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Get ready to fly with our travel tips. We dive into where you might be seated on the plane, what the best suitcase might be for your trip and how to use your luggage allowance to your advantage.

Facts About Turbulence: What Causes It & Is It Safe?

  • 14 Oct, 2021
  • Hadiya
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One of the most common causes of anxiety on aeroplanes is turbulence. However, with these facts about turbulence, you’ll understand it is really nothing to worry about! We will break down exactly what turbulence is and what causes it to help allay any worries you may have.
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How to reduce your carbon footprint of flying

  • 30 Jun, 2021
  • Hadiya
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carbon footprint of flying

More and more people are becoming aware of global warming and the part they are playing in it. This has led to an increased amount of people trying to be more environmentally friendly, in an attempt to reduce their carbon footprint of flying. But there’s no denying that it can be an overwhelming task as there are so many factors to consider, especially when it comes to flying. So we have prepared a helpful guide on what you can do to help. Read More

How Much Will Correcting My Name On My Ticket Cost Me?

  • 16 Sep, 2021
  • Franki Napolitano
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Correcting my name on a flight ticket: How much is a name correction?

“If you don’t like your name that much, you should change it by deed poll. It’s much cheaper than changing your airline ticket!”

This was actually said to me when checking in at a Ryanair desk before a trip to Spain. My friend who booked the tickets did so in my name Franki, but my passport shows my full name, Francesca. Cue a ‘confused’ clerk when asking me if Franki and Francesca were two different people… Read More

Travel tips for LGBTQ+ holidays, destinations and airports

  • 08 Oct, 2021
  • Lauren Perry
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Top tips for LGBTQ+ travel; Best and Worst travel destinations for LGBTQ holidays

Holidays can be some of the best times of your life; strolling down the beach with your partner, enjoying dinner out with friends and family and creating fond memories to look back on!

Sadly for some travellers, it isn’t always as straightforward as that.

In some countries where homosexuality is still prosecuted, holding hands with your boyfriend in public can become a political statement, getting through security can be scary and having drinks with friends can be met with hostility.

We’re here to offer some advice about LGBTQ+ friendly destinations, how to get through the airport and what worldwide events are a must see. It’s all thanks to a survey we sent out in 2018 to ask our readers about their experiences and what tips they’d like to pass on. Read More