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The Wall Street Journal Guide to Power Travel: How to Arrive with Your Dignity, Sanity, and Wallet Intact

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Imagine a world without late planes, missed connections, lost luggage, bumped passengers, cramped seating, high fees and higher fares, surly employees, and security lines. . . .

Ordinary travel is an extraordinary ordeal. Yet despite the high prices and huge hassles, travel is essential—along with the need for tips, tricks, and techniques to improve the journey. The Wall St
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Paperback, 302 pages
Published April 21st 2009 by Harper Business (first published 2009)
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Lettie Laferriere
Nov 03, 2009 rated it it was amazing
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I LOVED this book. As an experienced traveler and the "Middle Seat Columnist" for the Wall Street Journal, Scott McCartney knows his stuff about the travel world. He covers everything from deciding where and how to travel, to explaining the secrets and strategies of airlines and hotels. This guide is a must read for anyone who wants to travel better. ...more
Marie
Aug 19, 2009 rated it liked it
Recommends it for: anyone who likes to travel
Shelves: nonfiction, travel
Great tips on how to make travel more bearable and get around some of the kinks in the air and hotel industries.
Tony
Dec 28, 2012 rated it it was ok
how to get cheap fares, first class upgrades and better fares
how to minimize chances of lost luggage
how to avoid delays, get around TSA bottlenecks
How to complain to an airline and get some attention
Heather
Dec 04, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: non-fiction, travel
I was reading this during a recent trip to NYC and it completely made me rethink how I travel!
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