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Remembering 9/11

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On the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001, I was about to eat breakfast when I turned on the TV news and learned of events that would reshape U.S. history and the experience of air travel forever. I was scheduled to fly to Milan four days later to kick off a nearly month-long trip through […]

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9/11: A Dozen Years Later

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It’s now been a dozen years since hijackers commandeered four commercial airliners and crashed them into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the countryside of Pennsylvania. Those terrible events have not been repeated, and their memory may be fading somewhat, even those of us who were traveling or about to do so on that […]

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9/11 Remembered: In “Travel”

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San Francisco Chronicle Travel Editor, John Flinn, couldn’t stomach dinner.  Learning about the 9/11 attacks had killed his appetite.

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9/11 Remembered: Atop Kilimanjaro (Conclusion)

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11. The following story by Dr. Joan Steidinger began on Tuesday and concludes today. Our safari experience demonstrated to us the level of the often-unseen hostility toward Americans from other […]

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9/11 Remembered: Atop Kilimanjaro (Part 2)

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11. The following story by Dr. Joan Steidinger began yesterday and will conclude tomorrow. The final day descending Mount Kilimanjaro was a long 17-mile downhill slog. The barren fauna turned […]

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9/11 Remembered: Atop Kilimanjaro

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11. The following story by Dr. Joan Steidinger will run over the next three days. Climbing through the barren and rocky terrain, we spotted the pristine, ivory snow-capped glacier. At […]

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9/11 Remembered: Italy Delayed

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11. I invite you to share your 9/11 story by sending an e-mail to tellmystory@talestoldfromtheroad.com. If you can, attach one photo that you took during that trip. You can also […]

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9/11 Remembered in Brief

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11.  I invite you to share your 9/11 story by sending an e-mail to tellmystory@talestoldfromtheroad.com.  If you can, attach one photo that you took during that trip.  You can also […]

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9/11 Remembered: The Firefighter

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11. I invite you to share your 9/11 story by sending an e-mail to tellmystory@talestoldfromtheroad.com. If you can, attach one photo that you took during that trip. You can also […]

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9/11 Remembered: Five Miles From “Ground Zero”

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11.  I invite you to share your 9/11 story by sending an e-mail to tellmystory@talestoldfromtheroad.com.  If you can, attach one photo that you took during that trip.  You can also […]

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9/11 Remembered: Tranquility Before The Storm

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Continuing this week, Tales Told From The Road will run stories from its readers and other sources about their experiences traveling in the days surrounding 9/11.  I invite you to share your 9/11 story by sending an e-mail to tellmystory@talestoldfromtheroad.com.  If you can, attach one photo that you took during that trip.  You can also […]

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