Daily Archives: November 6, 2017

Airports

From the Amsterdam airport.
On my trip last week, I got to thinking about all of the airports where my feet have trod.

Herewith, a somewhat exhaustive list:

  • Portland, Maine
  • Newark
  • JFK
  • LaGuardia
  • Boston
  • Philadelphia
  • Dulles
  • Washington Reagan
  • Newport News
  • Atlanta
  • Athens, Georgia
  • Charlotte
  • Raleigh/Durham
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Miami
  • Birmingham
  • Golden Triangle, Mississippi
  • Baton Rouge
  • Little Rock
  • Memphis
  • Owensboro, Kentucky
  • Cincinnati
  • Evansville
  • Fort Wayne
  • Indianapolis
  • Cleveland
  • Dayton
  • Detroit
  • Grand Rapids
  • Traverse City, Michigan
  • O’Hare
  • Midway
  • Milwaukee
  • Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Des Moines
  • Lincoln
  • Omaha
  • Saint Louis
  • Kansas City
  • Springfield, Missouri
  • Wichita
  • Oklahoma City
  • Dallas Love Field
  • Dallas/Forth Worth
  • Houston International
  • Houston Hobby
  • San Antonio
  • Austin
  • Santa Fe
  • Denver Stapleton
  • Denver out in the boondocks
  • Helena
  • Salt Lake City
  • Las Vegas
  • Phoenix
  • San Diego
  • Orange County
  • Los Angeles
  • San Francisco
  • Portland
  • Seattle/Tacoma
  • Anchorage
  • Homer, Alaska
  • Calgary
  • Toronto
  • Montreal
  • Buenos Aires
  • Rio de Janiero
  • Saõ Luis, Brasil
  • Saõ Paulo
  • Glasgow
  • London Heathrow
  • London Gatwick
  • Amsterdam
  • Copenhagen
  • Paris de Gualle
  • Paris Orly
  • Berlin Tegel
  • Frankfurt
  • Düsseldorf
  • Stuttgart
  • Rome
  • Vienna
  • Prague
  • Athens
  • Innsbruck
  • Hong Kong
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Taipei
  • Shanghai
  • Chengdu, China
  • Hangzhou, China
  • Wuhan, China
  • Beijing
  • Tokyo

My luggage once made a further adventure to Bangkok, but I did not go there.  We were reunited 36 hours later.

 

If I add train stations in addition, we get more cities:

  • New Haven
  • Budapest, Hungary
  • Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Suzhou, China
  • Gloucester, England
  • Helsingör, Denmark
  • Worcester, England
  • Calais, France
  • Cambridge, England
  • Chartres, France
  • Eisenstadt, Austria
  • Oxford, England
  • Bury St. Edmunds, England
  • Postdam, Germany
  • Norwich, England
  • and probably a dozen more British cities I’m forgetting
  • Antwerp, Belgium
  • Hyde Park, New York
  • Williamsburg, Virginia