So I have Son 1 and his family heading out from Heathrow direct to Houston, Son 3 flying with me from Manchester to Philadelphia (1 stop) then onto Houston, and youngest Son 5 direct from Manchester to Houston. All went well (surprisingly) and we were airborne! Landed at Philadelphia, smooth change over, and airborne again!… Read More In The Skies
So here we go……..next stop the USA!
My view of the cargo terminal!
After having the coffee on a roof slate it went downhill from there, I asked for the menu, and nearly fainted……£16 for a bloody burger! Seriously! And guess what when that arrived it came on a tray and my chips were in a bucket!!
Had a good journey here and very little delay considering it was a Friday night in rush hour. Checked into very posh looking hotel, room very smart, even have a few freebies! Whipped them into my suitcase,(you never know when you might need soap and a shower hat). So everything was going well until we… Read More Manchester
I must admit after my last trip abroad and the trauma of the fire, the flood and the evacuation I am slightly apprehensive. Admittedly the nightmares have now subsided and I no longer panic when I see a light switch, I feel better prepared as I have packed a smoke alarm in my suitcase (well… Read More Apprehensive
After months of waiting, months of organising, months of stress the day has finally come packed and en route to Manchester Airport. Over the next 24 hours and from different UK airports we will all start our journey heading to the USA. Some of us are flying direct and some have stop overs. What could… Read More Here We Go
Shit I can’t fit my hat into suitcase box too big….. Bugger will have to wear it!
Ok so the countdown begins, one more night at home, one more day at work…then holiday! Actually I am not sure it could be described as a holiday as it has been a logistical challenge, getting flights, getting connecting flights, filling out visas, hiring cars, getting insurance choosing wedding outfits and don’t even mention hats!!!… Read More Countdown
Is it too much to ask that when you buy a standard cabin size suitcase that it would be a cabin size suitcase. The write up clearly said it fits the cabin requirements of most (and I emphasise MOST) airlines. Well it not only doesn’t fit the requirements of my airline, after checking it hardly… Read More Cabin Luggage