Airports

11 Hours in Beijing, China with the 72-Hour Visa-Free Stay Program

March 25, 2014

We traveled to Singapore from Houston on Air China this week.  Our flight itinerary included an 11-hour layover in the Beijing airport, arriving at 3:47 am in the morning. Rather than sit around an airport after a 15-hour flight, we took advantage of China’s 72-hour visa-free transit stay program that was introduced in 2013. China’s 72-hour […]

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The #1 Action U.S. Travelers Can Take For a Better Flight Experience

February 28, 2014

“I just won’t fly anymore. The security makes flying too much of a hassle. I’ll either drive or stay home.” We frequently hear comments like this from people who like to travel but don’t want to fly. While we understand the dislike of air travel hassles — from security lines to crowded planes to canceled […]

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5 Things You Must Have For Flights

August 12, 2013

At some point all of us board a flight and realize we forgot something at home, and it is too late to turn back for it.  We all know how expensive things can be at the airport. Here are some things you do not want to forget! 5 Things You Must Have For Flights 1. […]

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4 Tips for a Perfect Spring Break in Destin, Florida

April 1, 2013

This post is by Danielle Smith, an agricultural communications student at the University of Arkansas. Destin, Florida photo by Tara Johnson The breath-taking, beautiful beaches of Destin – on Florida’s Emerald Coast — are a popular destination for spring breakers. Whether you are looking for emerald-jeweled waters, dancing dolphins, or fresh seafood, Destin is a great […]

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