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

  • March 16, 2022
  • Ben Schlappig
A Quick Jaunt To Hawaii
  • February 16, 2022
  • Ben Schlappig
An Open-Ended Journey To Oman
  • February 12, 2022
  • Ben Schlappig
Turks & Caicos On A Whim
Meet Ben, OMAAT Founder
4,988,713 Miles Traveled

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

29,627,500 Words Written

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

32,815 Posts Published

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