In a bid to reduce the cost of airline flight tickets, British Airways is doing away with reclining seats for its economy passengers.
British Airways is scheduled to receive a new fleet of 35 Airbus A320neos and A321neos, which will be based on this new configuration. These new planes with the
Thanjavur or Tanjore (as the British called it) has been on our bucket list for long. Across time, whenever we passed by Trichy, Madurai or even Salem, the thought always crossed our mind that we take a detour to Thanjavur on our way back to Chennai. Never did that across
Preethika loves fancy shots with amazing scenery in the background. Well, who doesn't? So, a couple of months before our 10 day trip to Thailand, we decided to buy a drone. Of course we knew that it was illegal to fly a drone in India, but we knew many who
When Preethika and I went to Paris and Switzerland in June 2013 for our honeymoon, one of the things we wanted to do was see the Eiffel Tower at night. We were told that it was a beautiful sight, so why not, we thought. We couldn't, for two reasons. For
We don't usually end up writing about food here on Passing Ports because while we are big time foodies, we are nowhere close to being food connoisseurs, and don't take any effort in going that route. But having said that, there's something that happened recently that has made us rethink
The more we explore South East Asia, the more surprises this side of the globe throws at us. This was my first trip to Thailand (Preethika had visited Bangkok before), and say you know by now, we had an awesome time rock climbing, kayaking and snorkelling in Krabi before checking
As some of you might have noticed, we've been sharing a lot of pics and videos from InterContinental Chennai Mahabalipuram Resort. For those who haven't guessed yet, Passing Ports has partnered with InterContinental Chennai to bring together a series of events, and we started off with their Sunday Brunch.
Now, don't you start wondering if Russia has split into two, or if East Russia is a separate country that no one knew of. Dmitry Medvedev, the Russian Prime Minister announced a couple of days ago that tourists and businessmen from 18 nations - India, UAE, Algeria, Bahrain, Brunei, Iran, Qatar,
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
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