Royal Vacation: Great walks around London

Royal Vacation: Great walks around London

After checking into our great hotel we had several days in London to take in all the fantastic sights in the city.  I have … Read More!

Hotel Review: The Westin Hamburg

Hotel Review: The Westin Hamburg

After my Premium Economy flight from IAH-FRA, I had a 1.5 hour layover until my flight to Hamburg. Pretty tired and wanting to just … Read More!

Quick Flight Review: Lufthansa Premium Economy: IAH-FRA

Quick Flight Review: Lufthansa Premium Economy: IAH-FRA

After a long stay in the IAH Centurion Lounge, it was time to head to the gate for a 9.5 hour flight … Read More!

My BEST points move of 2017…BY FAR!

My BEST points move of 2017

So, looking back over the past year it was pretty easy to pick out the best decision of the year for my family in … Read More!

Lounge Review: American Express Centurion Lounge Houston (IAH)

Lounge Review: American Express Centurion Lounge Houston (IAH)

This review is part of my ‘Quick Trip to Germany the Long Way‘ I started back in April – apologies … Read More!

Hotel Review: St. Ermin’s Hotel, Marriott Autograph Collection, London

Hotel Review: St. Ermin’s Hotel, Marriott Autograph Collection, London

Once we finally made it to London after our long adventure, we were absolutely thrilled with our lodging in the … Read More!

Royal Vacation: Getting there was the hardest part!

Royal Vacation: Getting there was the hardest part!

As you might notice, there is no initial “Flight Review” for the way over in the trip report log. There’s a reason … Read More!

Flight Review: Asiana A380 First Class Seoul (ICN) to New York (JFK)

Flight Review: Asiana A380 First Class Seoul (ICN) to New York (JFK)

The flight from Haneda to Seoul was pleasant and mostly uneventful. Now I had about an hour or … Read More!

Lounge Review: ANA Lounge Tokyo Haneda (HND)

With my wife now gone and my one night airport hotel stay complete it was time for an early morning wake-up for a flight back to the US! I hated … Read More!

Introduction: A Royal Vacation

Introduction: A Royal Vacation

I have been to London several times and Katie and I actually got engaged there.  Katie had always wanted to visit London and I thought that … Read More!

Hotel Review: The Beverly Hilton

Hotel Review: The Beverly Hilton

There are a few hotel reviews from random trips which I (and Joe) have been meaning to do and one of them is a hotel … Read More!

I don’t speak Japanese – 4 days in Tokyo!

I don’t speak Japanese – 4 days in Tokyo!

Now that I’ve covered off the hotels from our trip (here, here and here), it’s time to talk … Read More!

Incredible First Class Fares from South Africa to the US!

Incredible First Class Fares from South Africa to the US!

I usually use miles to fly internationally in premium cabins but sometimes I like to go around and check out … Read More!

Flight Review: Emirates First Class 777 Dubai (DXB) – Dallas (DFW)

Flight Review: Emirates First Class DXB-DFW

With our time in both of Emirates’ impressive First Class lounges over, it was time to head to our next flight, back to the … Read More!

Hotel Review: Royal Park Hotel The Haneda

Hotel Review: Royal Park Hotel The Haneda

Before I go into our time in Tokyo and what we saw, I wanted to cover our 3rd and final hotel of the … Read More!