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The Year I Travelled Every Week

2016 was a new personal travel record year for me: 114 flights, 157229 flown miles, 6.3 around earth, 380 hours up in the air, 48 trips and 27 countries visited!

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I travel too much!

I travel too much… at least to keep this blog up-to-date! ūüėČ In first 5 months of this year, I visited¬†20 destinations in 12 countries.¬†Some stats: 51 flights,¬†76350 flown miles, 3.1x around earth, 182 hours up in the air First…

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Tips & Tricks to Book Cheap Flights

1. Use powerful flight search engines Use aggregators to check airfares on many OTA sites (Online Travel Agencies) simultaneously. My favorites: Momondo Google Flights Kayak

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Qatar Airways Business Class: Brussels to Bangkok (via Doha) B787 Dreamliner and A380

Pic:¬†Qatar Airways B787 Dreamliner Business Class Seat Business Class fares have¬†dropped significantly in the past couple of years.¬†It’s not uncommon to see Business Class fares from Europe to Asia for¬†~‚ā¨1200 or less these days. One of the airlines routinely offering…

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Air Berlin & Etihad Business Class: Jakarta via Abu Dhabi

Pic:¬†Air Berlin A330 new Business Class IFE Screen (Nov 2014) Mid¬†October, Air Berlin published¬†a¬†really cheap Business Class fare from Oslo, Norway to Jakarta, Indonesia. An opportunity I used to try their new Business Class and to visit Bali. The fare…

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