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A traveler and fan of airports all over the world. Each airport encounter brings some new interesting experience. Never mind that a lot has changed over the last few years. Airports are fascinating places and should be explored and enjoyed!

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A Little About the IATA Airport Codes

This is a basic topic for people who have not been exposed to airport codes and their uses and significance when traveling.  I hope to provide some useful information that will help make life a little easier when it comes to the world of airlines and airports. Have you ever wondered about those three-letter codes […]

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How To Get A VAT Tax Refund

Airports are the best place to get a VAT tax refund, because most people will leave the European Union on an airplane from an EU airport.  Why not take a few minutes to understand how YOU can use this to your advantage the next time you depart the EU?  Play your cards right, and you […]

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How To Buy Round The World Tickets

This is an advanced topic on round the world tickets and one I wanted to address early on.  Most people aren’t prepared to take a journey around the world – I certainly understand that.   There are too many things preventing a trip like this (time, money, job, obligations, etc.).  So, many people can’t do […]

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How You Can Participate with TSA Pre ✓™

TSA Pre✓™ is a new system that is offered to people who travel frequently.  It requires you to go through a risk assessment before being granted this status. U.S. Citizens who are members of Customs and Border Protection Trusted Traveler programs, such as Global Entry, NEXUS, and SENTRI programs and eligible frequent travelers. TSA PreCheck […]

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Airport Travel Tips And Alerts

Airport travel tips and alerts are provided to readers of AirportIntel.com to help you keep up with the latest information on airports all over the world.  We’ll bring you the latest on airport technology, unique amenities and time-saving tips to help you get more out of your airport experience.  We’ll also provide important alerts when […]

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