Picture of the Week: The House of Cards at Dawn

As election day opens, I reflect upon just how fortunate we are to be living in a country where we get to choose our leader. And as I watched the sun rise over the U.S Capitol Building on Sunday, I knew one thing: Washington would never be the same. So get …

Damning Investigation into Allegiant Air

When we do reviews of airlines and their various aircrafts/flights, we tend to focus on seat pitch, in-flight entertainment, meals, etc.  – basically, First World Problems.  However, the one thing we take for granted in the West is: safety.  Apparently, our confidence is entirely misplaced.  The excellent Tampa Bay Times, …

How a Trump win will affect Travel

I was just taking a walk yesterday morning around the national mall thinking about how different Washington DC would be at the end of this week and how the election result can impact us travellers. Regardless of whom you support personally, the travel industry seems to almost unanimously support Hillary Clinton Here …

Podcast Recommendation:Cabin Pressure

Cabin Pressure by John Finnemore Starring: Stephanie Cole, Roger Allam, Benedict Cumberbatch, and John Finnemore For those of you who haven’t already heard about this sparkling BBC Radio 4 sitcom, consider yourselves forewarned.  For you are about to enter a world filled with the kind of rib-tickling, spit-taking humour that is going to positively …