England

Travel Fun: Riding Heathrow’s “Pods”

England

On my 2006 and 2009 trips to Europe, I flew in and out of London’s Heathrow Airport because the four daily non-stop flights between it and San Francisco International Airport increase the odds of being able to snag a “free” (more or less) cushy seat in Business or First Class and all of the neat […]

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A Narrow Escape in London

Arts and Entertainment

Here’s a lede (opening paragraph) for a travel story I’m working on: “If Samson, club held high, had connected with my skull, I would have been as dead as the people whose names grace the building where we encountered each other one September afternoon. Lucky for me, his menacing arm was frozen in time. And […]

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