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Daily musings from Christopher Elliott.

Maybe your travel standards are too low

Incredible customer service and travel used to be more or less synonymous. Not anymore.

How to navigate the child-unfriendly skies

What is it with airlines and kids these days?

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    What to do about knee offenders and other “me first” passengers

What to do about knee offenders and other “me first” passengers

“Safety first” may be the American travel industry’s unofficial slogan, but for some travelers, it’s more like “Me first!”

Is travel “hacking” smart – or unethical?

Strictly speaking, “hacking” is the act of illegally breaking into a computer system. But lately, the word has been used […]

Two cheers for all those airline mergers

When I think about the benefits of airline mergers, I’m reminded of Karen Griffin’s story.

Warning! These “free” travel offers can really cost you

The travel industry is infatuated with the word “free,” and face it, so are travelers. Don’t believe me? Then feel […]

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    Admit it, you don’t care what the TSA does to you anymore!

Admit it, you don’t care what the TSA does to you anymore!

The TSA is having a heckuva summer.

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