“When you get into the larger aircraft it becomes like a hotel, with dozens of staff supporting the plane based in a galley area down below. You have very comprehensive cooking facilities, and on larger aircraft we have looked at theatres, with spiral staircases and a Steinway grand piano. The limitations for what you can put inside a plane are pretty much the limits of physics, and even money cannot always overcome that. Even so, people are still always trying to push [the limits]. ”
Man's Best Friend Deserves Fido's Best Resorts
The accommodations are accommodating, but will they accommodate man's best friend? Fido Friendly Magazine (
www.fidofriendly.com) recently showcased what its readers consider the 10 most dog-friendly luxury resorts in the U.S. About 29 million dogs travel with their owners each year, according to the Travel Industry Association of America, and some resorts appear to be keeping that in mind. The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia, for example, has fresh gourmet doggie biscuits at the concierge desk and a doorman who will take Fido for a walk.