It’s not too long before I am off to the ol’ homeland for what will be my winter holiday and the height of summer there. I guess I have an obligation to go back to see my family and friends, but it doesn’t feel like as much as a chore to me as it may seem, except for the 23+ hour flight…that isn’t exactly a dawdle. I haven’t been back for about a year and a half but time has flown by quicker than I could have ever imagined and here I am again thinking about seeing all of my family and friends again in just one weeks time. I will praise the day that teleportation is invented and all of the kinks have been worked out of it so that I can transport efficiently and in one whole piece to the other side of the world in an instant, what a wonderful world that would be. Don’t get me wrong, I love the whole idea of travelling but aeroplane rides are certainly not the height of my experience, save the top-notch views.
So, it only seems right to be thinking about what I’m going to pack for the trip and most importantly, how I am going to survive the flight. Continue reading “Flight Essentials”