when life gets in the way of blogging, but not travelling

It’s been a while since you’ve seen me at flyingnorth. Not for a lack of traveling, of course. Recently I’ve been to Luxembourg, Germany,...

je suis flyingnorth, je suis charlie

"Nothing can be done with a pencil or a keyboard that warrants a reprisal with a Kalishnikov." - The Economist, 10 January, 2015. Unless you...

happy birthday: flying north turns five

On January 31, 2011, flying north was cleared for takeoff and went live. Since then, the blog has been read by over one hundred thousand...

the central african franc: will i need a bag full of cash in gabon?

If you are traveling to Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea or Gabon, you will need to...

comair, delta airlines’ regional carrier, will cease operations

Delta airlines, the world's largest passenger carrier, is shutting down Comair, a Cincinnati-based regional affiliate, as it moves to consolidate its operations under the...

important news for us passport holders regarding visa pages

If you are an intrepid traveler and a U.S. passport holder, like mine your passport is likely overflowing with pages. Currently the U.S....

flying out of the united kingdom? better power up your device

Those of you with iPhones know the pain of how unreliable the batteries on the phones sometimes are, in many cases going from a...

weathering the historic storm: welcome to the new normal

The Flying North International headquarters are located in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City - smack in the middle of the path of Hurricane...

traveling to the uk this weekend? get ready for significant delays at passport control

As is being widely reported , several airlines including aviation powerhouses British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have issued a head up to passengers that...

a weighty issue for samoa air

It was inevitable that an airline would open the door to the brave new world of charging passengers by weight. According to a...

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