Want an example of the triumph of marketing hype over good sense? Look no further than the travel money card.
Sydney-based writer and photographer, Michael Gebicki has been writing travel articles since 1982 and is Traveller's resident Tripologist.
This was once India's version of an adding machine
Without too much fanfare, Emirates has recently announced a new sub-category in its business class fares.
When in France, turn the other cheek.
Flight ticket prices often look like the devil's work. Ticket sellers tempt you with too-good-to-believe prices but then when you go to book there's a nasty surprise.
It may be famous for inspiring the fictional Count Dracula, but as Michael Gebicki discovers, there’s much more to modern Transylvania than its dark past.
Don't mistake an Instagram filter for the subtle pink blush of nature's work.
"Real question: does anyone I know clean their underwear in a kettle when travelling?"
The black box is actually orange and for a good reason.
Booking flights? Easy peasy, no? But it doesn't always work out so smoothly – mistakes happen all the time.
There's a right way and a wrong way to take an escalator.
What do you do if you miss your flight? That depends on the circumstances.
Point your pinkie, smother your scones in jam and cream, and dig in.
The Bermuda Triangle's scary reputation is not enough to divert passing vessels: it remains one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world.
Need help at sea? Then mayday is your best bet.