Archive for May, 2008

Laptop Bag Security May Improve

Wednesday, May 28th, 2008

The TSA has issued guidelines to laptop carrying cases that may allow travelers to place the laptop bag directly through X ray machines without having to remove the computer inside, helping tech travelers avoid an inconvenience that used to be greater before everyboy learned the routine.

USA Today Reports:
http://www.usatoday.com/travel/flights/2008-05-21-laptops_N.htm

PEK Airport, Beijing BCIA

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

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Originally uploaded by JoeDuck

This is in Terminal 3 at Beijing International where Duty Free shops are everywhere. Some trinkets were very overpriced here but the scotch seemed reasonable, though I think on balance Duty Free is not going to save all that much given the markup.

Air Lingus – Flights to Ireland

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

Update:   Click here for the official Air Lingus Website.    The offer below is gone but they appear to have some great rates from many US cities to Europe.     Keeping your travel plans and dates flexible is a great way to reduce the cost of travel – often by more than 50% on both Airlines and Hotels.

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Air Lingus has some great looking deals from East and West Coast to Ireland:

http://www.aerlingus.com/cgi-bin/obel01im1/bookonline/index.jsp?campid=aer_lingus_gus&se=ppc