Airport Security Screening Officers, Michelle Halpin and Sergio Rocha with a sample of what passengers should place in the trays at security screening. Photo: Dublin Airport

Get Through Security Quickly

Even if you have access to the fast track security lane at the airport you still need to go through security screening. If you work with the rules instead of against them then you’ll spend less time in line, though unfortunately you’ll still run the risk of getting stuck behind someone who hasn’t read any […]

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Uber Offering Free Trips From Select US Airports For AMEX Card Holders

If you’ve got an American Express card linked to your Uber account there’s a nice offer available to you. From now until December 31st 2016 they’re offering $65 credit for Uber rides from select US airports. The airports are: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) Chicago O’Hare […]

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Finding Airport Wifi Is Now Easier

Whether you’re waiting for your first flight of the day or trying to kill time during a layover, finding working wifi in an airport is always “fun”. Even if you have lounge access they aren’t always convenient to the gate. While some airports now offer usable free wifi, a lot still don’t. They might have […]

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Would You Pay $50 For A Travel Pillow?

I’ve backed a wide variety of projects on both Kickstarter and Indiegogo over the last few years. Some of them solve a problem or have an interesting angle in how they address something. While some of the projects are very good value, others, however, are questionable. Today’s example is one for a travel pillow. If […]

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US Changes ESTA Rules

I travel to the US several times a year using an ESTA visa. ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) rules change from time to time, but the most recent changes will cause headaches for some people. As of April 1 2016 you will need an “e-passport” to be able to avail of the waiver. I […]

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