A couple smiles, good manners and box of chocolates won’t really make up for the price difference between economy and business or business and first. This is quite contrasting to what you might have found on other sites or is being said in endless youtube videos. You must keep in mind most of those sources are just looking for traffic and will since tell you what you want to hear. Keep in mind that upgrading is nonetheless quite possible if you keep the measures realistic….Continue Reading “Realistic ways to get a class upgrade on a flight”

Arrest upon landing and fines of up to 5,000 USD are not a Joke. It’s true that long-haul flights can be a nightmare for heavy smokers, but there are ways to minimize the cravings during flights. Here are some tips to keep your sanity while you’re still in the air.Make it to the airport with enough time to smoke This is the most obvious one, you should smoke before your flight. If you really struggle to control the cravings you should make it to the…Continue Reading “How to survive a long-haul flight as a smoker”

Recently I booked a flight from Texas to Germany with two stops, one of them being Atlanta with a connection time of just a bit more than an hour. It could be quite tempting to book a flight like this, especially if you are already familiar with the airport, desperate to arrive at your destination and you know 40 minutes is enough to connect using time efficiently. While I was just flying back from vacation, the mild inconveniences I experienced when my original schedule was…Continue Reading “Is it worth booking flights with short connecting times?”