“How bad could it be?” This was my thought going into AirAsia economy class SIN-DPS after a marathon flight from Washington (IAD) to Singapore (SIN) via Abu Dhabi (AUH) in business and first class. Ultimately, it was not bad at all. It was a convenient way to get to Bali. The Seat Like other ultra-low-cost carriers, Air Asia has slimline economy seats packed into the … [Read more...] about Review: AirAsia Economy Class SIN-DPS
After flying Etihad’s incredible first class product from Washington (IAD) to Abu Dhabi (AUH), I was curious how their business class would stack up. Of the Middle East carriers’ business class products, Etihad is often overshadowed by Qatar, known for its infamous Q-Suite. I flew Etihad Business Class B787-10 AUH-SIN for my second straight red eye. Etihad Business Class … [Read more...] about Review: Etihad Business Class B787-10 AUH-SIN: Underrated
Traveling is full of ups and downs. Sometimes things go worse than planned, and sometimes they go far better than planned. Despite facing cancelations and downgrades this summer, I got super lucky. On my recent flight from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Abu Dhabi (AUH), I got a free upgrade to Etihad $10,000 First Class. Here’s what happened: The Free Upgrade Story After … [Read more...] about My Lucky Day: A FREE Upgrade to Etihad $10,000 First Class
Throughout our lives, we have a lot of firsts. There are our first steps, first word, first day of school, first love, and so on. This is a review and story of my first time in first class and first time trying caviar, for that matter, when I flew Etihad First Class IAD-AUH while on my way to Singapore. It was an incredible experience all around with the best flight … [Read more...] about First Time Trying Caviar: Etihad First Class IAD-AUH B787-9 Review
From time to time, I will search for a particular flight only to find an interesting route or abnormality, and this happened when I was trying to figure out how I would fly home from East Africa, in particular, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ethiopian Airlines operates a flight from Addis Ababa to Washington Dulles (and JFK) with a stop in Lome, Togo, and I flew it. This is my 18 hour … [Read more...] about My 18 Hour Odd Business Class Experience: A Stop in Lome, Togo?