsible for the flight and if they ask you to get off, you have to do it. Even if you think...
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How To Find Affordable Flights Without Going Broke: The Ultimate Guide To Finding Low Airfares

How To Find Affordable Airfares: The Ultimate Guide To Finding Low Airfares
[caption id="attachment_3912" align="alignright" width="300"] How To Find Affordable Airfares: The Ultimate Guide To Finding Low Airfares[/caption] I've been meaning to write this post about "how to find affordable flights without going broke" for a few years now and then Tonya over on The Traveling Mom's facebook page asked: "I need to buy tickets for some upcoming flights but need some...
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How To Get The Most Out Of Your Las Vegas Stay

Las Vegas HighRoller
[caption id="attachment_5191" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Taking off from Las Vegas, NV[/caption]   Las Vegas is one of those destinations that everyone wants to visit, but if you’re not careful, you’ll lose your shirt. By design, the city works by making you spend money and it seems that people just go crazy when they go to Las Vegas. But here are some ways to get the most out of...
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Etihad Airways Welcomes You To The Residence

Just when you think the airlines are in the doldrums, one of them does something really spectacular. I'm usually sitting in Economy class in a middle seat enjoying my 16 hour flight, but this is certainly a better way going forward. I have flown Etihad before, thrice actually and had excellent service, so I'm looking forward to these changes. Introducing The Residence, a three-room suite onboar...
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