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Cruise with obstacles due to flight delay

Photo by Ishan @seefromthesky on Unsplash Crossing the Caribbean on a luxury liner, the Fischer family* had been looking forward to it for half a year. The trip was to start from La Romana in the Dominican Republic and to include the islands of Aruba, Curacao,...

New rules for hand luggage in low-cost airlines

Photo by Belinda Fewings on Unsplash   Who plans to fly with Ryanair or Wizz Air, should know one thing absolutely: For flights at the standard fare, only hand luggage equivalent to a bag or a small backpack is allowed. The dimensions of this small baggage must not...

Beach Treasures

Photo by Gregory Culmer on Unsplash Sea Shells and similar – better not take home What's that pearly shimmering in the sand? Who will find the most beautiful specimen of a marine snail? Collecting shells and stones on the beach is for many like a treasure hunt and is...

Mouse alert aboard!

Photo by www.123rf.com Flight delay due to mouse on board is subject to compensation A mouse in an airplane can sometimes lead to an immense flight delay. Just recently, there was a judgement that it was the airline's responsibility to prevent small animals such as...

Spring, I’m coming…

Photo by Josep Castells on Unsplash In many places in Germany it is cold, dark and uncomfortable. Now many people have the wish for a time-out. Feel the first spring feelings, get some sun and let the mild wind caress you. That would be it now. So let's go to...

Cancelled flight, missed Oktoberfest?

„O’zapft is!“(„It is tapped“) With this famous expression the Mayor of Munich opened the first beer barrel and therewith the 184th Oktoberfest on September 16th. Already 600.000 people visited the „Theresienwiese“, the official festival-site on the first day. Last...