air travel

New COVID Screening Policies for International Passengers Flying Into U.S.

New COVID Screening Policies for International Passengers Flying Into U.S.

Nearly six months ago, all the way back in mid-March, the Trump administration issued an order banning travel from Europe, Brazil, Iran and China. There was an exception to this rule: U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents and their family members have been permitted to reenter the country as long as…

How to Measure Distances ‘As the Crow Flies’ With Google Maps

How to Measure Distances ‘As the Crow Flies’ With Google Maps

It’s easy to use Google Maps to see how far your office is from your favourite restaurant or how long it’ll take to drive from Los Angeles to New York. Estimating the distance between two locations without relying on winding roads messing up your estimate, however, is a bit more…

Avoid These Aeroplane Seats On Long-Haul Flights

Avoid These Aeroplane Seats On Long-Haul Flights

With Australians starting to think about their next holiday and airline companies increasingly trying to squeeze every last dollar out of passengers, surely there’s a way to make flying at least somewhat more bearable? If you can’t afford a business class upgrade (because really, who can) and aren’t holding out…