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Swede Atlanta Donating Member (906 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-17-09 07:50 AM
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138. That's why I fly as little as possible.....
The journey from getting to the airport, through check-in, security and to the gate now is as hard as the actual flight. As a result I travel as little as possible by air.

It has meant I only see my family about once every 12-18 months when I make the journey from coast to coast but we have other ways of keeping in touch including very frequent phone calls, e-mail, text messages, and even live cams.

I have discovered much of the scenic beauty and places of interest within a 2-3 day drive from my home. I can leave when I want to, stop when I want to, etc.

Farewell to those long expensive air journeys. If I ever set foot out of the country again it will be by ship or rail.
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