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As Maria excitedly talks of her explorations through Africa, you can almost feel the heat on your skin and the brightness of the colours hit your eyes. After a 5 month stint travelling through South Africa, Senegal, Zambia, Ghana and Rwanda; it is clear that Africa has left a major impression on Schiffer – from […]

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Airlines change policies in reaction to United’s overbooking fiasco!

delta overbooking policy change

In a swift move, airlines are making reactive policy changes in the aftermath of the United overbooking debacle. Delta has changed its compensation policy in relation to overbooked flights. Previously they offered between $800-$1350 at the max end of their compensation, which has now been amended to between $2000-$9950. Whilst Delta has a great run […]

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Do you feel the need for speed? Fastest Passenger Jets!

fastest planes

Sometimes you get the urge for a thrill – but can we ever get this when flying on a plane? So much weight, and so many people, doesn’t exactly make for a fast ride! So…which planes in the sky are the fastest?! Commercial Passenger Jets 1. Boeing 747-8i –┬áMach 0.86, but you’ll have to fly […]

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3 tips for finding the best and cheapest flights!

denver-airport

Sometimes it can be a bit of a minefield trying to navigate getting the cheapest and best flight as a frequent flyer. You’re bouncing around the globe a lot, you want to reap the benefits, save money and get good perks. The Two-Way Trick It’s smart to search for 2 one-ways, even if you are […]

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Frequent flyers take note: The 10 worst airports in the world!

new york jfk airport

Frequent flyers, as I’m sure you’re well aware – there are just some airports that when they come up in your itinerary you shudder with displeasure; do you really have to go through there AGAIN?! Some airports are just not cutting the muster, either with poor services, not enough to do, terrible processes and in […]

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It’s lights out for United First and Business class passengers.

United Airlines hasn’t always had the best reputation in regards to customer experience and customer comfort. In an effort to change this, they have planned in a series of cabin enhancements and also a deal with IBM and Apple to give flight attendants more knowledge on flight connections and services whilst in flight. Creating a […]

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KLM and Schiphol amping up the technology for speedy boarding!

Airport-Security on Ahoy

Some new tech is hitting Schiphol airport and KLM airlines – which will hopefully speed up getting through security and boarding! In efforts to improve security and speed up boarding, KLM has started to test biometric face-scanning technology at Schiphol airport. These scanners will confirm your identity and do away with the need to show […]

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