Winter weather woes at airport - Philadelphia News

PHILADELPHIA - December 19, 2008 A wintry mix of weather cancelled and delayed flight after flight, eaving travelers irritated.

Private Jonathan Rodriguez spent the entire day trying to get home for the holidays.

"I got cancelled going from Charlotte to Allentown and I got cancelled going from here to Allentown," Rodriguez said.

But others don't have a ride.

Kim Seidle is trying to get home to Canada, but she'll have to wait until Sunday night to go home.

But some are turning a traveling pain into pleasure.

Ryan Wood from Sydney, Australia, has a one day layover in San Francisco, and he's not about to let a little inconvenience to sour his holiday season.

"I'm going to check out Alcatraz, scope that out and maybe hit a few bars tomorrow evening; a little holiday before my real holiday," Wood said.

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