Drink Like a Local at STL

I’ve been in St. Louis for the weekend and I’m sitting at STL right now as Southwest proves once again that they’re all about the delays (seriously, it seems like half of the flights leaving here tonight are delayed). The good news is that I’m sitting by Gate E6 and there’s some plywood up across…

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Don’t forget! My interview with @GaryLeff has a $50 Starbucks giveaway, too…

Just a friendly reminder that my $50 Starbucks giveaway contest ends on Sunday 3/23/14 just before midnight. Read my interview with View from the Wing’s Gary Leff to find out about the incredible food journey he had on a recent trip to Asia. The interview is here: http://flyanddine.boardingarea.com/flydine-interview-giveaway-view-from-the-wing/ Just answer the question at the bottom…

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UK Chef Heston Blumenthal Comes to Heathrow

If you’ve never ventured outside of the bubble of American food television, then you probably think Heston Blumenthal is some sort of children’s author or a tech magnate. Not the case. While you were watching Guy Fieri get excited about cream of mayo soup, Blumenthal was well past making a name for himself as one…

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Eat Healthy (ish) at STL with Great Wraps

If you’ve ever flown through the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL), you know that dining options are pretty limited. You’ve got your usual suspects (Chili’s, Starbucks, Burger King, et al.) and that’s about it. Now, however, you can grab a sandwich at the brand new Great Wraps in Concourse C , one of three airport…

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Does Airplane Air Really Get You Sick?

Here at Fly&Dine, we’re not just concerned with food as it relates to eating. Food is a bigger issue, integral to survival and economics and a whole bunch of other categories. Today, we’re talking about food and health. Specifically the age-old question: Does airplane air really get you sick?   Common sense would dictate that…

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The Best Time to Buy a Plane Ticket is…

Forget trying to hold out for those last-minute fares that seem so appealing, there’s now a definitive answer about the best day to book your travel. I’m not talking about Tuesday night or Saturday morning, I’m talking a specific day in relation to when you’ll be departing. According to an article on The Huffington Post,…

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