Author: Martha's Whirled News

Based in San Francisco, Martha Stewardess flies frequently for a major US airline. Layover here for airline and travel news, views, and stews! Martha Stewardess, dishing it up one mile at a time!

Best Attractions on Hawaii’s Big Island

Hawaii is a world-class adventure destination for people who love to travel, and it also ranks among the world’s most preferred honeymoon destinations. The tropical weather and the sunny, sandy beaches, plus an out-of-this-world landscape are some of the factors that attract…

Make screening a breeze this winter

The good people of the Canadian Airport Transport Security Authority (CATSA) are great pals of the flight attendant community.  They asked if they could share a guest post and video on tips for ushering folks through the security line experience this holiday season,…

Things to Do in Reno, Nevada

Often overshadowed by its more glitzy cousin to the south of the state (yes, I’m talking about Las Vegas), Reno has its own fair share of great casinos, nightlife, arts, and activities. Here’s a sampling of what’s on offer in…

Traveling to Cleveland: Tips and Tricks

As the seat of Cuyahoga County and second largest city in Ohio, Cleveland draws 11 million visitors each year to explore its cultural and historical attractions, from Little Italy on the east side to trendy Tremont in the south. Where To…

Four Tips to Visiting Columbus on a Budget

Traveling is a favorite pastime for countless people, and many families plan annual vacations to new and exciting locations to get their travel fix. It’s fun to experience new places, new activities, and new cultures. But traveling can be expensive and…

Message in a bottle: the ultimate world travel souvenir

Fact: flight attendants love wine. Why wouldn’t they? The world seems to be transforming into one colossal vineyard, and almost every destination has its signature winery to be visited by curious palates. Whether it’s Argentina, South Africa, France or Hungary,…

Bhutan

A stunning destination The majestic and untouched country of Bhutan, situated in the Himalayan region between China and India, is a truly idyllic tourist destination. With spectacular natural scenery, breathtaking monasteries and highly enjoyable spiritual festivals, it is little wonder…

Business Class Flights: Exquisite Services And Comfort You Can Afford

Many people have mixed-up feelings when they think about the oncoming long-haul flight. Spending several hours in the plane is undoubtedly not the best pastime. Indeed, many international travellers reach their destination exhausted and in a bad mood. However, there…

The cultural impact of the World Cup

It’s the biggest sporting event to come round every four years. The FIFA World Cup is the most widely viewed international tournament in the world, with 7.4 million viewers flocking to watch the events on ESPN in 2010 alone. With…

Egypt: A Magical Country

Ancient ruins, exotic cities and idyllic beaches make Egypt one of the world’s most fascinating destinations. It’s also one of the most popular in the world with nearly 10 million visitors touching down in this sun-drenched North African country each…

Gearing up for a family trip?

Flying with family is no simple task. Getting everyone packed, organized and ready to go through security with little fuss can present quite a challenge. Thankfully, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) has a few pointers to help make…