Layover

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(…)