Thursday, October 6, 2022

Like the Vaccine, Why Not Get TSA PreCheck?

"I need to do my own research." Those are the cringe-worthy words of the junior scientists who are skeptical of the vaccine. It should not come as a surprise but I have no patience for anyone who tries to justify not being vaccinated.

Priority Pass Registration: Remember Not to Forget

Rust is not the word to describe how unprepared and disorganized I have been on this trip. The corrosion of my travel skills from almost 2 years of travel was apparent from before I left and continued at Medellin airport.

VeriFLY: What’s My Favorite Word? “Stupid!”

While Colombia does not require proof of vaccine or a negative Covid test, it does require that a health questionnaire be completed at least one hour before departure. 

Don’t Route Via Panama

TPOL is off to Colombia to pursue his IQKhameleon dreams. The most convenient route used to be a direct flight from PR. With that option gone, the second most convenient route is through Panama. Except...

Connecting in Madrid: Pack Extra Time Part II

I may have been too cautious arriving from Lisbon via TAP at 9AM when my flight wasn't until 8:25PM, but if I was cutting it close I would've found myself with major anxiety in trying to navigate the airport to make my connection.

Lost in Airports: Can’t You Read the Signs?

I like writing posts detailing my stupidity as a traveler. I especially enjoy the critiques that come after revealing my shortcomings. Here's another one for your amusement. Sign, sign, everywhere a sign Blockin' out the scenery,...

TAP Portugal LIS-MAD: 2 Gripes About a Short Flight

TAP Portugal is part of the #NoCollusion, No Albania for TPOL where I break my 100 country count mark. See the World Map for where I’ve been. I'm sure someone will bitch about this bad Flight Review because...

Welcome to USA: The Anticlimactic Return

Anticlimactic return is part of the ANA, Take Me ‘Round the World Trip Report. Returning to the USA after being gone for seven weeks (see ANA, Take Me ‘Round the World Trip Report and TPOL...

Naughty Or Novel? Avoiding Airport Queues

I've been known to go to the business counter in foreign airports on accident even when I'm flying coach. Be honest, you would do the same, right?

My Duck Up: You Need a Passport for British Virgin Islands

You Need a Passport for British Virgin Islands is part of the Rum Rum Caribbean Castaway Trip Report. I have done some dumb things in my day which I am always happy to share. I...
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