Hoppo Bumpo (n): A children's game. Played by folding one's arms and hopping on one leg. Aim is to bump opponents, so that they lose their balance. Last person standing wins.

November 25, 2008

Flight 200 has landed

Ladies and gentlemen, this is your Captain speaking.

Flight 200 flying via ... Adelaide, Amsterdam, Brisbane, Bundaberg, Canberra, Chicago, Christchurch, Coffs Harbour, Coolangatta, Copenhagen, Des Moines, Esperance, Essendon, Geelong, Hafr Albatin, Hobart, Indianapolis, Launceston, Lilydale, London (CA), London (GB), Mazatlan, Melbourne, New York, Perth, Porto, Puerto Vallarta, Rapid City, Sacramento, Salmon Arm, San Francisco, Santa Maria, Seattle, Singapore, Sydney, Toowoomba, Townsville and Traralgon ... will be landing shortly.

Again we would like to extend our apologies for both the delay and any discomfort you experienced, after 71 passengers boarded our 8-person, twin engine craft.

Would passengers Melinda and Empty Elizabeth please make yourselves known to our flight crew (airblogalot[at]hoppobumpo[dot]com)? You have additional baggage (Japanese and Kids packs respectively) to be delivered to you.

Thank you very much to you all for making this such a fun flight and we hope to see you again soon here at Air Blog-A-Lot.


  1. Phew that was a long flight - thank heavens we have landed safely. It must be Melinda's week - she won my giveaway too.

  2. What interesting places everyone is from - such a fun competition - congrats to the winners!

  3. I knew it! It was because I was prepared to complain wasn't it? I was blacklisted! Pah! I shan't be flying this airline again and I shall be telling all my friends too! And the Civil Aviation Authority! And the Prime Minister! And God!

    (btw, congratulations to the winners :-)

  4. Even though I didn't win (darn!) thanks for a totally creative trip, and for showing me the air route to your wonderful blog! :) Congrats to the lucky winners!

  5. Congratulations to the winners!!!

  6. Cor, that's some kind of jetlag.

  7. Bit bumpy on the touch down - but thanks for the trip. I enjoyed the inflight entertainment the best.

  8. Well done Melinda and Empty Elizabeth!

    I will go put in the corner....


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