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    Traveler: Flying The British Queen Of The Skies – Round Trip To New York

Traveler: Flying The British Queen Of The Skies – Round Trip To New York

There is no other way to truly fly across the Atlantic, is there? In this review, I will look at my round trip with British Airways (BA) starting at London-Heathrow and jumping across the pond to New York onboard the majestic Boeing 747-400. British Airways has come under scrutiny in recent years, for turning to a low-cost model on European flights, then for notoriously poor long haul catering, that was

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    Traveler: Flying The Quirky Volotea To Prague Onboard Boeing 717

Traveler: Flying The Quirky Volotea To Prague Onboard Boeing 717

As I put pen to paper tonight, on a typically British summer evening, it’s wet, it’s cold, the heating is on and a Simon Cowell reality TV show is droning on in the background. I have pondered how to write this review and keep it on topic. I write my reviews in a regimented manner, to try and cover the entire journey experience from booking the flight, to checking in,

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    Traveler: TAP Air Portugal Inaugural To Chicago, A330neo Business Class

Traveler: TAP Air Portugal Inaugural To Chicago, A330neo Business Class

TAP Air Portugal has been expanding its North American gateways this year, and I was delighted to be invited on its first-ever flight from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to Lisbon Airport on June 1. Currently scheduled for five times a week—every day except Tuesday and Thursday–the nonstop was on the A330-900, the new wide-body plane TAP is proud to be the first airline in the industry to fly. This was

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    Traveler: The Scandinavian Way to London with SAS

Traveler: The Scandinavian Way to London with SAS

What is better than taking one flight to get home with a seriously bad hangover? Taking two flights, of course. In this review, I will consider the service provided by Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) on a two-sector trip from Gdansk Poland to London Heathrow England transiting Copenhagen Denmark. Flight Details Sector One Flight Number: SAS756 Operated by CityJet Ireland From: Gdansk Poland GDN/EPGD To: Copenhagen Denmark CPH/EKCH Departure Time Planned:

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    Traveler: Flying From Heathrow To Warsaw On LOT Polish

Traveler: Flying From Heathrow To Warsaw On LOT Polish

As an #avgeek, when one receives an invitation to a wedding in another country, the first thing one thinks about is, ‘how to get there the most exciting and difficult way possible.’ I chose this route, as an attempt to sample the ill-fated Boeing 737 MAX. But this was not meant to happen, and I ended up flying on a regional Embraer E195. Former Soviet Union airlines have long had

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    Window vs. Aisle Seat? Where Most People Prefer To Sit

Window vs. Aisle Seat? Where Most People Prefer To Sit

When it comes to where you sit on a plane, location matters. So, which is it? Window seat, aisle seat or even the middle seat? Thomas Cook Airlines did a little research on some of its routes and came up with a winning answer. A poll of 2,000 British travelers revealed that the window seat is the most popular, with 61% favoring it when flying. A third (31%) said that

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    Full Review: Welcome Onboard The Inaugural ANA A380 Flight

Full Review: Welcome Onboard The Inaugural ANA A380 Flight

TOKYO — All Nippon Airways (ANA) has become the last new operator of the Airbus A380, launching commercial operations with the double-decker plane exclusively on the Tokyo-Narita International Airport (NRT) to Honolulu (HNL) rotation. The European planemaker decided to pull the plug on the production of the world’s largest passenger aircraft in 2021. With only about 65 firm orders left to fulfill, ANA became the last new customer to ever

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    What to Consider When Planning an Overseas Vacation

What to Consider When Planning an Overseas Vacation

Planning your next getaway is an exciting time as the world is your oyster! You get to decide which part of this amazing world you go to, how long for and who with. However, there are a few factors you need to consider when deciding where to go overseas, as outlined below. Who Goes There Probably the biggest decision to make is who you want to go with. Do you

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    Traveler: Round Trip To San Francisco With French Bee

Traveler: Round Trip To San Francisco With French Bee

As part of the Airways May 2019 cover story on French leisure, low-cost/long-haul carrier, French Bee, we flew with the airline from its Paris-Orly base to San Francisco, testing its Premium Economy and Economy Class products. Read the High Flyer Interview with French bee’s President, Marc Rochet. Outbound: Paris – San Francisco in Ecoblue Flight information: Flight Number: BF710 Route: Paris Orly (ORY) – San Francisco (SFO) – Papeete (PPT)

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    Traveler: Experiencing Generation easyJet – Onboard the Airbus A320neo (+Photos)

Traveler: Experiencing Generation easyJet – Onboard the Airbus A320neo (+Photos)

Introduction Come on, let’s fly. This is Generation easyJet. In this review, I will take a look at a cheap and cheerful easyJet flight from Faro Portugal to London Luton Airport UK. easyJet, Ryanair and Norwegian dominate the low-cost market out of the UK. I will do other reviews into other low-cost airlines and will compare them side by side a little later in the year. Flight Details Flight Number:

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    How Travelers Can Embrace Luxury Travel

How Travelers Can Embrace Luxury Travel

Luxury travel is more than looking presentable at an airport or owning the most impressive suitcase. It is about traveling in style, increasing personal comfort and enjoying a greater level of service. With many airlines and brands aiming to provide travelers with exceptional travel experience, many people are investing in

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    How to Prepare for Your First Trip to the USA

How to Prepare for Your First Trip to the USA

If you are planning on venturing to the United States for the very first time, you’ll no doubt be unable to contain your excitement. A trip to the U.S. is one of life’s greatest pleasures. It is a culturally diverse nation, with much to see and do. Of course, America is

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    Top Flight Destinations for Sports Fans this Summer

Top Flight Destinations for Sports Fans this Summer

In 2018, we were treated to the World Cup, which went down surprisingly well across the vast nation of Russia. In 2019, there’s even more sporting action outside of the domestic league seasons, which is expected to drive sports fans to incredible destinations all around the world. The summer is

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    Traveler: Albertian Dreams – WestJet Goes Premium with the 787 Dreamliner (+Photos)

Traveler: Albertian Dreams – WestJet Goes Premium with the 787 Dreamliner (+Photos)

CALGARY – Founded in 1996, Alberta, Canada based WestJet is known for its low cost, no frills flights radiating from its home in Calgary.  The upstart LCC, known for its friendly “Westjetter” service, has established itself as a popular airline with travelers.  In May of 2016, WestJet began long-haul service

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