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What Will Happen to My Loyalty Program Status?
May 25, 2020
Over the past 2 months, we have watched travel grind to a halt as our world focussed on more important things - health, safety and for some people, survival.Now that a return to travel is on...
Getting the Most Out of Virtual Meetings
April 03, 2020
The business travel industry was valued at approximately $1.4 trillion globally in 2019. The industry is so large because face-to-face meetings are simply more valuable and effective than calls a...
All About Flight Delays
January 27, 2020
Flight delays are one of the more stressful and frustrating parts of the travel experience. As we’re in the dead of winter, many travellers assume that flight delays will get worse due to win...
Tips for Business Travel During the Holiday Season
December 10, 2019
With the festive season just around the corner, many of us are thinking about our holiday plans and what gifts to buy. However, this doesn't mean that traveling for business gets put on hold. For...
Understanding the Major Shifts in Airline Alliances and Joint Ventures
November 05, 2019
In late September, Delta Air Lines shocked the aviation world with the announcement that they would be investing in LATAM Airlines, forming a joint venture and that LATAM would be leaving the one...
The Environment and Airline Travel
October 03, 2019
During September 2019, much of the world’s attention was focussed on the environment – centered around the UN Climate Action Summit were numerous other events including a series of in...
Saving Your Battery from the Impact of Roaming
September 05, 2019
Our society’s reliance on mobile devices has caused most people to either carry extra battery packs or become experts in battery-saving techniques and settings. However, the impact of...
Arriving Fresh: Combatting Jet Lag
August 06, 2019
Many travelers assume that jet lag on long distance flights is an inevitability as reliable as death and taxes. But it need not be that way, with the right planning and a few expert tips. T...
The Seat Beat - Part 3 of 3: Selecting the Right Seat
July 04, 2019
Take a look back at part 1 in the series for an understanding of seat terminology and part 2 for an overview of premium economy. Then check out our UNIGLOBE expert tips on helping you get t...
The Seat Beat – Part 2 of 3: Premium Economy
June 03, 2019
In the second of our three-part series on airline seats, we look at the premium economy. This is a newer market segment in North America, but one that provides a great value option for many...
The Seat Beat – Part 1 of 3: The Basics
April 18, 2019
For business travelers, a good airline seat can make the difference between being productive and comfortable or being behind in your work with an aching back. But despite best efforts, it can be ...
Building a capsule wardrobe for business travel
August 30, 2018
A frequent mistake new business travelers make is packing too much. When you’re packing your suitcase the night before your flight it’s easy to start grabbing everything that catches ...
Tips for Traveling with Your Boss
July 13, 2018
Business travel can often be fraught with stress, especially so when accompanying your boss. If you are on a business trip with your boss you need to be your most efficient, competent self. Show ...
Safety Tips for Business Travelers
April 29, 2018
Safety is something all travelers should be concerned with, whether they are seasoned road warriors or beginners. There are a number of things travelers can do to stay as safe as possible during ...
Airport Report- John F Kennedy International
January 15, 2018
JFK airport is the busiest international air passenger gateway in North America. It has about 80 airlines operating from its 125+ gates. However, despite its size and importance, it does not have...
How to Keep Your Resolutions While Traveling
January 15, 2018
A new year has started, and you’ve set your good intentions for 2018. Whether you are wanting to save money or learn a new skill, sometimes traveling can be a hurdle to achieving your goals...
Traveling with Pets
October 25, 2017
We all feel a pang of guilt when we go on a trip and have to leave behind our little furry friends. On one hand you want to bring them along but on the other you don’t know how convenient i...
Dealing with Delays
October 17, 2017
Whether we like it or not, flight delays will happen to us eventually, however knowing your rights and options is key to managing this stressful situation efficiently. Understanding the differenc...
Traveling Gluten Free or Vegan Friendly
September 29, 2017
For travelers with celiac disease and serious allergies it can be very difficult while on the road to stay within dietary requirements. Hilary Davidson knows this all too well, she is a travel wr...