Secure local transportation: The missing link of executive travel

Why are corporations willing to shell out for the best air tickets, private aviation and accommodations money can buy, but rarely pay the same attention to the quality of local transportation when traveling? Probably...

The Top 5 Hotels for Security in Mexico City

In this Mexico City edition we are looking at the top 5 hotels in Mexico City. Our local security providers and security managers have drawn upon their collective experience and corporate knowledge to pull...

The height of alpine luxury living at the Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe

  John Muir, a professional naturalist, once called the Lake Tahoe as, “The Queen of All Lakes.” Mark Twain called it in his best words as, “The fairest picture the whole earth affords.” Lake Tahoe,...

U.S. Airports and which are most expensive?

What are the most expensive cities to fly out of? The U.S. Department of Transportation issued a report Tuesday comparing fares at 100 airports in the United States. The most expensive? Huntsville International Airport in Huntsville,...

Circle the Planet for complex business class around the world tickets

If you’re like the majority of business class travelers then you seek business class around the world tickets or business class around the world airfares, your going to use a travel agent or a...

The 4 pillars of protection for high net worth individuals

In this blog, we introduce the four foundational elements of protection for high net worth individuals and families: Physical security, technology, people and procedures.   Our goal is to provide an overview of these four main elements,...

Chase Sapphire Reserve – The Ultimate Rewards Card

Current Bonus: You’ll get 50,000 Ultimate Rewards points after spending $4,000 in the first three months. That’s $750.00 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards Standout Benefits: You can earn 3 points per dollar on travel and dining at...

A flight attendants take on what passengers have left behind on a plane

Let’s face it; we’ve all left something behind on an airplane. See flight attendant insider Carrie A. Trey as she lets us into her world, and some common and some odd things left behind...

Top 5 Safest Hotels in Johannesburg

Where is the Safest Place to Stay in Johannesburg? Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa, with a population of nearly four million people. The biggest contributing factor to crime is income disparity. With...

10 Things Every Business Class Traveler Should Know About Discount Around the World Tickets

Here at Circle the Planet, we’re often asked about some of the facts about discount around the world airfares.   1) Adding in Africa to an around the world airfare raised the price. This is not always...