- The world’s largest beer festival, Oktoberfest, kicked off in Munich, Germany last week. But you don’t have to be in Bavaria to raise a beer stein. Oktoberfest celebrations have sprouted up all over the world. [Away Blog]
- There’s nothing worse than getting sick when you’re traveling away from the comfort of home. Here are a few tips for staying healthy on the road. [Land Lopers]
- What features and comforts would you build into your fantasy flight? Extra legroom? Free champagne? Priority boarding? A group of frequent fliers chartered a 737 and designed their perfect flight. These self-proclaimed “mileage junkies” and “road warriors” flew to Chicago, Montreal, and Denver aboard their model aircraft and met with airline representatives to discuss the consumer air travel experience. [WSJ]
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