Lounge Reviews

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Review: American Airlines Admirals Club Los Angeles (LAX)

While the American Airlines Admirals Club at Los Angeles International Airport has scaled back amenities during the pandemic, you can still enjoy a quiet place to relax... Read More

The Points of Life
Champagne, Cigars, Caviar? The Most Clever Lounge Perk

Instead of writing about fine dining, I would like to point out lounges that have creative offerings. I will start in reverse order.  The post Champagne, Cigars,... Read More

The Points of Life
Priority Pass Sanya: Like Flint’s Empress of China

Priority Pass Sanya Lounge Review is part of The Year of the Monkey Trip Report which covers the following places: New York, New York  Bangkok, Thailand Kuala... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Lufthansa Lounge Newark (EWR)

The Lufthansa Lounge in Newark Liberty International (EWR) is currently just a shell of its former shelf. It beats waiting in dilapidated Terminal B, but set your... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Priority Pass Lounge Mexico City Airport Review

Mexico City airport has a few Priority pass lounges, and while the American Airlines Admiral’s club was fine, we thought we’d see about one of the other... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: American Express Centurion Lounge Covid Edition

The American Express centurion lounges have been closed since March 21, 2020 due to the covid pandemic. American Express is slowly reopening lounges with the first... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Review: American Express Centurion Lounge New York (JFK)

America Express has opened its latest Centurion Lounge at New York John F. Kennedy (JFK) today and we were able to check out this nifty club on the opening day! The... Read More

Traveling For Miles
American Express Centurion Lounge At JFK Will Open “In The Coming Days”

American Express has today announced that it will open its 13th Centurion Lounge at New York JFK Airport Terminal 4 "in the "coming days". While that's hardly a precise... Read More

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Review: United Club Washington National (DCA)

I consider the United Club Washington National (DCA) to be the most beautiful of all United Clubs. It transports you back to the golden era of travel. United Club... Read More

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Review: Turkish Airlines Lounge Washington Dulles (IAD)

The Turkish Airlines Lounge in Washington Dulles was one of my favorite Star Alliance and Priority Pass lounges in the USA due its excellent food selection. But be... Read More

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Priority Pass Lisbon: Another PP for the Books

Priority Pass Lisbon is part of the #NoCollusion, No Albania for TPOL where I break my 100 country count mark. See the World Map for where I’ve... Read More

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Review: British Airways Lounge Washington Dulles (IAD)

This is a review of the British Airways Lounge in Washington Dulles as it appears during Priority Pass hours. British Airways Washington Dulles Lounge Review This visit... Read More

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Review: Air France – KLM Lounge Washington Dulles (IAD)

The Air France – KLM lounge at Washington Dulles is my favorite Air France lounge in the USA and with a swanky second level, now even nicer than before. Air France... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Review: Delta Sky Club New York John F. Kennedy T4 (JFK)

Delta has two Sky Clubs at its hub at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). One is located in Terminal 2, and its larger is located at Terminal... Read More

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Review: Air Canada Transborder Maple Leaf Lounge Toronto (YYZ)

While not my favorite Maple Leaf lounge, the Air Canada Transborder Lounge in Toronto Pearson offers food, drink, and a place to spread out ahead of your flight to the... Read More

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Review: Air Canada Signature Suite Toronto (YYZ)

The Air Canada Signature Suite in Toronto is the finest airport lounge in North America I have ever visited. Period. Air Canada Signature Suite Toronto Review Note this... Read More

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Review: United Club Los Angeles (LAX)

As my home airport lounge, I do admit a preferential bias toward it, but the United Club at LAX is one of the best in the United system. Here’s a detailed review.... Read More

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My Air France Sauna Experience In Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport

Few things are more therapeutic than 15-minutes in a hot sauna. I finally had the chance to enjoy a mini-spa day from the Air France Lounge at Paris CDG, the subject of... Read More

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Review: Finnair Schengen Lounge Helsinki (HEL)

Far better than the nearby Aspire Lounge, the Finnair Lounge in Helsinki’s Terminal 2 is spacious and comfortable with a decent food and drink selection and other... Read More

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Review: Aspire Lounge Helsinki (HEL)

While the Helsinki Aspire Lounge checks off many boxes when it comes to basic lounge amenities, I found it too crowded to enjoy. Aspire Lounge Helsinki Review Ah,... Read More

The Points of Life
Eva Air Lounge Taipei: Don’t Arrive Early

If I was here for a couple of hours, I probably would have been satisfied with what it offers. Staying all day was not my idea of a great lounge time.  The post Eva... Read More

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Review: Finnair Business Lounge Helsinki (HEL)

The newly-renovated Finnair Business Lounge in Helsinki represents a huge leap forward in terms of both space and comfort from the older lounge. This review highlights... Read More

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Review: Finnair Platinum Wing Helsinki (HEL)

Few lounges make me more excited to return to the skies than the Finnair Platinum Wing in Helsinki. This instantly became one of my favorite lounges in the world and is... Read More

The Points of Life
Easy-Boarding Lounge Guangzhou: Don’t Pass on This Priority (If It’s Open)

It's the final countdown. The ANA Take Me 'Round the World Trip is almost over. The post Easy-Boarding Lounge Guangzhou: Don’t Pass on This Priority (If It’s... Read More

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Review: British Airways Galleries First Lounge London (LHR – T3)

The British Airways Galleries First Lounge in London Heathrow is my last choice among oneworld emerald lounges in Terminal 3, but nevertheless offers comfortable space,... Read More

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Review: American Airlines International First Class Lounge London (LHR)

As I did with my review of the adjoining Admirals Club in LHR, let’s start with a question. Why publish a lounge review of a lounge that likely will never re-open?... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: American Airlines Admirals Club London (LHR)

So, I guess we’ll start with a question. Why publish a lounge review of a lounge that likely will never re-open? Well, because the last six months have unleashed a... Read More

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Review: Cathay Pacific Business Class Lounge London (LHR)

The Cathay Pacific business class lounge in London Heathrow Terminal 3 is a spacious and comfortable with great food and beverage options. For a review of the adjoining... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Cathay Pacific First Class Lounge London (LHR)

To say I was impressed by the Cathay Pacific first class in London Heathrow T3 would be an understatement. While not as grand as The Pier, I have yet to visit a nicer... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Kapazitätsprobleme bei den geöffneten Lufthansa Lounges

Bei den Lufthansa Lounges mehren sich Berichte über Kapazitätsprobleme ... Read More

No Mas Coach!
American Airlines Re-Opening Admiral’s Clubs in 10 cities

American Airlines has had a sort of summer revival as of late. Airplane loads are 3x what they were in April and rising. Because of that, travelers are demanding a... Read More

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