Ben Groundwater

Traveller's globetrotting backpacker, Ben Groundwater, finds the good, the bad and the ugly in the world’s best destinations. Ben is a columnist, blogger, feature writer, and host of Traveller's podcast Flight of Fancy, who has visited more than 80 countries during his 12 years in the industry. Ben was named travel writer of the year by the Australian Society of Travel Writers in 2014 and 2015.

Betsy: Cathay Pacific's beer is designed to taste great at high altitude.

Why beer is so bad on a plane

If you travel a lot and you love beer, then you will understand the frustration: beer on planes is terrible.

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