Monthly Archives: April 2014

Airline News

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Frontier Airlines is now the third U.S. airline, along with Spirit and Allegiant, to charge for carry-on bags. If you fly on an economy ticket and wish to put a bag in an overhead compartment, it will cost you between …

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Souvenirs

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I was recently asked how a one bag traveler handles purchases made while traveling. After all, if all we bring is one carry-on bag, where are we supposed to put all those souvenirs we buy? That’s easy….don’t buy them. Do …

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How Not To Gate Check A Bag

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Many of us, including the most experienced onebaggers, have had to gate check a carry-on bag on the smaller, regional aircraft. While we don’t like be separated from our bags, we know gate-checking is not as bad as the regular …

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Clarification

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I think I may have made a mistake in the way some of you are perceiving where this site is going. One Bag, One World is a website dedicated to the light traveler. Whether it be for a weekend of …

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So, where am I going first?

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In our last post, we discussed the steps I’m using to decide on where I’m going first. Honestly, I still haven’t decided the specifics but I am breaking it down into general areas. As an example, I’m attending¬† a travel …

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Where are you going first? Trip Planning 101

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Whenever I tell anyone of my travel/life plans, the first thing they ask is: Where are you going first? (Sometimes they ask how I can afford it, but that’s a posting for another day.) The truth is….I don’t know. I’ve …

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American Eagle become Envoy Air

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American Eagle, the regional carrier owned by the American Airlines Group, is changing its name today to Envoy Air. IF it was that simple I’d have made it a tweet and not a¬† blog post. Keep reading. Envoy Air will …

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One Door Closes, Another One Opens

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It’s done. I’m out and free. Well, almost. If any of you are planning to purge your stuff, downsize, or minimize what you have, let me give you one bit of advice: Allow yourself at least twice as much time …

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