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5 Steps to Plan a Safe Business Trip in 2015

As professionals head overseas they can have safety concerns, usually based on information they’ve seen in the news. It is possible to safely conduct business in all corners of the world, as long as you are well informed before booking a trip and include these 5 steps in your travel planning. UNIGLOBE experts share their […]

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Traveling to USA? TSA Bans Dead Phones From Flying

Air passengers heading to the United States are to be subject to new security checks that could cause delays if their electronic device has a dead battery. UNIGLOBE experts look inside the news… In an official statement, the Transportation Security Administration said it will no longer allow powerless cell phones, tablets and laptop computers on […]

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Left Behind Items at the Airport

Have you ever settled into the waiting area for your next flight only to realize that you’ve left your glasses/phone/ipad/file or some other important item at the security gate or airline lounge or in the seat pocket of a previous flight? If so, you know that moment of panic where you evaluate the time available […]

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6 In-flight Myths Busted

It happens quite often, the moment one enters an aircraft you are pummeled with instructions: turn your phone off, put your window blind up, put your seat upright etc. How often do you stop to question why? Airlines aren’t trying to make travel painful. Airlines aren’t trying to make travel painful. There’s a good reason […]

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The ‘cheap airfare’ reality or myth…

MYTH #1: Booking a last minute flight is the best way to get hold of cheap tickets. “Last minute” savings can be found as airlines do occasionally put last minute, unsold inventory on the market. But it’s more rare than people think and not really good for finding consistent savings. In fact, the data shows […]

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Lounge on priority

The solution to many travel woes can be found in airport lounges.  “Airport lounges are perfect place for business travelers, with amenities such as free drinks and meals, comfortable seating, full bathrooms with showers and even spa services, lounges have become popular among business travelers.” says a UNIGLOBE Expert. UNIGLOBE experts talk about lounges that […]

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Welcome to Paris Charles De Gaulle International Airport

London, Paris, New York or Sydney, you travel the world for business. UNIGLOBE Experts help you navigate some well-known airports around the world by compiling information about airport-city connectivity, dining & relaxation ideas and ‘on the go’ tips about traveler facilities available at the airport that include Wi-Fi connectivity and more. Featured this month is […]

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Airport Oases: Lounge Your Way

Airline lounges are upping their game by providing stylish and refined new spaces for premium travellers pre-flight. A traveller’s journey begins on the ground, and the airport experience is part and parcel of that vital first impression of his or her chosen carrier. Realising this, airlines are picking up on the need to offer premium […]

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Airport Restaurants : a Cultural Experience

As we are generally required to check in for our flights two hours before departure, business travellers spend a lot of time waiting around at airports. For premium cabin passengers, the obvious thing to do is, of course, head to the VIP lounge. For those flying on economy, the two choices are shop and eat. […]

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Be an Airport Survivor in 2013

You are not the only one who thinks airports are like islands and are not the most productive place to conduct business. Layovers usually aren’t even long enough to get work done. But let’s assume for a moment you are stuck at an airport and you’ve just got to do your work. Consider that more […]

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