Wednesday, 30 November 2016

In-Flight Etiquettes

Qantas A380
Millions of people take to the skies every day. They travel over different Airspace, and in different airlines. People everywhere are different, and react differently to situations.  A big problem that all airline crew around the world face is Misbehavior of Passengers. The laws of Aviation are laid down by strict Local and International Law agencies. Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) lays down all commercial Airline laws. This also includes the way passengers should behave In-Flight. A few days back, we posted a Blog – “Qualities of a Good Traveler”, where we discussed how travelers should behave when in a foreign land. In this Blog, we will discuss the In-Flight Etiquette of a Traveler. These are things which make you a Good Passenger. Let’s get started…..

Monday, 28 November 2016

Features of a Good Public Transport System

London Bus service
Public Transport is the Backbone of any enables you to travel from one place to another. A good Public Transport system contributes to the GDP of a Country. If there is good public transport, locals and tourists will navigate easily. Easy Navigation will help in Time Management.  Nobody likes a city with inefficient Public Transport and Traffic Jams. There are many cities around the World where people lose a lot of time in traffic, resulting in lack of efficiency at workplace. Tourists usually have a tight schedule. They have to cover the whole city in 2-3 days. Hence, they want to commute as quickly as possible. In this Blog, we will share the Features of a Good Public Transport System. These are Characteristics which make Public Transport Effective and Efficient. Let’s get started…..

Friday, 25 November 2016

Difference between Normal & Low Cost Carriers

Thai Airways A380
Low Cost Carriers and Normal Carriers dominate the Aviation Market. Normal Carriers are those Airlines which offer Standard and Premium services. These companies offer services like Reclining seats, Complimentary Meals, Entertainment system, Premium Airport Lounges, etc. LCCs or Budget Airlines are very different from them. They usually focus on cheap tickets and No-Frill Flights. A few days back, we posted a Blog – ‘’World of Low Cost Carriers’’, where we discussed the features and Business model of LCCs. In this Blog, we will point out the differences between LCCs and Normal Carriers. This will help you in distinguishing the main between the two, and make the right choice.

Monday, 21 November 2016

How to Cope with Baggage Loss

Your Bags are one of the most important things you carry while Travelling. It is on No.3 after Travel Documents and Money. Every year almost 20 million Bags are lost during Transit. Airlines are working very hard to minimize the number of Bags lost. The increase in Global Travel has also increased the number of Bags lost.  Apart from this, Bags are also stolen.  Scamsters are always searching for soft targets. In fact, nowadays there are cases of Bag contents being stolen by Baggage Handling Staff. In this Blog, we will tell you what to do in case your Bags get Lost in transit. We will also share a few things you can do to reduce the chances of baggage loss. The information in this Blog also includes inputs from other regular travelers as well. Let’s get started…..

Friday, 18 November 2016

Things to Remember While Booking Connecting Flights

The Aviation industry is growing day by day. New Planes and Airline companies are launched every 2-3 years. This has given rise to cut-throat competition between different Airlines. This resulted in development of many small and big Airports. These Airports are used to promote Tourism and Business Travel. Now, these Airports are also used for Connecting Passengers. Many of the Airports today have developed themselves into Connecting Hubs. These Hubs allow passengers to change flights and make stopovers. They are great when you are on a long journey. People take Connecting flights when their destination is too far for a Non-Stop Flight, or when prices are low. Some popular connecting Hubs include Dubai, Singapore, Frankfurt and London Heathrow. Many times travellers make mistakes while making connections, and end up missing their flights. In this Blog, we will tell you important things to remember before booking connecting flights. Let’s start…..

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Barcelona : Liveliest City in the Mediterranean

Barcelona is situated in the State of Catalunya in Spain. The city is a Blend of Sun, Sea, Nightlife and Street Food. Barcelona is the 2nd largest city in Spain and the liveliest city on the Mediterranean.  The city greets you with Beautiful Architecture, Amazing Art and a vibrant International Community.  Being close to the Mediterranean, the city has a temperate climate all around the year.  It is a yearlong destination, and you can visit anytime. Barcelona gained popularity in the last 2 decades. Apart from having a Flamboyant Football culture, Barcelona developed itself into a tourist destination.  The Sea shores of the city were developed to attract tourists from all around the world. Barcelona is very famous among western tourists, who love Beaches and Sea shores. Barcelona is a Party Place with something for everyone.

Monday, 7 November 2016

Role of Social Media in Tourism

Social Media Platforms
Social Media is today the best medium of Communication. It not only allows you to interact with people, but also share experiences and suggestions. Tourism has benefited a lot from Social Media. Nowadays, Social Media is playing an important role in promoting new Destinations and sharing reviews. Millions of people share their experiences with other travelers, and give them fruitful suggestions. Social Media Platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have made life much easier and hassle free for travelers. In this Blog, we will discuss the ways in which Social Media transformed the Travel and Tourism of the World. This will help you in better utilization of Social Media before travelling anywhere. Let’s get started…..

Friday, 4 November 2016

The World of Low Cost Carriers (LCC)

Air Asia
Low Cost Carriers or LCC, are those Airline companies which provide Flight services at very cheap prices. Most of their routes are Domestic or Short-Haul. Their Business model is entirely different from Premium Carriers. LCCs are for those people who just want cheap tickets, and are ready to compromise on some luxuries of Normal Carriers. The LCC model is now gaining popularity in many parts of the world. Some popular LCCs are Air Asia, Ryan Air, Easy Jet, Indigo and Fly Dubai. In this Blog, we will share some characteristics of Low Cost Carriers. These features not only make them cheaper, but also profitable for their owners. Let’s get started…..

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Effects of Globalization on World Tourism

World Map
Globalization is the process of integrating an economy with the world economy. Countries around the world adopted the practice of Globalization to enhance their economy, exchange culture, increase growth prospects and increase flow of Foreign Travelers. In the past few decades, Globalization has significantly changed World Tourism. People are now travelling all around the world for Business, Research, Pleasure and opportunities. According to a recent study, Air Travel has tripled in the last 20 years, and is expected to double in the next 10 years. With Millions of people in the Air every day, Travel Industry is worth Billions of Dollars. Adding to that is the Rail, Road and Sea Travel, which further enhances the experience of travelers. In this Blog, we will discuss some of the Major Effects of Globalisation on World Tourism. Let’s get started: