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Review: Lufthansa Business Class A321 Barcelona to Frankfurt

Brussels and Barcelona – Introduction Lufthansa 1125 Barcelona (BCN) – Frankfurt (FRA) Airbus A321 30 June 2016 My return flights from Barcelona to Kraków via Frankfurt were both operated by Lufthansa. As I mentioned before, I booked a cheap Economy Light ticket to Barcelona with an overnight in Brussels. The outbound flights were with Brussels Airlines and the return flights were with Lufthansa. Since the… Read More

Review: THE LOFT by Brussels Airlines Lounge Brussels

Brussels and Barcelona – Introduction THE LOFT by Brussels Airlines is the Belgian airline’s flagship lounge in their home base at Brussels Airport. THE LOFT is located in Pier A, across from gate A42, and is designated for use by Schengen passengers (however, non-Schengen passengers may also use the lounge). The lounge is open from 05:00 until 21:00. In addition to First and Business Class passengers, Star… Read More

Review: Lufthansa Business Class A320 Frankfurt to Kraków

Lufthansa 1368 Frankfurt (FRA) – Kraków (KRK) Airbus A320 19 June 2016 The flight from Dallas landed in Frankfurt ahead of schedule and parked at a remote position. The seven First Class passengers, including myself, were driven directly to the main terminal in a Mercedes van. I asked to be taken to Baggage Claim as then I could walk to the Lufthansa First Class Terminal after exiting… Read More

Review: Lufthansa First Class A330 Dallas to Frankfurt

Lufthansa 439 Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) – Frankfurt (FRA) Airbus A330-300 18 June 2016 Lufthansa First Class is my favourite way to fly. Lufthansa’s consistent professionalism and excellence make if one of the world’s best airlines. I continue to be loyal to the German airline as there really isn’t a better way to fly. While the U.S. airlines are in a “race to the bottom”, other… Read More

Review: United Airlines Business Class B737 San Francisco to Mexico City

United Airlines 412 San Francisco (SFO) – Mexico City (MEX) Boeing 737-800 25 May 2016 I had about a four hour connection in San Francisco and I spent the majority of that time relaxing at the AMEX Centurion Lounge before heading to the United Club in the International Terminal. I was able to enjoy a nice dinner at the Centurion Lounge and then later a… Read More

United Airlines First Class B737 Chicago to San Francisco

Visiting a Friend in Chicago – Introduction United Airlines 309 Chicago-O’Hare (ORD) – San Francisco (SFO) Boeing 737-900 28 February 2016 My awesome weekend in Chicago came to an end on Sunday afternoon after my friend was kind enough to drop me off at O’Hare airport about two hours before my flight to San Francisco. There are about three direct flights between Chicago and Seattle with… Read More

United Airlines First Class B777 San Francisco to Chicago

Visiting a Friend in Chicago – Introduction United Airlines 214 San Francisco (SFO) – Chicago-O’Hare (ORD) Boeing 777-200 26 February 2016 My connection time of about one hour and thirty minutes in San Francisco was spent at the AMEX Centurion Lounge, my favourite airport lounge in the United States. I just love this Centurion Lounge – it’s so cool and the food, drinks, and service are… Read More

United Airlines First Class A320 Seattle to San Francisco

Visiting a Friend in Chicago – Introduction United Airlines 587 Seattle (SEA) – San Francisco (SFO) Airbus A320 26 February 2016 My flight to San Francisco was leaving a few minutes past 19:00 and I made it to the airport at about 17:30 and after printing my boarding pass (I always keep paper boarding passes even though I use the digital one), I headed to the AMEX… Read More

United Airlines First Class B737 Washington to San Francisco

Three Days in Rio de Janeiro – Introduction United Airlines 424 Washington-Dulles (IAD) – San Francisco (SFO) Boeing 737-800 22 February 2016 Clearing immigration took about five minutes since no one was there and I also have Global Entry. The TSA then told me I “shouldn’t have left the country” when I asked if Precheck was open after they told me take off my shoes and… Read More