After three days of pain and fun-less travel games, I finally realized – at our hotel in Greece – that I was likely suffering from Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT). I knew I really needed to see a doctor. But… I don’t speak Greek, and previous experience dictated that not many locals this far off the…Read more …Until Someone Gets a Deep Vein Thrombosis
What do you get when you combine a six hour flight to Oceana, a seven hour drive to BWI, a nine hour flight to Ramstein and a 12 hour bus ride to Vicenza? Well, Lady Cat 6 (me) doesn’t know what you get, but I got to play the deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and multiple…Read more It’s All Fun and Games…
An unpleasant reality of space a travel is: you have to have money. Yes, that’s right – you have to have money. You may not end up needing to spend money, but you have to have it, just in case. Space a is often touted as a great way to save money while traveling. And,…Read more Money Matters!
We all end up there, eventually, whether at Travis, BWI, Hickam, Norfolk, or, most infamously, that psych ward hellhole that is Ramstein AMC terminal in summer… Day 5 of attempted travel. Things were looking great, at last: a promising number of seats available on the flight we want, going exactly where we need to go.…Read more Terminal Conditions
While many Cat 6 travelers, including Lady Cat 6, live within easy driving distance of an AMC terminal, many more do not. So, how do those prospective travelers desiring the adventure of space a find opportunity? There are a couple of possibilities: Incorporate the journey to and from your nearest AMC terminal into your adventure…Read more Beyond the AMC Universe
It’s a busy day at Travis, or Ramstein, or BWI, or other major space a terminal. People have been waiting for hours or days hoping for a flight. Patience is short, and tempers are flaring. And, the people on the front lines of this terminal battle, bearing the brunt and taking the blame for all…Read more Keeping PAX with our PAX Reps
Everyone at Lady Cat 6 (me) apologizes sincerely and profusely for the recent dearth of posts from outer space a! In my defense, the whole purpose of space a travel is to TRAVEL, and for the past few weeks, that's exactly what my sponsor and I have been doing! We began our latest adventure July…Read more Re-entry