Whitman Wire

Air travel offers unexpected pleasures

Peter Ramaley

November 6, 2014

I miss flying. Being from Seattle, I always drive to Walla Walla, and so my time in the sky has been severely diminished. I can't help but feel nostalgic for an airplane ride. Once you get past security, the stern-faced TSA agents who valiantly protect our country from tooth paste and baby bottles...

Busrides, Matamata, and Wellington

Welcomed with a Middle Earth sign and faux-Dwarvish gateways

Lindsey Holdren

February 3, 2013

The eagle has landed! Bedraggled, exhausted, cranky. And oh so relieved. The weary family of travelers steps off the plane after an overnight and harrowing ride. My mother sums up our familial relief at being released from the confines of airplanes and breaks out the quote of the day: Mom- "My...

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