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Weekly Contest Roundup

Here are several contests that offer travel winnings. Good luck! Win Your London Story Start your own London Story with this contest. Watch videos of famous Londoners showcasing their favorite parts of the city. Pick your three favorite videos and add them to your list for a chance to win. The Grand Prize includes roundtrip…

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Yes, this was a Travel Avalanche. I have pretty good travel karma but it caught up to me on a recent trip. While I blogged about it here for my trip from Norway to Colorado Springs and here for the return trip, Joe Sharkey of the New York Times felt there were some lessons to…

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BAcon — I’m Trying to Get to You, Really I Am!

My trek to Colorado Springs for Boarding Area’s BAcon conference is going to be an interesting case of planes, trains and automobiles. Wideroe, a regional airline in Norway and the largest regional airline in the Nordic countries, went on strike today. The strike is expected to continue for the next day or two. (This just happens…

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Flight Delay? Here’s a Solution that Hopefully Repeats Itself!

A flight delay that actually worked out well? Yes, it does happen! On my overnight flight to Norway connecting in Copenhagen, the fog was amazingly thick as we landed. The aircraft has a webcam and we can see the landing strip as we descended. Or not see the landing strip, as the case was today.…

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