|Rewind to the morning before my flight to New York was supposed to take off that day. It was around 6 a.m. and the phone vibrated nonstop as several messages came through. I took a long sigh and woke up with my messy hair to read the messages. |
Damn, the flight got cancelled, due to the snow storm happening in New York.
Nothing I could do at the moment so I quickly dressed myself and then on my way to work. As usual. But to be honest, this is my first time to experience flights got cancelled due to the terrible weather. I did a quick research on Internet and found a few tips on what to do
|after the flight is cancelled - so I called Cathay Pacific to re-book my flight for the next day. Everything went very smooth and when the representative asked: |
“Is there anything else I can do for you now?”
Thousands of thoughts just came right through me. I mean I could make some nasty complains and possibly ask for an upgrade or any compensations since I was going to miss a few shows and some work. But I mean, why being an annoying whiner when this was totally not the airline’s fault. At the end, I thanked the man for his service and wished him a good day.
|After a couple hours of flight and nearly two hours of transportation (simply just wanted to avoid the New York’s infamous morning traffic), I finally arrived to my friend’s apartment and felt totally exhausted. But I got to see my lovely talented New York friends, Lily the illustrator and Jenny of HazelFire, so it was totally worth! |
Saturday was the busiest day ever, filled with a few fashion shows and presentations in the morning and then I would be on the plane again to Iceland in the afternoon. So timing was important and it’s safe to say that I made it through! Let’s see which designers' collection I got to see during the New York Fashion Week:
Saturday, 11 March 2017