Sunday, Sep 25, 2022

air travel


Ask a flight attendant: Middle-seat etiquette, drunk passengers and jet lag

September 11, 2022 11:02 am

To handle someone invading your space, ask them nicely. Often, the person doesn’t even realize they are being rude. Try a joke, like, “they keep making these seats smaller and smaller.” That acknowledges your problem is with the seat, not the person

20 years at 30,000 feet: A flight attendant answers readers’ questions

August 15, 2022 7:36 pm

A flight attendant, who has been on the job for 20 years, shared tips and tricks that make the journey smoother

Embarrassing, uncomfortable and risky: What flying is like for passengers who use wheelchairs

August 09, 2022 6:34 pm

Charles Brown hit his head diving into a swimming pool and injured his spinal cord, resulting in incomplete paralysis of his arms and legs.

7 of 20 busiest international air travel routes from India in May were to Dubai

August 01, 2022 8:33 am

In May 2019 only two of the top 20 international air travel routes from India were to Dubai, according to the data, which has been accessed by PTI.

‘A one-hour layover is not enough anymore’: A flight attendant’s tips on surviving travel now

July 19, 2022 1:41 pm

Travel is good for the soul. It revitalizes us and allows us to recenter

Tips to take care of your skin when travelling

June 14, 2022 3:56 pm

"Travelling is stressful, and all of this stress can disrupt your body, and particularly your skin. But, it is not necessary to have a long and sophisticated travel skincare routine, all it takes is a little planning," said Dr Chiranjiv Chhabra

Feeling the squeeze? How to be a thrifty traveler as prices soar

April 27, 2022 5:57 pm

When the going gets expensive, the frugal get smarter. You may spend more time planning your vacations while pursuing thrifty strategies, but the following tips provide a return on that investment.

Dornier 228 makes maiden journey from Assam to Arunachal Pradesh; some stunning places to see in the northeast

April 14, 2022 10:01 am

The northeast is a vast region, which includes eight states -- Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim

Airlines raise weekly domestic flights by 10.1% for summer 2022: DGCA

March 12, 2022 1:15 am

IndiGo has increased its domestic flights by 10.4 per cent to 11,130 weekly services for summer 2022 as compared to 10,084 weekly services in the corresponding period last year, the regulator noted.

Planning to visit South Africa? Here’s your travel guide

January 09, 2022 4:15 pm

South Africa is currently open to all international tourists, including Indians