Category: Flights

  • Flying is just as bad as I remember, maybe worse

    Flying is just as bad as I remember, maybe worse

    The app on my phone tells me I haven’t been to the airport since February 2020. It feels like a lifetime ago. But I guess flying is like riding a bike; once you’re back at it, it’s just like every other time. Except that it’s worse. Before my flight, I had to schedule a Covid…

  • Travel things we’re not fucking with after this pandemic

    Travel things we’re not fucking with after this pandemic

    Even after half a year of available vaccines, this pandemic continues to ravage entire countries and shut down cities. Aside from testing our resilience and sanity, this shit is really starting to wear down our patience. Travel, in particular, may never be the same again. Which is why we need to adjust our travel habits…

  • 2020 Travel Trend: Flights to nowhere

    2020 Travel Trend: Flights to nowhere

    A lot has changed this year and people have adjusted in very odd ways. To cope with lockdowns and travel restrictions, people have turned to baking, outdoor hiking, or crying uncontrollably in the shower – whatever gets us through the days. Businesses are making their own efforts to stay afloat, which is why several airlines…

  • Emirates will pay for your funeral if you die of coronavirus

    Emirates will pay for your funeral if you die of coronavirus

    In what is the most comprehensive (and hilarious) travel coverage in the time of the coronavirus pandemic, Emirates has announced that they will provide free insurance coverage to anyone flying with them anywhere in the world. The announcement comes amid global uneasiness about travel that is killing the tourism industry. Emirates Group Chairman and CEO…

  • How will coronavirus change travel?

    How will coronavirus change travel?

    Some of the countries hardest hit by the coronavirus in Asia and Europe are finally seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. But even if life starts to return to these places, there’s one thing that is probably still months away from getting back to normal: travel. The virus has certainly exposed more…

  • Why I won’t let anyone flight shame me

    Why I won’t let anyone flight shame me

    Environmental activists have been working overtime to stop impending environmental disaster due to rising global temperatures and accompanying sea levels. Dramatic scientific studies have warned us about what will happen if we don’t change course, leading to multiple movements to improve consumer habits for the benefit of our world. One prominent movement sweeping Europe is…