Traveller's Glossary

Business Class (plane)

A section of the plane and set of ammenities conducive to getting work done.

I flew business class and fell asleep instead of working.

Economy Class (plane)

The smallest passenger seats on the plane, usually the most affordable.

I cuddled up with the stranger next to me in economy.

Premium Economy Class (plane)

An experience nicer than economy, but not as nice as business. Each airline has its own ideas.


Using a SIM card on a network that it isn't directly subscribed to.

My phone roamed into another country, now I've got a large bill to pay!

SIM Card

The little piece of plastic that is inserted in to a mobile phone so it knows which network to connect to.