2015 Vacation — Day 2

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VIENNA PARENTS ARRIVE Bobbie’s parents arrived looking very good for having had a mishap on the way. Their flight was cancelled AFTER they had already been sitting on the ground in a fully-loaded aircraft. Apparently, there was some type of mechanical failure or serious concern, so all passengers got off the plane, retrieved their luggage, and made alternate arrangements. Luckily, …

2015 Vacation — Day 1

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San Francisco to Vienna Travel Eventful day: Parked the car in SFO Park. No self-parking, as the garage was rather full. Forced to valet park. Rude staff at Lufthansa/United Airlines check-in desk. Stopped at a vendor in international terminal to get sandwiches and 2 bottles of water to keep us hydrated during the long plane ride. Sat in a “middle” seat, …