Blue sky outside an airplane window.

Tips for Air Travel In India

 5 Things You Need to Know

Indian train travel is a must do for any serious traveller, but even with the new online train bookings options, it is still much easier to book flights than it is to book train passage. And the cost, availability, and timing make flights a reasonable alternative for getting around the sub-continent. While air travel is air travel almost everywhere you go (except, perhaps, in Pakistan!), there are a few peculiarities in India. Here are a few things new visitors to India should know before they head to the airport.

Disney World: Visiting the Happiest Place on Earth Without Losing Your Mind

If you haven’t been to Walt Disney World for a while, you may be surprised by the experience. New technologies and packages are making a trip to Fantasyland more bearable for exhausted parents. Here are some sure-fire ways to make the most of the trip for everyone.

The Hidden Costs of Budget Travel

Everyone knows that travelling in Southeast Asia is cheap. But, budget backpacking in the region is such a cliché that it has become far too easy for bloggers to oversell the point.

3 Travel App Hacks

You don’t need a specialized travel app to make great use of your smartphone while travelling. Here are a few tips for taking advantage of that crazy-expensive device that’s always within arm’s reach.

Jaipur Literature Festival: 10 Tips for Experiencing the Greatest Literary Show on Earth

The 2014 Jaipur Literature Festival kicks off next month. For five days in January, thousands of people will gather at the Diggi Palace in the Pink City of Rajasthan to talk about books, ideas, and the world. I had the great fortune to attend JLF this past year and wish I could go again this year. If you find yourself in Rajasthan next month, here are 10 tips for making the most of the Jaipur Literature Festival.