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"Traveling Can Really Suck!"

Here is a collection of great stories from your fellow road warriors about some of their toughest days away from home. So, if you find yourself "Stuck in the Middle Seat™ " right now, the following stories might help you realize things could be a lot worse ... so relax!

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Rank# 72 for Take Off

"I was returning on the "Red Eye" from Hawaii. I had arranged to go home repack, then sleep for two hours before departing for New Orleans. My wife got her car stuck so sleep was not an option. On no s…"

Posted By Jeff Rupp | cemments 0 | Jet Lag
RankTraveling alone with 2 kids & 2 cats

"In 2002 we moved from Minnesota to Arizona. My boys were 6 & 3 at the time, and we had the cats in carriers that fit under the seats. First issue was to get the cats through the scanners - you cannn…"

Posted By Kellie | cemments 1 | Airports
RankMore $$ does not = Great Amenities

"I was needing to do the wonderful 22 hour business trip from Sacramento to LA. I thought since it was close to my Birthday and business was going well to treat myself to staying at an upscale hotel in…"

Posted By Eric Lay | cemments 0 | Hotels
RankSudoku Buzzkill

"The one thing that keeps me sane through the flight is the page of sudoku puzzles found in the "Games" section of the complimentary magazines. However, it just strikes a nerve deep within me when I op…"

Posted By Adrianne Valencia | cemments 1 | Airplanes/Flying
RankBarefooted at Security=YUCK

"I am a teenager from California, so naturally I wear flip-flop sandals (also known as "thongs" to some) everywhere I go, including the airport. However, the next time I have to fly somewhere i will r…"

Posted By Bruin Babe | cemments 2 | Security Checkpoints
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