Planes, Trains & Autos

Exploring Langkawi, Malaysia by Taxi

January 27, 2015

We had the opportunity to visit Langkawi, Malaysia during a recent a 14-Day Asian Holiday cruise on Holland America Line’s ms Volendam. Since we had researched Langkawi before our arrival, we decided that we did not need a tour, and would just take a taxi to the attractions that we wanted to see, with a ride on […]

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A Flight Problem but We Got to Singapore via United First Class

January 5, 2015

This delayed flight story that ends well. When we were flying from Kansas City to Singapore in late December to catch our Asian Holiday cruise, we had arranged frequent flier tickets that we were very excited about: Fly Kansas City to Denver on United, then Denver to Frankfurt on Lufthansa First Class (on the 747-400 plane with […]

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7 Not-So-Conventional Ways of Traveling Across the Country

July 28, 2014

Everyone is quite familiar with boarding a plane, or driving a car, or perhaps even sailing to their desired destination. But some people may be interested in those other crazy people who make it across the country or ocean in other ways. Ever wonder “How do they do it?” My only answer can be, “They simply […]

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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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