Singapore Arrivals

Review: Singapore Changi New Terminal 4 Arrivals Process

Late last month, I flew Cathay Pacific from Tokyo to Singapore via Hong Kong. I was surprised by how fantastic my two flights were. The best part was the crew, who were among the best I've ever had on both flights. After arriving at Changi's new Terminal…

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American 777

One Of My Best Economy Class Award Redemptions Ever

Alaska Airlines is the best frequent flyer program in the US. Now that all the competition has gone revenue based, their Mileage Plan program shines like a star. They have generous earning rates, great award partners, and best of all, their redemption…

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Icelandair Saga Lounge Keflavik

Review: New Icelandair Saga Lounge Keflavik Airport

Last month I flew Icelandair roundtrip from the US to Stockholm for an appearance on Sweden's biggest daytime talk show. Besides the fact that I went on TV for the second time, which made me feel too many things to describe (mainly just super thankful),…

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Premier Inn

Review: Premier Inn Abu Dhabi Airport

After landing on Etihad from Beirut, I made my way through immigration toward the Premier Inn. After spending the last two nights on economy class flights, I was beyond excited to sleep in a real bed. It was a long walk from arrivals to the hotel. The…

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Beirut Airport

Transiting Beirut Airport On Separate Tickets

Both Ben and I have had interesting experiences transiting in Cairo. I've yet to share my stories from my three connections there, but they were not smooth, to say the least. Given my experiences there, I had no idea what to expect in Beirut. While the…

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Jet Airways Economy

Review: Jet Airways 737-800 Economy Class Chennai To Mumbai

After my Air India First Class flight, I had a 100-minute connection to catch my Jet Airways economy leg to Mumbai. I always had the impression that Jet Airways was better than Air India, and the main premium carrier of India. Boy was I wrong... Having…

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Air India 747 First Class

Review: Air India 747-400 First Class Delhi To Chennai

This flight was meant to be on a Boeing 777-300ER with Air India’s latest first class product. When I arrived at the gate, I was shocked to see a trusty old 747 sitting there instead. I felt like a child on Christmas! Walking down the jetway I still…

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Qatar 777

Introduction: Emirates, Etihad, Qatar Economy Class Showdown

With the amount of premium travel we discuss here, it’s easy to forget that most of the world flies economy. An impressive number of these flyers are either on Emirates, Etihad, or Qatar. Before I headed off to college, I decided to answer a question…

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Filed Under: Emirates, Etihad
United 737 First Class – 4

Want To Fly First Class For Free? Don’t Do This!!!

Oh boy oh boy oh boy. I was procrastinating some readings last night and came across this video on YouTube. Watch it if you have a moment, otherwise continue reading below. Daniel Fernandez is a relatively well-known magician in the online community.…

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