IT and Social Media The year 2020 saw an unprecedented disruption in global travel. But as we look forward to a happier 2021, let's take a nostalgic look back at the 12 most popular Accidental Travel Writer posts in 2020, It includes both goldies but goodies and newly published posts! Most Popular Posts of 2020 …
Italy Coronavirus Outbreak: Is it Safe to Travel?
The Italian tourism travel industry has been hard hit by the Italy coronavirus outbreak. In fact, Italy has been harder hit by COVID-19 than any other European country. As one of the world's most popular destinations, is Italy safe for travelers? Should you cancel your trip?
Passengers’ Rights: What to Do If Your Flight Is Overbooked
Most airlines oversell tickets assuming not all passengers will show up for their flight. So what happens if everybody DOES show up? First they ask for volunteers, offering them compensation. Then they start bumping people. What are your rights and options if this happens? Airlines and Aviation Getting bumped from your flight – it’s the …
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Service with a Frown in the Land of Smiles
Samsung Thailand refuses to serve customer whose Samsung product malfunctions because it was purchased in another country, raising troubling questions about the brand's commitment to customer service as well as service standards in the Land of Smiles.
Restaurant Review: One of Manila’s Top Tables Hosts International Travel Bloggers
The fine-dining restaurant at the Discovery Primea in Manila is one of the top tables in the Philippine capital. The popular eatery serves a Mediterranean inspired menu with Asian touches in stylish surroundings.
Unexpected Benefits of Digital Detox (or All’s Well That Ends Well)
Digital detox not only lowers stress, enhances human relationships, helps you stay focused, and intensifies your connection with your immediate envirionment, it can also lead to unexpected benefits. What would my benefits be?
Under the Rainbow Flag Tour of Stockholm Highlights City’s Inclusive Nature
The Under the Rainbow Flag tour began under overcast skies at Stockholm, Sweden's stunningly beautiful Woodlands Cemetery, where Greta Garbo is buried. It was one of several pre-TBEX Stockholm activities.
How to Avoid Astronomical Roaming Charges on Overseas Travel
Hong Kong company launche world’s first 4G Wi-Fi portable device that works worldwide by transforming 4G networks into Wi-Fi signals, giving travelers access to fast, safe, and stable 4G Wi-Fi without SIM cards.
Airline and Ride Share Provider Promote Positive Message for Vulnerable Youth
Alaska Airlines and Uber partner to support the It Gets Better Project, which is aimed at reaching out to LGBT youth with a positive and supportive message, assuring them that “it gets better”. LGBT teens are 5 times more likely to attempt suicide.
Bali: To Photograph or Not to Photograph, That Is the Question
Is it okay to take photos of strangers when you travel or is this an invasion of their privacy? Should permission be asked? Should subjects of photo portraits be paid? The ethics of photo journalism is a tricky question .