Tag: travel

Blog Posts

Distance From Home by Day
On average, I’m furthest from home in mid-February each year.
1 Jan 2021

2020 Year in Travel
Paul’s travel statistics for 2020. For obvious reasons, travel has been substantially lower than in recent years.
31 Dec 2020

Work Travel During a Pandemic
My job has had me fly a few times since COVID-19 restrictions started, and it’s an odd experience.
11 Nov 2020

A Decade in Travel: 2010–2019
Paul’s maps, charts, and other travel statistics for the entire decade of the 2010s.
1 Jan 2020

2019 Year in Travel
Paul’s travel statistics for 2019.
31 Dec 2019

What I Packed for PAX West 2018
A guide to packing for conventions.
26 Apr 2019

My “Worst” Layovers
Using math to figure out which of my layovers were the most out of the way relative to the net distance traveled.
7 Feb 2019

2018 Year in Travel
A summary of Paul Bogard’s 2018 hotels, flights, and driving.
31 Dec 2018

2017 Year in Travel
Paul’s 2017 travel statistics.
31 Dec 2017

2016 Year in Travel
Overall, my travel increased slightly this year. Unlike in 2015, my travel was relatively evenly spread throughout the year.
31 Dec 2016

2015 Year in Travel
2015 was a relatively strong year for me for business travel, with the first and last thirds of the year being particularly busy. Due to that, my total flights and hotel nights just edged above 2014’s numbers, for another record year.
31 Dec 2015

No, I’m Not Flying From Honolulu
Somehow, I managed to get an already used record locator for a trip I booked, which led to some issues on the airline’s website.
1 Oct 2015

2014 Year in Travel
2014 has been a record travel year.
31 Dec 2014

A Single Flight Round Trip at DFW
Due to a mechanical issue, my flight had to return to Dallas.
7 Nov 2014

Tulsa Travel
It’s not uncommon to have delays going through Chicago, but this Monday’s trip to Tulsa was a bit involved.
29 Aug 2014

Percentage of Flights on American Airlines
As often as I travel, I haven’t had much occasion to visit New York City, so JFK and LGA are substantially underrepresented on my flight log.
31 Jul 2014

Comair Rerouting
Comair’s strike meant I got to avoid the uselessly short flight between Cincinnati and Dayton.
10 Jun 2014

Valentine’s Day Winter Weather
Due to the system delays caused by Winter Storm Pax, my flights home on 14 February went through rather a lot of transitions.
17 Feb 2014

2013 Year in Travel
The end of 2013 is here, which seems like a perfect time to summarize my flight activity over the last year.
31 Dec 2013

One Hundred Airports
My long-term travel goal is to fly through 100 different airports.
16 Aug 2013