Travel Tips & Secrets Archive

Free travel guide: Where To Go When

Know when you want to take your next vacation, but don’t know where to go? Let Avios and DK Eyewitness Travel help. The 2 companies have partnered to offer a free, 52 page travel guide titled “Travel: Where To Go When”. Each month has one featured itinerary, plus about 30 other destinations that they recommend […]

Travel Tip: Be courteous to the person in front of you when using personal inflight video screens

In my last post, I wrote about Virgin America’s clever new ad campaign calling out boring airlines. Their aircraft feature personal video screens that give access to Dish Network, as well as a variety of on-demand entertainment options. Having entertainment options like these is great, except for one small issue: The need to touch the […]

Father of Alaska Airlines flight attendant invents perfect bottle opener for daughter & other travelers

Have you ever tried opening one of those small liquor bottles that you get on airplanes? They’re not always easy to open, and if your hands are even a little bit slippery, you’ll have difficulty opening them. Imagine now that you’re a flight attendant, and you’re opening several of these tiny bottles on each flight. […]

About me

Hi. I’m Jonathan Sacks. I currently live in San Francisco, California, after having previously lived in New York, Arizona, and Scotland. I love to travel. That should be fairly obvious, as I have started a travel website. It would be pretty idiotic to write about something I didn’t enjoy. If you’re wondering where my blog […]