Review: InterContinental Hong Kong

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East) – Introduction I was scheduled to be in Hong Kong three days and two nights and I decided to split my nights between two IHG hotels – the first one being the InterContinental Hong Kong. The nightly rate on my day was upwards of $400 USD and therefore I decided to redeem my Chase IHG Credit Card Anniversary… Read More

Review: Cathay Pacific First Class B777 Frankfurt to Hong Kong

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East) – Introduction Cathay Pacific 288 Frankfurt (FRA) – Hong Kong (HKG) Boeing 777-300 16 July 2016 Cathay Pacific First Class B777 is one of the world’s best First Class products, and I was just so excited to finally be able to try it on a long route. Cathay Pacific also features First Class on some of… Read More

Review: Cathay Pacific First and Business Class Lounge Frankfurt

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East) – Introduction oneworld operate flights from Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 2… which I’ve flown out of once in my life, a few years ago. The rest of my travel through Frankfurt has been either through Terminal 1 or the Lufthansa First Class Terminal. My Iberia flight from Madrid also arrived in Terminal 2, so finding the Cathay Pacific… Read More

Review: Iberia Business Class CRJX Madrid to Frankfurt

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East) – Introduction Iberia 8614 Madrid (MAD) – Frankfurt (FRA) Bombardier CRJ1000 16 July 2016 Welcome to my longest trip report. Ever. (so far..) As mentioned in the trip report introduction (link above), I needed to fly from Kraków to Hong Kong with oneworld and I wanted to fly Cathay Pacific First Class to Hong Kong. Cathay Pacific operates… Read More

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East)

The Trip of AA Lifetime (Asia, Australia, Middle East) – Introduction Review: Iberia Business Class CRJX Madrid to Frankfurt Review: Cathay Pacific First and Business Class Lounge Frankfurt Review: Cathay Pacific First Class B777 Frankfurt to Hong Kong Review: InterContinental Hong Kong Exploring Hong Kong Review: Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo Review: Cathay Pacific The Bridge Lounge Hong Kong Review: Cathay Pacific First Class… Read More

Review: SWISS Senator Lounge (Schengen) Zurich

Two Days in Zurich – Introduction My short, amazing trip to Zurich was over in just two days. I had flown in from Kraków on Monday afternoon and was flying back on Wednesday morning. As previously mentioned, I upgraded the outbound flight to Business Class and decided not to upgrade the inbound flight since I wanted to see what SWISS Economy was like on short-haul… Read More

Review: Park Inn by Radisson Zurich Airport Hotel

Two Days in Zurich – Introduction Exploring Zurich was beyond amazing, the city is so captivating and gorgeous that I want to live there some day.. Hopefully soon… Anyway, I was in Zurich for just two days, with an early morning flight on Wednesday and therefore it made sense to book a hotel at the airport so that I wouldn’t need to figure out transportation… Read More

Exploring Zurich

Two Days in Zurich – Introduction Arriving in Zurich on Monday afternoon and departing on Wednesday morning meant that I’d have 1.5 days to explore gorgeous Zurich. I was mainly interested in exploring and walking around the city and therefore I didn’t really have time to explore outside of Zurich. Ever since I was young, I knew I always wanted to visit. The city has… Read More

Review: Crowne Plaza Zurich

Two Days in Zurich – Introduction The train ride from the airport to the Crowne Plaza Zurich lasted about fifteen minutes, I also had to walk for about ten minutes until I reached the hotel from the train station. The Crowne Plaza Zurich is located about a thirty minute walk from the city centre, or a ten minute tram ride. Hotels in Switzerland are generally a bit… Read More

Review: SWISS Business Class RJ1H Kraków to Zurich

Two Days in Zurich – Introduction SWISS 1371 Kraków (KRK) – Zurich (ZRH) Avro RJ100 11 July 2016 I was really excited for my first flight with SWISS. After all of the wonderful videos they’ve created, their new lounges in Zurich, and introduction of the B777, I couldn’t wait to try them. After all, SWISS is considered the “premium” and exclusive airline in Europe. I’m… Read More