How to evacuate a plane

How to evacuate a plane

Emergency plane evacuations are rare, but follow instructions  Chances are, you’ll soon hear a lot about how to evacuate a plane. The Federal Aviation Administration is expected to take a stand on minimum seat room in the next few weeks, and the ability to safely...
Why some flights are delayed and some flights are on time

Why some flights are delayed and some flights are on time

Airlines ultimately control issues determining what flights leave on time and what flights are delayed Many travelers don’t realize that all flights are not equally likely to be delayed or leave on time. And, while the algorithm may not be apparent to anyone who...
How to miss a cruise ship’s sailing

How to miss a cruise ship’s sailing

There are many ways to miss your cruise ship  Last week, I discussed missing or getting kicked off commercial airline flights. It can ruin your vacation. Similarly, missing your cruise ship’s sailing or getting kicked off your ship can be devastating and...
How to know if you should buy travel insurance

How to know if you should buy travel insurance

Follow these rules to get great travel insurance Do you need travel insurance for your upcoming summer vacation? You’re not alone. It’s going to be a big year for travel insurance. Really big. A survey by the travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth predicts 24...