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[31 Jan 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
World-For-a-Dollar – $1 Per Night Hotel Booking

Lastminutetravel.com has been in discussions in travel industry due to their unconventional spiral video advertising series. For 15 minutes everyday, Lastminutetravel would be offering any hotel booking for $1 per night from thousands of available hotels through world for a dollar campaign. You are going to Paris, and you could get a hotel for like $3 for 3 nights. It’s unbelievably true though. There is no catch literally except one, that you would not know which 15 minutes they would be out of 24 hrs of the day. Good thing …

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[7 Jan 2009 | 9 Comments | ]
Carry-on and Checked-in Luggage Size Limits for Various Air Lines

After seeing many visitors of this blog looking for information on measurements (sizes) and weight limits of checked-in / carry-on luggage, I thought it would make sense to publish this information here. Many times you would see dimensions sizes like this 56+45+25cm (which is also European Union’s restrictions on carry-on baggage), this means Length + Width + Height.
The picture beside should be able to explain what it is all about. Mostly the baggage restrictions are not applied for customers who purchase First or Business Class tickets but only for economy …

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[15 Dec 2008 | No Comment | ]
Immigrating to New Country? – Get Higher Baggage Allowance

I just immigrated to United Kingdom from India and had to adjust with 28KG check-in baggage allowance, and 7 KG of carry-on luggage along with laptop. I travelled with Virgin Atlantic, and believe me they gave me such a hard time for 1 KG above the weight in check-in and carry-on each that I am now repenting on why I had taken a return ticket. My biggest mistake was I could not get time to research on the airlines. Even if I would have done that, no where it was …

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[7 Oct 2008 | 3 Comments | ]
Tips to Pack Carry-on Luggage for Air Travel

Carry-On Luggage
During air travel, carry-on luggage is one important part of your travel, don’t you think so? Even if you have check-in bags, carry-on bags are some thing that is always with you and you have to be comfortable while carrying those around. So here are some tips while you pack your carry-on bags. If you ever want to travel only with carry-on luggage, these tips would be of much help for you.

First of all check with your airline about the measurement restrictions for carry-on luggage. Domestic and International are …

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[19 Mar 2008 | 3 Comments | ]
Be Travelite: Benefits of Traveling Light

Security: With Going light on your baggage greatly reduces the need to check baggage or entrust fellow travelers. There is much less risk of losing the baggage due to theft, damage, or mis-routing.
Economy: You eliminate extra baggage charges if there are any by your airlines. You need not to depend on taxis, limos and private commute but can easily take public transportation. If your baggage has wheels, you can even walk if the place to visit is pretty close-by. You don’t have to pay porters and the like to carry …