One of the most frequent questions I get from friends and family is whether they should sleep on an upcoming long flight. Or WHEN they should sleep. This can cause some anxiety because nobody likes to … [Read more...] about Should I Sleep or Stay Awake on My Next Flight?
I just finished up my mileage spreadsheet this year and banked about 186,000 miles, visiting 5 continents and (at least) 24 countries. This involved crossing a lot of timezones and a lot of long-haul … [Read more...] about What Causes Jet Lag? It’s Not What You Think!
So much of our lifestyle is predicated on something like spinning a globe, making a phone call and flying halfway around the world on impressively short notice -- say tomorrow (Socotra … [Read more...] about Can’t I Just Show Up? Visa Considerations for Travel Hackers
We're continuing where we left off last week with some tips and tricks for people that want to learn how to travel more savvily, but don't want to spend hours (weeks, years...) researching on … [Read more...] about Travel Hacking Tips for the Non-Hacker (Part 2)
This week, I’m taking a break from The Future of Travel Series to do something a little more practical.I had a chance to catch up with a lot of friends over the holidays and invariably the … [Read more...] about Travel Hacking Tips for the Non-Hacker (Part 1)
Most lines at airports exist because there is a bottleneck of human resources. This is mainly because there are a few things that humans still have to do. Verify ID and check passport, accept bags, … [Read more...] about The Future of Travel: The End of Lines
This is a continuation of a series on the The Future of Travel - Check out the others below!End-to-End Connectivity Agentless Airports Thinner, Longer Route Networks All-Business Class … [Read more...] about The Future of Travel: The End of Tourist Traps
Continuing on this series around the Future of Travel (End-to-End Wi-Fi, Longer, Thinner Routes, Business Class Flights and Terminals, Inflight Branding, Automated Airports and Pilotless Planes), … [Read more...] about The Future of Travel: Hotels Becoming Homes
This article is part of a longer series on where travel might be going in the next 15-20 years (More Connectivity, Thinner Routes, Premium Traffic, On the Ground and Differentiated Experiences). Yes, … [Read more...] about The Future of Travel: Autonomous Aircraft
This is a continuation on a series about the future of travel — feel free to browse the previous articles on Wi-Fi, Premium Travel, Routes and Automation or jump in below! Air Travel Will Become … [Read more...] about The Future Of Travel: The Rise of Inflight Branding
This article is part of an ongoing series on the future of travel. To get caught up, here are the initial posts on how Wi-Fi, Routes and Luxury Travel will evolve over the next few years. An Airport … [Read more...] about The Future of Travel: Agentless Airports
On this segment of The Future of Travel series (Part 1: End-toEnd Wi-Fi and Part 2: Flying Thinner, Longer Routes), I thought it would be interesting to look at another potential innovation that is … [Read more...] about The Future of Travel: All Business Class Flights & Terminals