Spring Break travelers will see vamped up airport security for the first time since President Obama’s promise to increase safety after the Christmas Day bomber’s attempted terrorist attack. Use of body scanners, plastic explosives swabs and increased random testing by the TSA, longer lines are to be expected at security checkpoints.
It’s been over a week since JetBlue A320 First Officer Adrian Eichhorn took off on a journey around the world on #N1733G. After a successful first leg over the icy North Atlantic, Adrian’s sprits are flying high, especially after spending a couple of days in Normandy.
Atlanta is a lot of things to a lot of people. It’s a hub of higher education institutions like Emory and Georgia Tech, among others. It’s a thriving hip-hop music scene that produced the likes of Outkast. It’s also one of America’s great sports cities. Still, Atlanta is best experienced not through games or songs or schools, but through its locally-owned businesses. Here are some favorites according to ATL contributors to Localeur.
Looking to escape New York City’s stifling streets for the great outdoors? Just a few hours north, destinations like Rochester and the Finger Lakes offer more wilderness than you might imagine.