Metro Map of Olympic Games Cities

olympic metro map athens to tokyo
This metro-style map shows the host cities of the Olympic summer Games in chronological order from 1896 to 2020. A journey from Athens to Rio and Tokyo taking in all 23 Olympic cities. We have designed the map route in an elegant elliptical form to account for Athens, Paris, Los Angeles and Tokyo all holding the games twice and London...

How To Get Cheap Business Class Tickets (8 techniques)

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Finding a cheap business class or first class ticket can be a challenge for many air passengers. With fares that often run to thousands of pounds/euros/dollars, the premium cabins are normally the preserve of corporate travellers on paid tickets and well-to-do individuals. Other than getting a free airline upgrade, in this article we look at 8 techniques which can help...

How to Survive a Long-Haul Flight in Economy

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Flying on a long-haul flight in economy class is the uncomfortable reality for the majority of passengers. You know the feeling. Can't sleep. Aching back. Knees tucked into the seat in front. Staring vacantly at the screen map flying over some obscure part of the world. Time to destination 8 hours 49 minutes... So what can you do to make...

How To Get Airline Elite Status

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One of the goals for many travellers is to reach elite status in an airline frequent flyer program. If you fly on a regular basis then having status can come in handy. In this article we discuss various ways on how to accelerate yourself into elite status. Airline elite status comes with a number of perks. This can include mileage...

A Guide to Status Matching

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For years status matching of elite level frequent flyers has been common practice in the airline industry. Let’s say you have elite frequent flyer status with airline A. Status matching is where you apply to an airline B to see if it can offer you complimentary equivalent status in its loyalty program. Such status can give you benefits such as...

Expedia vs Orbitz vs Travelocity vs Priceline vs Cheapoair

Expedia vs Orbitz vs Travelocity vs Priceline vs Cheapoair
Which online travel agent (OTA) is the cheapest? Is there any difference in fares between agents such as Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz or do they all pull the same results from Global Distribution Systems. Below we will test out 5 of the main OTAs in a random series of flights worldwide. Now in the past we have always maintained that you...