Chris Barnett writes about business-travel tactics and strategies that save time and money and help minimize hassles. He is based in San Francisco and has written for a wide variety of publications. Chris was a contributing editor of
Frequent Flyer when JoeSentMe founder Joe Brancatelli was the magazine's executive editor. He was the first columnist Joe approached to join JoeSentMe. Chris' column, syndicated for decades in newspapers around the country, has appeared exclusively at JoeSentMe since 2012.
AUGUST 18: NOT A SWEET SUITE DEAL IN SEATTLE
You'd be surprised how little you get these days in Seattle even when you spend north of $300 a night for a hotel room.
JULY 28: SPLENDOR IN THE GLASS IN LAS VEGAS
In the basement of the Las Vegas Mob Museum is a traditional speakeasy that would make the wise guys proud.
MAY 6: SAN FRANCISCO NOIR
A new noir novel about San Francisco in the 1980s reminds us that The City has always moved to its own rhythms.