Planes, Trains & Autos

What is Necessary to Travel by Plane with an Emotional Support Dog

July 1, 2014

About a month ago, we were waiting in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida airport to board a Southwest flight.  There was a woman sitting near us who was quite distraught. She had lost her cell phone, and had just received some bad news from the Southwest gate agent. We helped her locate her missing phone by calling […]

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Highlights of a Drive to the Oregon Coast from Portland to Astoria

June 25, 2014

Last summer, we spent the 4th of July on the Oregon Coast, making the drive to from Portland to Tillamook via Highway 6 through the Tillamook State Forest. After passing through the mountains, we started seeing pastures filled with grazing cows. The Oregon coast’s cool, wet climate makes for green nutritious grass that’s perfect for dairy cows. Local farmers have […]

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A Look Inside Lufthansa First Class Frankfurt to Chicago

May 7, 2014

After an amazing flight in Lufthansa First Class from Mumbai (BOM) to Frankfurt (FRA), we connected to another First Class flight to Chicago on Lufthansa flight #430. Connecting in Frankfurt was a pain, as the planes are parked remotely (a non-gate position) and you have to go down stairs and then catch a bus. In First Class, […]

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Experiencing Lufthansa First Class Mumbai to Frankfurt

May 6, 2014

After we disembarked an 11-day cruise on the Seabourn Sojourn, and rested during the day/evening at the JW Marriott on Juhu Beach, we headed to Mumbai’s New Terminal T2 at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to begin the long flight home. Lufthansa flight #757 was scheduled to leave Mumbai (BOM) India at 3:30 am local time. Many […]

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