Why Is Air Travel So Expensive in Canada?! | Hopper.com
Apr23

Why Is Air Travel So Expensive in Canada?! | Hopper.com

As every Canadian knows, flying within Canada can cost a small fortune. It’s especially jarring when we see the insanely low prices that are available to our American neighbors on budget airlines like Spirit and Southwest. In a lot of cases, it’s even cheaper to fly from Canada to foreign destinations like Hawaii or Las Vegas than it is to hop on a plane and fly to a nearby Canadian city. But why is that? Why is it cheaper...

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Middle Seat that is Halfway-Pleasant | Travel + Leisure
Apr23

Middle Seat that is Halfway-Pleasant | Travel + Leisure

 By Erika Owen If Thompson Aero Seating has its way, the days of cramming into the middle seat, engaging in the passive-aggressive skirmish for the armrests, will be long gone. The Northern Ireland seating manufacturer has transformed the infamous center seat into the prime place to park yourself for the duration of your flight, thanks to its staggered Cozy Suite design. The design detail making the middle seat worth fighting over: an...

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The 21 Worst Questions to Ask Your Flight Attendant
Jan24

The 21 Worst Questions to Ask Your Flight Attendant

You know how miserable it is to fly? The crying babies, the perpetual delays, the fistfights breaking out over reclined seats. Now imagine you did that every… single… day. And you didn’t get paid much for it either. Welcome to the life of a flight attendant, where you may get to travel the world, but you have to do it with all the people who make the world such a miserable place. Since we’ve already learned...

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12 worst things to say to a flight attendant
Jan16

12 worst things to say to a flight attendant

Flight attendants do for a living what many people dream of — waking up every morning in a different city and mingling with a litany of characters. But not all characters are created equal. Sometimes, passengers are sweet, courteous people who make being a flight attendant a pleasure. Unfortunately, there are also plenty of day-ruining a*******, like the guy who thinks he knows your job better than you do, or the creeps who give...

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What Your Flight Attendant Won’t Tell You
Dec22

What Your Flight Attendant Won’t Tell You

What Flight attendants are too polite to say but are secretly thinking while working. You should know this! I’m Not Your Maid Want to start off on the wrong foot with me? Put your carry-on in a full overhead bin, leave it sticking out six inches, then take your seat at the window and wait for someone else (me!) to come along and solve the physics problem you just created. We Won’t Go Postal Over Bad Flyers Yes, passengers...

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DO THE MILES PUZZLE YOU?
Mar30

DO THE MILES PUZZLE YOU?

FIVE FREQUENT FLYER PROGRAMMES TO HELP YOU UNRAVEL THE MYSTERY AND REAP MAXIMUM REWARDS FROM THE MILES YOU ACCUMULATE Frequent flyer programs date back to 1981, when American Airlines launched AAdvantage. Since then, the programs have proliferated like rabbits. More than 80 million people participate, making frequent flyer programs the most pervasive and successful marketing programs ever developed. And in the process, the frequent...

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