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New Airlines I’m Flying this Year

2016 is the year of a lot of travel for me, this includes various trips to Europe, South America, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East. I set myself a goal this year to travel as much as possible and also to try as many new airlines as possible. I want to share with all of you the new airlines I’m flying this year.. new airlines… Read More

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Places Where I’d Like to Live

There are several places around the world that simply fascinate me. The reasons behind those fascinations perhaps might be the culture, people, and general way of life of a place, region, and its people. I will be finishing university in about a year and therefore I’ve been thinking about where to live next, of course this might depend on where life takes me, but I’ve… Read More

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Taking Photos on Airplanes and in Lounges

One common task us bloggers face is taking pictures at airports, lounges, and of course, in airplanes. I love taking photos and sharing them with all of you – however the task of taking a photo in a lounge or on an airplane isn’t as easy as taking a picture of something in the park. The main reason being security, of course. Taking photos on… Read More

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My First Trip to Asia – Help!

Yes, I am a bit shocked I haven’t been to Asia yet. I know, I know.. I don’t really have a good reason as to why I haven’t been to Asia yet other than to say that I’ve been focusing on travelling around Europe and North America. Well, yesterday I wrote about how I booked the Etihad First Apartment MEL – AUH, so I will… Read More

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Booked: Etihad First Apartment – Melbourne to Abu Dhabi!

In a few weeks, American Airlines AAdvantage will be significantly changing their award chart and some awards will go up a lot of miles in price, therefore it is best to book aspirational awards before 22 March 2016. One of the most “hot” awards with AAdvantage right now is the Etihad First Apartment for as little as 40k miles. You can change the date/time for FREE with… Read More

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United Airlines First Class B737 Houston to Seattle

Breakfast and a Massage in Dallas – Introduction United Airlines 1977 Houston (IAH) – Seattle (SEA) Boeing 737-900 23 January 2016 My originally booked flight was scheduled to depart at 15:23, but since I volunteered to take the next flight for a $200 USD voucher, my new flight was departing at 18:03. By the time everything was processed and I received my voucher, it was already… Read More

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Gorgeous Flight Above Texas (DFW-IAH)

Breakfast and a Massage in Dallas – Introduction After spending a wonderful ~2 hours in the AMEX Centurion Lounge, it was time to return to Terminal E and fly back to Houston. It was a gorgeous day in both Dallas and Houston and that made it for some beautiful views from the aircraft flying DFW-IAH. The flight was operated by a United Express E170, the… Read More

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American Express The Centurion Lounge Dallas

Breakfast and a Massage in Dallas – Introduction The American Express Centurion Lounges are considered one of the best lounges throughout the United States. American Express is amazing at innovation and has truly created gorgeous and relaxing lounges at various airports in America. Current AMEX Centurion Lounges in the United States include: American Express The Centurion Lounge Las Vegas American Express The Centurion Lounge New… Read More

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United First Class Mileage Run (SEA-IAH-DFW)

Breakfast and a Massage in Dallas – Introduction The AMEX Centurion Studio closes at 22:00, which is a bit unfortunate since plenty of flights still depart between 22:00 and 23:59. Thankfully, the United Club is open really late, and I was able to relax there for a bit before boarding began at 23:24. United’s recent United Club food improvements are really lacking in Seattle. They… Read More

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Breakfast and a Massage in Dallas

Breakfast and a Massage in Dallas – Introduction Airports at Night are Relaxing United First Class Mileage Run (SEA-IAH-DFW) American Express The Centurion Lounge Dallas Gorgeous Flight Above Texas (DFW-IAH) United Airlines First Class B737 Houston to Seattle This past weekend I was finally able to fly a successful mileage run, unlike last weekend. I was basically able to book the same destination this weekend… Read More