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    Tips (for Indians) on surviving long haul flights

    Are you dreading that forthcoming journey, that will take you anywhere between 18 and 24 hours from door to door? Are you worried about how you will spend all that time waiting in your seat and on the ground? Read this article to help suggest how to cope with the stress that comes with long haul airline journeys.

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    How to choose the right Global SIM Cards for Indian travellers

    The world traveller of the 21st century cannot be seen without their mobile devices. Yet we face barriers in establishing a network and internet connection when we are away from our home country because our SIM cards won't operate on foreign networks. Fortunately there are several companies around the world offering offering SIM cards and eSIMs to holidaymakers and business travellers to keep them connected at affordable prices, anywhere.

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    What are the options for in-flight meals for South Asian and Middle Eastern travellers?

    Do religion-based meals strictly adhere to their respective dietary laws? We Indians and our neighbours around us and in the middle-east, celebrate food as sustenance from the Lord. In turn, we celebrate our Lord by giving thanks with the food he has given us. However, some foods are off-limits to us, depending on the paths to the Lord we follow, either by us being a Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, Christian, Jain or all or none. When we leave home and travel to different lands, our concern for food is heightened. Some of us may question everything, Some avoid everything. Yet, others will pay no mind. For decades, airlines from across the…

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    A comprehensive guide to watching airplanes land at Toronto Pearson International Airport

    Plane spotting is a hobby where you watch planes, taking great interest about where they are coming from, where they are going, and the airlines that operate them. You may also have a camera, so that you will not miss an opportunity to share your experience with friends and family. Plane spotting does not come without risks and challenges. Airport security is always high priority. The airport perimeter is usually larger than what is required for airport operations. High walls and shrubbery usually surround the airport to discourage members of the public from taking a peep at. Security personnel employed either by private companies or government entities do not entertain…

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    Is is worth it to fly Business Class ? Find out why

    The perils of flying Economy An economy seat will get you from point A to point B. You will be fed along the way and you will do your very best to pass the time hunkered in your place. You may try to watch the given entertainment, or try to sleep. Throughout the flight, you will risk rubbing arms and shoulders with the passenger(s) seated next to you. At the end of your flight, you ache to deboard into the expanse of the airport terminal. If you have a layover, you depend on the amenities provided by the airport to its passengers. Regrettably, your experience can, of course, vary greatly from…