03
Feb
2011

Don’t call it a comeback. Been here for years, as they say. Apologies for the extended blog hiatus. January was rough: Health issues...

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07
Jun
2010

Downgraded: Inflight booze limits How much is too much booze to drink on a flight? How about 17 mini bottles of wine between London and Doha? ...

08
Mar
2010
Posted by: Mark Ashley

Update 10:00am EST: An update on site uptime: After much wrangling, and hours on the phone with tech support, I’ve been able to restore the...

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31
May
2009

My wife and I are unplugging, taking a few days off, and heading to Spain. (No actual fishing will take place; only the metaphorical kind.) While...

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30
Dec
2008

It’s been over two years since the last site redesign here at Upgrade: Travel Better, and it’s about time for a new look. (That is,...

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15
Dec
2008

I’m both pleased and amused to report that Upgrade: Travel Better is now available as a subscription on the Kindle. If you loved it for free...

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