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Ben Barton

Ben Barton
Using words to inform, persuade and entertain. From Travel Safety to the NFL, I write about anything and everything. Except for golf.

Recent Posts

Who is Travel Safety actually for?

Is bleisure one of the worst words ever invented? Probably. But the concept of business-leisure poses some significant questions both for business travellers and for their employers.

“Here I am, brain the size of a planet, and they ask me to take you up to the bridge.” Marvin the Paranoid Android was not a very happy assistant, but after some sass or some existential grumblings of malcontent, he would eventually do as he was instructed.

It’s possible that Flightradar24 is the best app ever made. If you’re anything like me (a nerd) then you’ve likely seen a plane cruising across the sky, tried to deduce where it’s heading, and given up after failing miserably at working out compass bearings.