It seems that Salon is putting an end to Patrick Smith’s excellent “Ask the Pilot” travel column. That’s a big mistake for travelers, readers and the tourism industry.
Air travel sucks and you know it. But only if you completely ignore what’s really happening. Sometimes, it takes a kid’s wisdom to remind us.
Seoul, South Korea is every bit as crowded and energetic as you’d expect. But it’s full of surprises, too. Here are 6 of my favorite unexpected things about Seoul.
I take a break from my usual air travel obsession to show some love for traveling by train. Find out about my super-cool trip on South Korea’s high-speed KTX.
The Wall Street Journal says Changi Airport is the world’s coolest place for travelers. I haven’t been there yet, but I wonder if it can top South Korea’s truly excellent Incheon International Airport.
During my recent trip to Asia, I took five flights on Asiana Airlines ranging from one hour to nearly 12 hours. Here’s my review of this fast-growing Korean airline.
Since I left on Sept. 29, I have sampled all sorts of travel – from airlines to taxis to Korea’s super-cool KTX rail line.
There’s never a slow season at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Besides being busy, it’s in a constant state of construction. Here’s how to find everything you need to travel from, to or through Sky Harbor with your sanity intact.
An ultimate flying adventure ends with the loss of two lives and a beautiful vintage T-6 fighter-trainer – and makes me re-live my flight in the very same airplane.
I’ve rarely take another blogger to the woodshed. But the over-sharing on some air travel blogs is just gratuitous and frankly … flat-out boring.
Traveling is awesome – but there are some things about home that I always miss. Here are the 5 things I can’t wait to get back to.
I just booked my first trip to Asian – a bit more than two weeks in Korea and Japan. Asiana Airlines was my choice, and here’s why.
Marc Jorgensen and a group of friends will soon fly around the world in 48 hours, all on standby. Yes, some people might call this hell. But to any airplane geek, itâ€™s a plan sure to provoke some envy.
The Icelandic town of Kirkjubaejarklaustur is surrounded by one of the most bizarre landscapes ever. We hiked through it, trailed by a friendly local dog looking for a busy day of adventure.
I recently left Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport for a trip to Denver. This was my first trip since the full-body scanners started making headlines – and it seems the TSA is inconsistent and ill-trained to use them.
During the winter in Iceland, daylight is scarce and temperatures are low. Is it worth shelling out $379 for a flight from the U.S.? Absolutely – there’s still plenty to do without freezing to death.
During a recent flight from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, I had a reminder that the security screening processes are concocted by people who are disconnected from reality.
For a sparsely populated state, Arizona has a lot to offer when it comes to air and space museums. The Pima Air Museum is the best-known of the bunch, but there are others that are worth a visit. Here’s a look at them from north to south.
Find out about the incredible outdoor adventure you can find on the Landmannalaugar – Hrafntinnusker hike in Iceland.
Iceland is one unusual and fun destination for travelers. Here’s the first in my day-by-day series of posts about this fascinating island, its landscape and its people.