About Katherine AFlightofFancy

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I have been flying as a Flight Attendant for over a decade. I enjoy sightseeing, eating at new places and exploring the places I visit. the view form 30 000 feet is amazing, grab your suitcase and join me as I see each city for 12-24 hours at a time....

Posts by Katherine AFlightofFancy:

Newark, Another Short Stay

Newark, Another Short Stay






I prefer longer layovers to shorter ones but often I do not have a choice.  On some trips or pairings, as we call groups of flights, the two get lumped together.  Tonight the stay in Newark was one of the shortest ones we can do, less than 11 hours between flights, leaving little time to get(…)

Calgary

Calgary






A few weeks ago I spent the UK May bank holiday weekend in a park in London.  I decided to start the Canadian May holiday, Victoria day, in the same vein.  Victoria Day is often seen as the start of summer even though it comes a little earlier than the actual season.  Often it marks(…)

Newark

Newark






It was a very short layover We had a girl on the flight it was her first time on a plane ever as a young adult barely old enough to drink. So excited to see the new York skyline. It was very refreshing to see someone marvelling at the thought of flight. I forget sometimes how(…)

Evening in Montreal

Evening in Montreal






It was late afternoon when I got to the hotel quickly freshened up and hit the streets of “la ville de Montréal”. While French is the primary language in the province of Québec, I wouldn’t let it dissuade you from visiting the city. I have yet to meet anyone in Montreal who does not speak(…)

Mainz, Germany

Mainz, Germany






This is only my second time in almost 11 years staying in Germany, my first was last year.  These flights usually go exceedingly senior according to our start dates.  We land in Frankfurt and stay in a smaller town called Mainz.  It is a smaller city than Frankfurt and has a wonderful old style charm(…)

Life as an FA

Life as an FA






Years ago, when I first began my wandering journey, I had no idea what to expect.  I fly at most 18 days a month and at least 12.  I spend half of my month away from home but I also have a lot of time off considering each month is 30 days.  There are a(…)