Month: March 2017

Here’s Emirates and Turkish Airlines’ electronics handling service in action

Yes, the electronics ban by US and UK is in action and the affected Middle Eastern and African airlines have all started figuring out different ways to overcome this issue. While the Jet Airways and Etihad Airways combo have just asked their passengers to follow the rules, Emirates first and then Turkish Airlines have taken …

Here’s how Turkish Airlines is handling the Electronics Ban

The US enforced electronics ban has been in effect for about two days now, and the airlines from the Middle West and Africa have responded in their own ways to tackle this issue, creating new policies in the process. We’ve answered many questions regarding this US electronics ban in an earlier post. #electronicsban 🚫 pic.twitter.com/U3S7sdkipy …

US electronics ban travel advisory

Electronics Ban: Travel Advisory from Jet/Etihad Airways for those flying to the US

With the D-day coming closer (the US electronics ban for airlines goes into effect on March 25, here’s everything you need to know about the electronics ban enforced by the United States), all the affected airlines have started communicating with their audiences one way or another. In short, passengers on airlines from the Middle East …

Emirates electronics ban

Emirates Announces A New Service, Laptop & Tablet Handling Service for US Flights

Update: Jet Airways has issued a travel advisory for its passengers flying to the US with its strategic partner, Etihad Airways. This whole week has been about the airline industry. First, it started with the United States shocking the world with the “electronics ban” on airlines taking off from the Middle East and Africa, affecting …

UK electronics ban

After US, UK also announces an electronics ban on flights from the Middle East & North Africa

The shock treatment continues. After the USA announced a ban on electronics on flights originating from the Middle East and Africa, the UK has also announced a ban on electronic items as a part of your cabin luggage. If it is any consolation, the ban by the UK is not as Draconian as their American …

The Windflower, Pondicherry

Hotel Review: The Windflower Resorts and Spa, Pondicherry

Usually, people associate backpacking with budget travel, and that is a big misconception. Carrying a backpack (only) and lesser clothes doesn’t mean you can’t stay in luxury 🙂 Narayanan and I are the kind of travellers who love to experience everything, right from hostels to luxurious resorts across the world.  Usually, we end up coupling …