Simon Goddard
Simon Goddard writes for flight specialist site Just The Flight

Entries by Simon Goddard

Happy International Day of Happiness - How to Celebrate?

(0) Comments | Posted 18 March 2014 | (08:37)

March 20 is the second annual International Day of Happiness. Unlike, say, Pancake Day, there's no set way to celebrate this UN established holiday. Instead member states and other organisations have been invited to observe it in an 'appropriate manner'. The aim of such celebrations, as well as simply putting...

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Things Edward Snowden Should Do on His Gap Year in Moscow

(2) Comments | Posted 28 August 2013 | (00:00)

Organising the paperwork for a sabbatical year abroad is a long and tiring process for anybody wishing to explore a distant country - whether it is arranging visas or applying for temporary asylum, it's a logistical nightmare that can either make or break your trip. Most however are fortunate not...

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The 10 Best Destinations to Cheat on Your Partner This Valentine's Day

(0) Comments | Posted 13 February 2013 | (15:23)

And so begins Valentine's Day, the world's most-hated commercialised holiday. Does it serve any other purpose in life other than to make you feel terrible about being single/being poor/your relationship/letting your partner down? No.

If you're about to suffer through another Hallmark-created holiday with someone you cannot stand anymore,...

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The Definitive Guide to Blagging a First Class Flight Upgrade

(0) Comments | Posted 14 September 2012 | (00:00)

Ah, first class. We've all experienced this, walking off a long haul flight, you get lead through the business or first class section of the plane, and marvelled at the bigger (and reclining!) seats, complimentary (and now empty!) champagne flutes and futuristic digital entertainment systems. You've just spent eight hours...

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