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Five Tips to Travel by Plane Like A Pro

Confession:  I have racked up a LOT of hours in the air, but I’m by no means a relaxed traveller.  Like most people who live in Australia or New Zealand, to get anywhere involves a plane trip of at least a 4 to 5 hours.  1,283 more words


How to Survive 30+ Hours of Travel: USA --> New Zealand

Itinerary: Madison -> Chicago -> LAX -> Auckland -> Christchurch -> Blenheim

I would provide an exact number of hours but between planes, trains, automobiles, lack of sleep, and time changes, I just lost track. 525 more words

New Zealand

March 20 - Inebriated

It is not for kings, Lemuel— it is not for kings to drink wine, not for rulers to crave beer,  lest they drink and forget what has been decreed, and deprive all the oppressed of their rights. 218 more words

A Godly Man

Common approaches to jet lag

Flying across different time zones disrupts our biological clocks and our circadian rhythms, leading to jet-lag. It is generally accepted that it is harder to fly West than East. 1,540 more words

Ultra low-fare Ryanair is coming to America, will finally launch long-haul flights

Ryanair (Dublin), after nearly 10 years of statements and small talk, the board of Ryanair (Dublin) have finally approved the launch of trans-Atlantic flights, which it claims could have fares as low £10, as part of an ambitious five-year growth strategy. 325 more words


Moon Musings, OFC and the International Year of Light

By Pravin Mahajan

Director, Corporate Marketing

There’s a crater on the near side of the moon called Alhazen that is connected to the industry I work in. 436 more words

Intelligent Transport Network

The jet lag challenge

Our Florida Challenge #3

“Jet lag our old nemeses, how have you been?”

“Yeah it’s been a while, we’re ok thanks”

“Yeah baby’s just about sleeping through until 5am now” 1,226 more words

Travel With Kids