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Killing Time in Airports – Frequent-Flyer Style.

In order to ease the mind-numbing tedium of hanging around Munich airport, T.T. and I started playing “Any-Letter Airport Code”. It’s a reasonably pointless game – but a great time killer – in which you take turns to come up with a three-letter airport code containing a letter from anywhere within the previous code …

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The UK’s PR Disaster: Heathrow.

In Geneva we’d been told all sorts of horror stories about London’s Heathrow Airport recently having been turned into a nightmare of delays, huge lines and other horridness you’d normally expect from some backward banana republic, not the UK. Strange, we thought – just last week I was in England and all was OK at its main airport. Now? There’s just one word to describe it: chaos. Fly to France, folks. Or to Geneva.

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High-Sea Pu-East

I’d heard a lot of good things about the new Pudong airport in Shanghai. Now, after experiencing it, I’m ready to join in chorus of praise …

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Airport Quiz!

Heathrow is not really an easy place to navigate. Guess what is the next gate’s number? Well, as I mentioned this is Heathrow. You better use your imagination here ionstead of logic. Otherwise it is likely you to experience certain difficulties finding your gate …

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