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All you can jet – From Grand Central Terminal to JFK Airport in 29 minutes

New York, NY 19 Sep., 2009. I got off the train and headed for the exit. Grand Central station is truly grand with is super high ceiling which bears a very large American flag. It is really overwhelming, so I stopped for only a moment to enjoy it as I was really pressed for time wondered how long it would take to get from Grand Central Terminal to JFK Airport. After snapping back to reality, I st...
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All you can jet – Flying from Puerta Plata to Rochester, NY via New York's JFK

Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic Sat. 19 Sep. 2009.  As I had time, I took some time to walk around the airport a bit ask some questions, take pictures.  All this before flying from Puerta Plata to Rochester, NY via JFK. I went up to the waving gallery to see what planes were at the gates.  There was only one, a Continental Airlines (CO) Boeing 737-900ER.  This was the plane I saw flying by on my...
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All you can jet – Journeying from Santiago to Puerta Plata Dominican Republic

Santiago, Dominican Republic Sat. 19 Sep. 2009.  After clearing Customs, I headed outside and quickly familiarized myself with the area. Lots of people were checking in for the departing jetBlue and American Airlines flights. I asked one of the agents how to get to the Metro bus and she advised that I had to take a taxi into the city.  The Metro bus costs the equivalent of about 4.60 USD to get to...
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All you can jet – on my way to the Dominican Republic

Bronx, NY Sat. 19 Sep. 2009. I left the Bronx about 3:30a and was at JFK airport at 4:05a paying a toll of $5.50 as I did so.  I guess that new mall on the I-87 is where the Yankee stadium once stood?  I'm on my way to the Dominican Republic and the flight is at 6:00a from JFK. I pulled into the Avis lot and a guy came up to the car.  I asked him for his ID and he got mad, what an odd chap.  Anyw...
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Off to New York to see friends

Houston, TX Fri. 18 Sep. 2009.  I boarded the Metro Airport Direct with four other passengers and headed for Houston-Intercontinental Airport (IAH).  This was the first leg of my journey to New York to see my high school friend and his family. I spent the majority of the trip chatting about whether or not charing $15 for this 30 minutes ride was worth it.  it was interesting as we compared the...
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