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You’ve Been Using Escalators Wrong

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After discovering this news, I’m like 95% sure that my entire world is shattered. Get ready because I’m about to shatter yours, too. You know how you’re supposed to stand on the right and walk on the left when you’re on an escalator? Apparently that’s completely wrong, according to the head of DC’s Metro system.…

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Is This the Best Paleo Traveling Snack?

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Fly&Dine started as a blog about food while you travel and I mostly covered meals, but every now and then I’d post a story about the unsung hero of traveling: snacks. This is kind of backwards, because while meals are definitely important, I’d say most of my travel days (by air, at least) focus much more…

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In Defense of the Bidet

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If you’ve ever traveled to Asia, there’s a good chance you’ve experienced the glory of the bidet. I used a bidet for the first time a few years back and I’m hooked. In fact, I was so impressed that I bought one for my home toilet. I even bought one for my dad. My review:…

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More Than Just Miles

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You know the latest sign-up bonuses for Chase and American Express off the top of your head. You can calculate the monetary value of an AAdvantage mile and convert it into Avios within seconds. You have status on three different airlines, one of which you’ve never even flown. But what is it all for? Being a…

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New Year, New Fly&Dine

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Fly&Diners, it’s my honor to announce that a new day is coming. That day is… tomorrow. What’s happening tomorrow? Well, according to Annie, the sun will come up. Also, you’ll have a brand new Fly&Dine. We’ve been working behind the scenes to get the whole site redesigned and I think you’ll be happy with the…

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HoJo Goes Low Low with Orange Wednesday

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You’ve survived Black Friday. You were vaguely award of Cyber Monday. Now iconic motelier Howard Johnson Hotels (aka the HoJo) is here to give you yet another holiday in this time of even more holidays. Say hello to Orange Wednesday. It’s just like every other Wednesday, except today rooms at the HoJo are 60% off.…

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The 14 BEST Numbers in the World RANKED!

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We’ve covered the best airline meals and the best airline WiFi, but we’ve never delved into the most important list of all: the best NUMBERS in the entire world! Where does 73 rank? What about 13,982? Luckily, we’ve consulted an entire panel of experts and other mammals to determine the best numbers in the world.…

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This Digital Trick Could Save Your Life

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Consider this a public service message. Read on to find out how you can protect yourself and help medical professionals in the event of a major medical emergency. There are times when Facebook infuriates me (“Click on this to win free Ray-Bans!”), but there are also times when I realize how important it is as…

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Fly&Dine Remembers Ma

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I know I promised that this week would be filled with coverage of my bourbon-filled trip to Kentucky and Tennessee with the Eureka! Restaurant Group, but sadly my grandmother passed away last night. I’ll be traveling to Chicago today to be with my family and I won’t be posting anything to Fly&Dine until I return…

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