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Clean Travel

A generation ago we were considered a little obsessive if we sprayed sanitiser on surfaces. Now it is getting to the point where we might be considered negligent if we don’t carry sanitizer, at least for a few situations. The other 7 billion people in this world are touching surfaces, and at least a few […]

Size and Sonic Travel

Larger Planes or More Flights. As we watched the number of travellers increase over the last generation, to the point where the airports were struggling to get all the flights in, we heard that larger aircraft were being built to deal with the situation. It turns out that this was not the best solution. Airports […]

Local Culture

Discussions by passengers on a Sydney Airport Shuttle Bus often turn to differences between Australian culture and overseas destinations. Australian: BBQ’s at hardware stores and political elections. Beetroot on so many foods, including some BBQ items. Children swingling on clotheslines. Spiders, from harmless huntsman to funnel webs that rarely cause fatalities. Checking shoes for spiders […]

Airport Shuttle Sydney

We will want to make sure out home is looked after when we are traveling. Install a home security system. Security cameras and video recorders are useful for monitoring, especially if they connect to a smartphone app. Inform a trusted neighbour of your travel plans. Give them a key and relevant information about the home […]

Unexpected Foreign Laws

Laws exist either for a good reason, or because there used to be a good reason. Or maybe they are just the by-product of some bureaucratic misunderstanding. No chewing gum in Singapore. We have all had at least one unpleasant sticky moment with gum at some point. This may not be such a bad restriction. […]