Insights & Adventures

Insights & Adventures

My thoughts and opinions on the broader travel industry, plus extra glimpses of my personal journeys.

Latest Insights

HAVE TRAVEL QUESTIONS? Ask our community!

The OMAAT Q&A is a great forum for getting (and giving) tips and advice from other travelers.

This new space replaces the old “Ask Lucky” page – be sure to check it out!

Recent trip reports

  • February 16, 2022
  • Ben Schlappig
An Open-Ended Journey To Oman
  • February 12, 2022
  • Ben Schlappig
Turks & Caicos On A Whim
  • November 2, 2021
  • Ben Schlappig
Five Country European Adventure
Meet Ben, OMAAT Founder
4,788,713 Miles Traveled

I’ve flown all of the major (and many minor) airlines, including every international first class cabin.

27,627,500 Words Written

I write all my own content; no ghostwriters at OMAAT!

32,315 Posts Published

14 years (and counting) of daily blogging add up.