Just How Long is a Jet Flight to Japan?

Jet Diary

Well, if you’re flying from Atlanta to Tokyo, the flight can take 13 hours.  If you’ve never sat in one place for that long, you’re in for a (maybe unpleasant) surprise! The lucky passengers are able to fall asleep and snooze away the hours. The others must endure (like me). Continue reading


Mt. Ontake Volcanic Disaster

My thoughts and prayers go out for the victims, their families and all the rescue personnel working the scene of the Mt. Ontake eruption in Japan last Thursday. According to Japan Today news, 47 are now known to have died; the rescue effort continues. Please read about it, and keep these folks in your prayers.