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I Missed My Flight – So United Upgraded Me?

I’ve Missed Two Flights in the Last Ten Years. Today Was One of Them. I’m the type of traveler who arrives at the airport four hours early – for a domestic flight. I love a leisurely visit to the lounge and unnecessarily long strolls through O’Hare’s opposite-of-chic terminals. Today, I was that person – the one…

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Flying Norwegian This Summer? Beware of Surprising Aircraft Swaps

If you booked a flight on Norwegian this summer, prepare for a potential surprise. While Norwegian’s state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliners feature the latest technology in entertainment, Wi-Fi, and cabin pressure, you might end up with a plane that looks more like the image at right. Norwegian passengers who get moved onto an inferior plane should…

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Survey Reveals Surprising Sex on a Plane Stats – 30% w/ Stranger, 18% w/ Crew, 37% Partner, 747 Bathroom Most Popular Location

Here are some findings from a research project you don’t see every day – mile high stats of 11,179 people surveyed across the globe by matchmaking site Saucy Dates. Unsurprisingly, 78% of survey respondents were interested in joining the club while 17%  said they were not. About 40% of those surveyed who have had sex on…

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Man Completes 20,000 Mile Pub Crawl – 21 Countries – Hits Most Northerly & Southerly Bars in the World

A 38-year-old UK man has driven his car across 21 countries, starting at the Arctic Circle and ending at the southernmost tip of Chile seven months later. Ben Coombs started his adventure on the Norwegian island of Svalbard in a mining settlement called Pyramiden. With a population of 4, he found the town’s only bar,…

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Couple Paid to Visit Luxury Hotels, Have Sex, & Write “Travel Guide of Places to Get Intimate In, On, Under, Against, Next To”

An Australian couple entered an Instagram contest sponsored by condom company Skyn for a two weeks all expenses paid trip across Australia staying at luxury boutique hotels. The couple of six years was one of 10 around the world who won after completing a quiz and submitting a video. The catch? They 23 and 26-year-old…

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Old 737 Now a Bustling Cafe for Weddings & Bdays – Serves Organic Honey Wine Produced in a Hive w/ Wild Bees On-Board

Back in 2014, a Addis Ababa entrepreneur purchased a decommissioned Ethiopian Airlines 737 and decided to covert it into a cafe.  The purchase, movement, renovation, construction, and design of the cafe cost $1.5 million USD. The restaurant is located in Burayu, about 9 miles west of the capital and is able to serve 60 individuals…

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