Why does there always have to be a dramatic turbulence story when I have flight a couple of days away! please god let it be a smooth flight to Goa :-(
Jool's lass you are just experiencing all the worries and doubts we all feel on a upcoming "big trip" into the unknown...
If it makes you feel better, I've spent years in India over the last 20 years, I still worry, fret and generally get into spaces in my head I'm not used to when the big day looms.
It will be fine, severe turbulence is rare, and these planes are modern wonders of tough technology..
You do know survey planes fly into hurricane weather to take readings, physics is on your side..
Now put the kettle on, grab a cuppa and imagine shimmering golden sands, aqua blue seas, wonderful friendly people, great food, palm trees blue skies and if need be cheap booze..
You'll be fine
Well put Cyberhippie . Sereta
Thanks for that Cyberhippie - Yahoo have wrote the story to make it sound as dramatic as they can! gits! still it was flying over alaska which is bound to be a bit rough :-) you have a very valid point about the survey planes too!
Do you know anywhere over there that does a good fried brekkie? we are staying in Calangute.
Can't wait for that sparkly sea and heat of the sun on my shoulders!
Can't help you with North Goa I'm afraid, but there must be dozens of good souls who can!
P.S. I HATE flying, scare the belivingjeezus out of me but My flying experience over the last 37 years have enabled logic to prevail over natural fears..Edited: 20 February 2010, 20:50
Haven't really come across a really good fried brekkie in Calangute as their bacon & sausages are quite different from ours & even european resorts.
I don't usually bother but my son used to enjoy the enfantria ones on Baga Road. About 120prs for juice, "full" eggs,sausage,bacon,tomatos & beans. toasts and tea/coffee. Lovely cakes etc there as well.
The Why Not opposite the Falcon Resort in Calangute does a brilliant fried breakfast..
And other English food if you want a change from the wonderful indian cuisine .
My fave is Fish, chips & mushy peas.
The moosis says the steak pies are to die for...;-)Edited: 21 February 2010, 01:06
Bonnies bar by babutes is the nearest to a proper english breakfast that I have found the bacon being like our smoked bacon
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