... you land at some little GA airport in the afternoon, because it happened to have a runway long enough, and it was equidistant from the various places you thought you might be asked to go the next day, and then you get a phone call at o-dark-hundred, and during flight planning you ask yourself, "Does the aerodrome have lighting?" It did. Show More Summary
Reese Witherspoon wears a baseball cap and keeps a low profile while making her way through LAX Airport on Wednesday (August 26) in Los Angeles. The 39-year-old actress was returning from Portland, Oregon where she reunited with her Wild co-star Laura Dern as well as Cheryl Strayed, the hiker who wrote the novel the movie [...]
Many people will be flying over the next two weekends, in hopes of squeezing the last goodness out of summer. That will require trudging through airports and cramming into winged tin cans. As you settle into an uncomfortable chair with a $6 bagel to wait for a plane that’s three hours late, think of this British Movietone newsreel from the early days of air travel. Read more...
For years I have been traveling with a backpack. They are easy to keep close to you in busy airports, bus and train stations. No worrying about wheels getting stuck or accidentally tripping people. The biggest hurdle has been making sure the backpack is big enough for all my carry on needs and fit under […]
There are tons of tilt-shifted, time-lapse videos out there, but the tiny toy effect is especially effective in this video by Darwinfish105, as he makes the airplanes and ground crews at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport look like living miniatures.
One person was killed Thursday afternoon when a small plane crashed near a private airport in the southeast Antelope Valley.
This is a first person point of view ride of a piece of checked baggage at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport. It basically gets to go on a high-speed roller coaster ride that you paid $25 for. Are all airport's baggage handling systems this...Show More Summary
"This agreement is a big win for passengers," wrote a City Council member, "by giving them more safe and convenient options to get home from the airport."
North Korea has recently made an effort to boost tourism in the authoritarian country. One tactic is the opening of a shiny new airport terminal, complete with modern amenities like an “internet room.” The only problem? The internet room doesn’t seem to have any internet. Read more...
Aug. 26--For passengers with flights and employees with work shifts at Philadelphia International Airport on the weekend of Pope Francis' visit, SEPTA said Wednesday that its Airport Regional Rail Line will operate in both directions every 30 m
India is tackling its air pollution problem with a major investment in solar power, starting with the world’s first 100 percent solar powered airport. After having six of its cities Read More The post India To Have World’s First 100% Solar Powered Airport appeared first on Ecorazzi.
If you're fed up with airport Wi-Fi service, you may want to fly through Indianapolis International Airport. Here's why you'll fall in love with IND, as it's known by its call letters: The Wi-Fi is free, and it claims to be the fastest airport Wi-Fi in the country.
What you don't want to do with your expensive bottle of cognac you thought you could transport in your carry-on: Chug it so it doesn't go to waste. That's what a woman in China did. She didn't waste it, but she also didn't get on the flight because she was too drunk to fly. The Transportation Security...
Yangon is usually a quick stop for tourists traveling through Myanmar. It is the easiest city to get in and out of with many flights a day, most of which are much cheaper than flying from other airports in Myanmar. With limited time, it is best to fill a day with activities in Yangon and then [...] The post A Day in Yangon, Myanmar appeared first on Point Princess.
I think we can all relate to wanting to "maximize" value, whatever form that may come in. I've certainly been known to have a glass or two of Krug too many on a flight in the name of "maximizing value." But the truth is that there'sShow More Summary
And the Oscar for Actor Most Likely to Be Detained by Airport Security goes to Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who plays two real-life anarchist-heroes this fall: In Robert Zemeckis’s The Walk, which opens the New York Film Festival on September 26, he stars as Philippe Petit, the French daredevil who walked a... More »
Here is this week's "name that airport" photo.
You probably won’t board your flight any more chipper, though.
No fish in the car, warned the rental car attendant at Juneau airport, with the weary tone of someone who had cleaned too many fish guts out of returned vehicles. It was a warning underlined by signs in hotels pleading with guests not...Show More Summary
Two women brawled on a JetBlue flight landing at Kennedy Airport Wednesday morning.