Big passengers present big problems for airlines

Big passengers present big problems for airlines

Passengers of size present a challenge for seatmates and airlines It’s true, Americans are getting larger and airline seats are shrinking. So confrontations between passengers of size and their fellow travelers are inevitable. The average American man weighs 15 pounds...
Airline passengers do the strangest things

Airline passengers do the strangest things

Can I wear PJs on my night flight? Why not?  What’s the strangest thing you’ve seen a passenger do on a plane? If you said, “Change into pajamas on planes midflight,” then maybe you were on my red-eye from Orlando to Frankfurt, Germany, during...
How to find family fun in Santa Fe

How to find family fun in Santa Fe

Amidst the art scene, family fun is everywhere in Santa Fe What can I say about Santa Fe? It’s a hot destination, especially this time of year when the average daytime highs are in the mid-80s. But I’m not talking about the temperatures or even the...
How to not forget anything on your next trip

How to not forget anything on your next trip

You will forget something the next time you travel You’ll probably forget something on your next trip. It might be as inconsequential as a pair of socks, or as important as lifesaving medication. But you will. At least that’s what the surveys — and you — say. More...