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And the Winner, by Random Decision:

Congratulations to subscriber Azadeh Karami on winning this round of free guest passes on Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways from A Bedouin’s Path! And congratulations (kinda) to everyone else on being free subscribers to the best weekly travel stories online. This giveaway is over, but all good things don’t have to come to an end.Continue Reading

Summer Giveaway: Win 2 free airline tickets on Southwest and AirTran Airways

Summer Travel is awesome. FREE summer travel is awesomer. A Bedouin’s Path is awesomest, because we’re giving away 2 free airline tickets for standby-roundtrip travel aboard Southwest and AirTran Airways. How to win: Sign up for e-mail updates from A Bedouin’s Path here or on the main page. Every new subscriber will be entered intoContinue Reading

Will My iPod Nano really bring down a Boeing 747?

No, but it will bring down the wrath of a fed up flight attendant who’s sick of constantly repeating herself to follow a basic instruction. When it comes to non-radio signal emitting devices like your cell phone on airplane mode or your iPod Nano, your device is dead to the world, including to the airplane’sContinue Reading

In search of the lonely road

“I have an idea that some men are born out of their due place. Accident has cast them amid certain surroundings, but they have always a nostalgia for a home they know not. They are strangers in their birthplace, and the leafy lanes they have known from childhood or the populous streets in which theyContinue Reading

This is Why Your Mom Always Told You To Go Potty Before You Get on the Plane

It’s been a busy week in travel policing. Federal law enforcement agents have become so desperate in their hunt to apprehend would-be terrorists with explosives that they’ve resorted to apprehending passengers with the next best thing: explosive diarrhea. After a week in which Department of Homeland Security agents arrested and interrogated two passengers for usingContinue Reading