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Starlux – Taiwan’s newest airline prepares to take flight

Starlux – Taiwan’s newest airline prepares to take flight

Taiwan’s starlux Airlines has unveiled its new uniform and cabin designs. The event was titled “JX Style” and was held to officially introduce the new styles and features that the luxury airline intends to launch in 2020. What is Starlux airlines? Starlux Airlines is an airline startup that has been under development for a few […]

Posted on October 7, 2019 by in Airline Reviews, Destinations & Inspiration, Travel Deals, Travel Insurance

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After 178 years in the business, Thomas Cook closes its doors

After 178 years in the business, Thomas Cook closes its doors

Thomas Cook has collapsed in the middle of huge financial problems, stranding thousands. Unfortunately for hundreds of thousands of travelers, the company announced it has ceased operations. Based out of Manchester Airport and London’s Gatwick Airport, Thomas Cook offered service to 82 destinations in Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America. It was both a charter […]

Posted on September 23, 2019 by in Travel Deals, Travel Insurance, Travel News

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Primera Air goes belly up, Air Nuigini goes belly under, Marriott is drunk on Africa and surprising airline stopover packages

Primera Air goes belly up, Air Nuigini goes belly under, Marriott is drunk on Africa and surprising airline stopover packages

– Primera Air clearly was a bit late to the party of the transatlantic discounters and had the weakest branding – it’s unfortunate but the company ceased all operations overnight If you have an upcoming flight – call your credit card issuer and file a travel insurance claim (it is almost always included). The consider […]

Posted on October 1, 2018 by in Marriott Hotels, Travel Insurance

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How to get a cheap liability car insurance only for your rental car – enter non-owner car insurance

How to get a cheap liability car insurance only for your rental car – enter non-owner car insurance

You know the problem – most major credit cards provide excellent collision damage waiver when renting a car. The coverage applies whenever you rent a vehicle and you decline the insurance at the counter. It also applies to car sharing rentals such as Getaround or Zipcar. If you have an existing auto insurance policy (for […]

Posted on May 26, 2016 by in Travel Insurance

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How to predict Internet speeds before you travel

How to predict Internet speeds before you travel

Quality Internet is important for anyone who works while they are traveling. The freedom to work from wherever you want usually only goes as far as (affordable) quality Internet is a given. I think of quality Internet with a bandwidth of 10Mbit or better and ping times to US servers under 200ms. That’s what I’m […]

Posted on February 21, 2016 by in Travel Insurance

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