Transportation

Spirit Airlines

Should You Book a Flight with Spirit Airlines?

Spirit Airlines, headquartered in Florida, offers seriously cheap flights. But with mixed online reviews and possible add on fees – are plane tickets with Spirit Airlines even worth booking? I...

5 Ways National Rail Almost Stole Christmas Eve

Trotting out of work at 4:00 PM on Christmas Eve (not a big concession from my employer, but I’ll take what I can get), I avidly hoped to avoid the...

London ←→ Dublin: Train & Ferry vs. Flight

I purchased two one-way tickets between London and Dublin because I couldn’t decide which mode of transport was better: a romantic train and ferry journey to span the day or...

International Eurostar Journey from London to Brussels

I embarked on my first visit to continental Europe, to the capital of all of Europe, with a Eurostar train to Brussels, Belgium.

Warm Sanibel Welcome: Bridge Drive Time-Lapse

A semi-dazed and joyful expression illuminates my mom’s face as she opens her arms in a welcoming gesture. Eyes twinkling and head shaking subconsciously, she is at a loss for...

The Promise of 1600 Pandas in Taipei

In anticipation of the 1600 Pandas Exhibit during 2014, the Taipei Mass Rapid Transit decorated their metros to feature cartoon versions of endangered giant pandas of China and Formosan black bears...

Gotta Catch That Plane!

The complete stranger cheerily said “bye-bye” (the Asian way: “bai bai”) and stalked off out of sight.  What a cheeky bastard. I needed to catch that plane!