Big-time magazines occasionally get lazy and do double issues so I will give myself a pass. This Australia business trip came up and everything become work and last-minute vacation planning to take advantage. I am about to head out on the Great Ocean Road from Melbourne for a quick day circuit.
If you ever wanted to run on the New York LaGuardia runway, you have a chance in October. You will probably be able to outrun quite a few planes waiting to take off, waiting for gate personal to show up, etc.
The Life and Times of Tim added to the discussion in Four “Nice” Hotel Touches.
It’s been a while since Priceline rolled out Hotwire-style Express Deals on hotels. My initial tests have been that the selection is limited but differentiated from Hotwire, so worth a glance.
Businessweek’s Boeing 747-400, a Faded Queen of the Skies is a good read for airplane junkies.
Obesity, the Other Gulf War Syndrome resonates with my June trip to Bahrain, try finding non-junk food there.
Staying in the Gulf, The Economist suggests becoming a dissident in the UAE for a free one-way trip to the Comoros.