Tag Archives: travel

The cattle train to the Great White North

June 8, 2011


Picture this: you are at 37000 feet on a red eye from Denver to Anchorage. Babies are cryin, lights are blaring and the stewardesses, flight attendants, or whatever they are called these days are passing out our “complimentary” .5 ounce (14g) of gourmet snack mix. The balding overweight, rayon shirt wearing, tourist is sitting diagonal from me sippin on […]

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Red Eye Nightmare

March 27, 2011

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I have flown a lot in my days. And I will say that there are many benefits to living in Alaska but flying is not one of them. Every flight I have taken from my new home-state has been a middle of the night red eye nightmare. My Wednesday night flight started at 3:30 PM […]

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Flying High with WiFi

February 3, 2011


I have flown on many flights to and fro in the past 30 years and most are un-eventful and very boring. I particularly hate red-eye flights and that seems to be the normal flight plan when flying in or out of Anchorage, Alaska. I am heading to Portland, Oregon this evening to attend a conference […]

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