You’d think an airline would know the difference between Granada and Grenada

You’d think an airline would know the difference between Granada and Grenada

Airlines ferry thousands of people to hundreds of destinations every day. Though the logistics is mind-boggling, there are multiple check-points to ensure you are being flown to the destination that you intended. However, for this unfortunate couple, the travel arrangements were bungled in the most unfortunate of ways and they ended-up in an entirely different destination than what was originally planned.

Thinking of problems associated with air-travel, one might think of getting the wrong meal, or missing baggage. At worst, you might miss a flight and get stuck at the airport, but for Edward Gamson, an American dentist, and his partner, the duo ended up on the wrong continent. Looking to relax and enjoy the architectural treasures of the Spanish town of Granada, the couple booked a flight with British Airways flight.

But when they stepped out of the plane, they found themselves over 6,400 kilometers from their destination, reported Metro. Edward and his partner had landed in Grenada, an island in the Caribbean. While Granada is quite famous for its architectural treasures dating back to the medieval times, Grenada is a picturesque island that offers sun-kissed beaches. Though both offer a perfect getaway from the chaos of the city, one is certainly no substitute to the other and more importantly both are on different continents.

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