To Cuba on Business

Havana is open for trade, if you know the ropes. CreditJoe Raedle/Getty Images Since President Obama moved to normalize relations with Cuba in December, you might think the nation has put out a big “Open for Business” sign. Trade delegations seem to land in Havana every day. But traveling there for business is not as […]

A Room With a View of the Runway

The shoreline close Princess Juliana International Airport in Saint Maarten is a well known site for plane spotters. Credit Dennis Rivera for The New York Times SEOUL, South Korea — As an understudy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Frank Welborn used to spend a few nighttimes simply outside the doors of […]

The ideal yoga routine to do before your flight

If you’re stuck in a small seat for hours, the groin and hips will stiffen up, but by practicing butterfly pose, you can loosen them up beforehand. (Photo: Getty Images/Wavebreak Media) No matter how excited you are to travel, some part of you is probably dreading the flight. One of the most unpleasant factors of air […]

Tips for Easier Business Travel

Tips for Easier Business Travel Traveling for business isn’t always easy. Sleeping on planes, packing constantly for trips and staying glued to your mobile device can derail your routine and make you grumpy. Keeping a positive attitude is the first step to a stress-free travel experience. And acknowledge helpful staff. Travelers have a better chance […]