On the recommendation of my friend Stefanie, and as the result of a nice sale, I took my inaugural flight on Virgin America. For $280, taxes included, I flew round trip from Dulles, VA to Los Angeles, CA. Purchasing the ticket and picking my seats online was a breeze. I signed up for e-mail and text alerts in case there were any delays, and even … [Read more...] about My Inaugural Flight on Virgin America
Fish or steak? My midnight dinner options at the Pacific Hotel were a far cry from the country's traditional cuisine I'd enjoyed in Washington, DC. I chose the steak, already having suspected one of the two servings of fish on my flights for being the cause of digestive disruptions. (It had taken every ounce of willpower for me to withstand the long immigration line, … [Read more...] about The 3-Day Journey to Rwanda on Ethiopian Airlines
The picture on the left was taken by a flight attendant from American Airlines to show her management what she had to deal with on the flight. The article, which you can read here, got me thinking about a flight I took nine months ago. The flight was from Brisbane, Australia to Dubai, UAE and when I checked in, I asked for a window seat (my favorite) but was told the … [Read more...] about Should Obese People Be Charged For 2 Seats?